+39.98074, -94.58984
39°58'51" N, 94°35'23" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 169 S over 3RD FK PLATTE RVR
Structure number:5451
Old structure number:J 605 1 (from 1992 edition)
Location:S 27 T 60 N R 33 W
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Rural) [06]
Length of largest span:42.7 ft. [13.0 m]
Total length:170.0 ft. [51.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:26.9 ft. [8.2 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1931
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Tee beam [04]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,418 [as of 2018]
Truck traffic:21% of total traffic
Deck condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
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 protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge is scour critical; bridge foundations determined to be unstable. [3]
Sufficiency rating:16.2
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$1,169,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
December 2018PoorSeriousSeriousPoor241816.2
December 2017PoorSeriousSeriousPoor181119.3
December 2016PoorSeriousSeriousPoor181119.3
December 2015PoorSeriousSeriousPoor174019.9
December 2014PoorSeriousSeriousPoor174019.9
December 2013PoorPoorPoorFair170645.8
January 2013PoorPoorPoorFair171045.8
January 2012PoorPoorPoorFair191645.0
November 2010PoorPoorPoorFair195645.2
January 2010PoorPoorPoorFair168446.2
January 2009PoorPoorPoorFair181445.7
November 2007PoorPoorPoorFair194445.2
October 2005FairFairFairSatisfactory194463.6
November 2004FairFairFairSatisfactory177064.0
January 2003FairFairFairSatisfactory202461.2
November 2001FairFairFairSatisfactory196863.5
November 1999FairFairFairSatisfactory173763.8
November 1998FairFairFairSatisfactory173764.7
September 1997FairFairFairSatisfactory173762.7
January 1997FairFairFairFair166662.8
February 1996FairFairFairSatisfactory166664.8
December 1994FairFairFairSatisfactory160265.0
December 1993FairFairFairSatisfactory154965.1
October 1992FairFairFairSatisfactory154964.3
December 1991FairFairFairSatisfactory147764.5