+40.00961, -82.98739
40°00'35" N, 82°59'15" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:I-71 over OVER VELMA AVE
Structure number:2507986
Location:0.67 MI N OF 17TH AVE
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:44.9 ft. [13.7 m]
Total length:166.3 ft. [50.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:110.9 ft. [33.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:113.9 ft. [34.7 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1961
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Other [9]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:149,490 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:15% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Underclearances appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:79.7

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2017GoodGoodVery GoodGood14949079.7
August 2016GoodGoodVery GoodGood14949079.7
July 2015FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory13870079.7
August 2014FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory13870080.0
May 2013FairGoodExcellentSatisfactory13870061.7
July 2012FairGoodExcellentSatisfactory13870061.7
July 2011FairGoodExcellentSatisfactory13870061.7
September 2010FairVery GoodExcellentSatisfactory14336061.7
October 2009GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good14336061.9
October 2008GoodExcellentVery GoodVery Good14336061.9
November 2007FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory14336061.9
March 2006GoodGoodVery GoodGood13817061.9
March 2005GoodGoodVery GoodGood13817061.9
July 2003GoodGoodVery GoodGood4153066.8
September 2002GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood14669061.9
February 2000GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood14669061.9
February 1999GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood14669061.9
September 1996GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood12021061.9
December 1995GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood12021061.9
January 1995GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood12021061.9
April 1993GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good12021061.9
May 1992GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good12021061.9
June 1991PoorPoorSatisfactorySerious12021018.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
Reinforced Concrete Columneach2424000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.2281923060
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.342342000
Compression Jointlinear ft.228022800
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.333333000
Reinforced Concrete Slabsq. ft.18,98118,8919000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.18,48217,63285000