+40.70796, -73.95753
40°42'29" N, 73°57'27" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:SOUTH 9TH STREET over RTE I278, RTE I278
Structure number:000000001065490
Location:2.6 MI SW JCT I278 + I495
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:48.9 ft. [14.9 m]
Total length:97.8 ft. [29.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:34.1 ft. [10.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:51.5 ft. [15.7 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.1 ft. [4.3 m]
Skew angle:15°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1958
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:2
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Latex Concrete or similar additive [3]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:201 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:47.9 tons [43.5 metric tons]
Inventory rating:28.9 tons [26.3 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:90.1
Recommended work:Bridge deck rehabilitation with only incidental widening. [36]
Estimated cost of work:$2,666,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
May 201590.1Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood201
March 201490.1Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood201
July 201390.1Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood209
March 201289.8Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood5097
March 201088.9Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodGood5097
March 200888.9Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood5097
June 200788.9Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood5097
May 200688.9Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood5097
April 200589.9Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood5097
March 200489.9Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood5097
March 200279.8Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood5097
January 200093.7Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood5097
February 199893.9Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory1131
February 199681.9Functionally obsoleteFairFairFair1131
January 199481.9Functionally obsoleteFairFairFair600
January 199262.9Functionally obsoleteFairFairFair600
January 199081.9Functionally obsoleteFairFairFair600