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RTE I278 over FLUSHING AVENUE

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Coordinates:
+40.69811, -73.96249
40°41'53" N, 73°57'45" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:RTE I278 over FLUSHING AVENUE
Structure number:000000001065439
Location:3.3 MI SW JCT I278 + I495
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:76.8 ft. [23.4 m]
Total length:84.0 ft. [25.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:95.1 ft. [29.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:101.1 ft. [30.8 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.4 ft. [4.4 m]
Skew angle:25°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1954
Year reconstructed:1988
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Frame [07]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Integral Concrete (separate non-modified layer of concrete added to structural deck) [2]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:122,844 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:70.8 tons [64.4 metric tons]
Inventory rating:43.9 tons [39.9 metric tons]
Evaluation:Structurally deficient [1]
Sufficiency rating:61.0
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$14,932,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
February 201461.0Structurally deficientPoorPoorSatisfactory122844
February 201261.0Structurally deficientPoorPoorSatisfactory122800
February 201061.0Structurally deficientPoorPoorSatisfactory106858
March 200861.0Structurally deficientPoorPoorSatisfactory106858
February 200661.0Structurally deficientPoorPoorSatisfactory104757
February 200461.0Structurally deficientPoorPoorSatisfactory123573
March 200261.0Structurally deficientPoorPoorSatisfactory123095
January 200061.0Structurally deficientPoorPoorSatisfactory123095
February 199864.0Structurally deficient-PoorFair137441
March 199664.0Not deficient-PoorPoor101140
March 199467.0Not deficient-PoorPoor101140
January 199267.0Not deficient-PoorPoor113505
April 199070.0Not deficient-PoorPoor112297