+40.69993, -73.96173
40°41'60" N, 73°57'42" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.


Name:RTE I278 over KENT AVENUE
Structure number:000000001065449
Location:3.2 MI SW JCT I278 + I495
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:97.8 ft. [29.8 m]
Total length:102.7 ft. [31.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:96.5 ft. [29.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:102.4 ft. [31.2 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.8 ft. [4.5 m]
Skew angle:23°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1956
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:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
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:Good [7 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:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Underclearances appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:74.8 tons [68.0 metric tons]
Inventory rating:36.0 tons [32.7 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:92.0
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$572,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
February 201492.0Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood122844
February 201292.0Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood122800
February 201092.0Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood106858
April 200892.0Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood106858
February 200692.0Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood104757
February 200492.0Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood123573
March 200292.0Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood123095
January 200092.0Not deficientGoodVery GoodGood123095
January 199892.0Not deficientSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory137441
January 199662.0Not deficientPoorSatisfactoryPoor101140
January 199462.0Not deficientPoorSatisfactoryPoor101140
January 199295.0Not deficientPoorSatisfactorySatisfactory113505
January 199098.0Not deficientVery GoodSatisfactorySatisfactory112297