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SEVENTH AVENUE over RTE I278, RTE I278

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Coordinates:
+40.63326, -74.01613
40°37'60" N, 74°00'58" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Facts 

Name:SEVENTH AVENUE over RTE I278, RTE I278
Structure number:000000001065300
Location:2 MI NE JCT I278+BELT PKY
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:89.9 ft. [27.4 m]
Total length:220.8 ft. [67.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:53.5 ft. [16.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:15.1 ft. [4.6 m]
Skew angle:35°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1964
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:7,888 [as of 2000]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:67.9 tons [61.7 metric tons]
Inventory rating:39.9 tons [36.3 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:65.4
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$12,380,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
March 201465.4Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodFair7888
April 201265.4Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodFair7888
April 201065.4Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodFair7888
May 200865.4Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodFair7888
March 200676.5Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory7888
March 200475.5Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryVery GoodSatisfactory7888
March 200277.5Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryVery GoodSatisfactory7888
March 200073.6Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryVery GoodSatisfactory7888
June 199861.5Functionally obsoleteFairFairFair7527
February 199649.0Structurally deficientFairPoorFair7527
March 199454.4Structurally deficientFairPoorPoor2060
March 199251.5Structurally deficientFairFairPoor2060
August 199049.5Structurally deficientPoorFairPoor2060