+32.49986, -97.33996
32°29'60" N, 97°20'24" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FM 731 over VILLAGE CREEK
Structure number:021270109404006
Location:1.6 MI S OF SH 174
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Total length:80.1 ft. [24.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:25.6 ft. [7.8 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1963
Historic significance:Bridge is possibly eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [3]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:6,450 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:67.2
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$303,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
October 2018GoodGoodGoodGood645067.2
October 2016GoodGoodGoodGood645066.9
October 2014GoodGoodGoodGood620067.0
October 2012GoodGoodGoodGood620067.0
October 2010GoodVery GoodGoodGood670069.1
October 2008GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood610070.2
October 2006GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood550070.4
October 2004GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood490071.2
October 2002GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood470070.2
October 2000GoodGoodVery GoodGood430070.3
October 1998GoodGoodVery GoodGood420070.3
January 1997GoodGoodVery GoodGood450070.3
November 1994GoodGoodVery GoodGood400060.1
October 1992GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood400062.6
April 1991FairVery GoodVery GoodSatisfactory380062.6