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KY-259 over WESTERN KENTUCKY PARKWAY

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Coordinates:
+37.46611, -86.29250
37°27'58" N, 86°17'33" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:KY-259 over WESTERN KENTUCKY PARKWAY
Structure number:043B00098N
Location:OVER WEST KY PKWY NTRCH
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:73.2 ft. [22.3 m]
Total length:233.9 ft. [71.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:77.1 ft. [23.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:80.1 ft. [24.4 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:2004
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 22.5 / HS 25 [9]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:12,247 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Deck condition:Very Good [8 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:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:91.3

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
October 2018GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood1224791.3
October 2016GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood1419690.8
May 2015GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood1419690.8
October 2014GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good1419690.8
October 2013GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good1475290.6
October 2011GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good1440090.7
September 2009GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good1280096.4
October 2007GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good1180096.7
March 2005GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good1384796.1

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Prestressed Concrete Girder/Beamlinear ft.2,5742,573100
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.18,72018,720000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Columneach1818000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.160160000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.240240000
Bearings
Elastomeric Bearingeach8888000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.4684482000