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RTE I278 over METROPOLITAN AVE, LORIME

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Coordinates:
+40.71406, -73.95299
40°42'51" N, 73°57'11" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:RTE I278 over METROPOLITAN AVE, LORIME
Structure number:000000001065590
Location:2.1 MI SW JCT I278 & I495
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:85.0 ft. [25.9 m]
Total length:2534.9 ft. [772.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:88.3 ft. [26.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:93.5 ft. [28.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.1 ft. [4.3 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1950
Year reconstructed:1994
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:39
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans 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: March 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:135,778 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:59.8 tons [54.4 metric tons]
Inventory rating:36.0 tons [32.7 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:74.0
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$52,634,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
March 201474.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodGood135778
March 201274.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodGood135800
March 201074.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodGood123573
May 200874.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodGood123573
March 200674.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodGood123573
February 200474.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodGood123573
March 200254.4Not deficientSatisfactoryVery GoodGood123095
January 200072.7Not deficientSatisfactoryVery GoodGood123095
January 199823.2Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair137441
January 199646.0Not deficientFairSatisfactoryPoor101140
September 199446.0Not deficientFairFairPoor77975