IRR E0040 over ELM CREEK


+36.95802, -94.89190
36°57'29" N, 94°53'31" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:IRR E0040 over ELM CREEK
Structure number:031150000000000
Old structure number:58E0040N4540006 (from 1992 edition)
Location:1.N 1.5W OF COMMERCE
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Local (Rural) [09]
Length of largest span:81.0 ft. [24.7 m]
Total length:81.0 ft. [24.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:22.3 ft. [6.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:22.3 ft. [6.8 m]
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1930
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Truss - Thru [10]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Bridge closed to all traffic [K]
Average daily traffic:100 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Water adequacy appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:37.9
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$463,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2017FairFairFairSatisfactory10037.9
June 2015FairFairFairSatisfactory10037.9
May 2014PoorFairPoorFair10037.9
June 2013PoorFairPoorFair10037.9
June 2011FairFairFairSatisfactory10038.9
August 2009FairFairFairSatisfactory10037.9
May 2007FairFairFairSatisfactory10037.9
May 2005FairFairFairSatisfactory10037.9
May 2003PoorFairPoorSatisfactory10037.9
June 2001PoorFairPoorSatisfactory10037.9
February 1999PoorPoorPoorFair10035.9
January 1997PoorPoorPoorFair10035.9
February 1995FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory10046.7
September 1992FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory10046.7
August 1990GoodGoodGoodGood10048.7