+40.00944, -82.98722
40°00'34" N, 82°59'14" 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:15.1 ft. [4.6 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: August 2016

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]
Operating rating:58.1 tons [52.8 metric tons]
Inventory rating:34.5 tons [31.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:79.7

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
August 201679.7GoodGoodVery GoodGood-149490
July 201579.7FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory-138700
August 201480.0FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory-138700
May 201361.7FairGoodExcellentSatisfactory-138700
July 201261.7FairGoodExcellentSatisfactory-138700
July 201161.7FairGoodExcellentSatisfactory-138700
September 201061.7FairVery GoodExcellentSatisfactory-143360
October 200961.9GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good-143360
October 200861.9GoodExcellentVery GoodVery Good-143360
November 200761.9FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory-143360
March 200661.9GoodGoodVery GoodGood-138170
March 200561.9GoodGoodVery GoodGood-138170
July 200366.8GoodGoodVery GoodGood-41530
September 200261.9GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-146690
February 200061.9GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-146690
February 199961.9GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-146690
September 199661.9GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-120210
December 199561.9GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-120210
January 199561.9GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-120210
April 199361.9GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-120210
May 199261.9GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-120210
June 199118.0PoorPoorSatisfactorySeriousSD120210

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2016 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1. Good2. Fair3. Poor4. Serious
Reinforced Concrete Columneach2424000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.228022800
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.342342000
Compression Jointlinear ft.228022800
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.333333000
Reinforced Concrete Slabsq. ft.18,98118,9216000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.18,48218,482000