Active Project Report

SELPH LANDING BRIDGE #906-8.79 Project

Franklin County - SELPH LANDING BRIDGE #906-8.79

Project Number: 1118-03
From Milepost: 8.740 - To Milepost: 8.840
RATA funds: $ 72,600
Legislative District: 9
Status PE and Design
Date Approved: 2018

Selph Landing Bridge is a narrow 23 ft long single-span concrete slab / steel girder structure built in 1961 that serves both residential and commercial (farm equipment & truck) traffic. This structure was recently (April 2017) load restricted for AASHTO trucks & Special Hauling Vehicles (4 to 7 axles) due to concrete deck having numerous spalls with rusting reinforcing bar exposed on the underside (soffit). Also, there is a County road intersection (Richview Road) located near the southwest corner of the structure that is hard to negotiate with a truck without hitting the steel guardrail that is attached to the bridge.



Franklin County was recently awarded $290,460 in FHWA Bridge grant funds for the replacement of Selph Landing Bridge #906-8.79.



This project would replace the existing structure with a 50ft wide steel multi-plate arch structure that would meet AASHTO & SHV truck legal load requirements and provide a larger turning radius for trucks at Richview Road intersection.

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