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RTE I278 over VARICK STREET

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Coordinates:
+40.72490, -73.93472
40°43'30" N, 73°56'05" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:RTE I278 over VARICK STREET
Structure number:00000000107569B
Location:1 MI SW JCT I278 & I495
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:73.8 ft. [22.5 m]
Total length:570.9 ft. [174.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:20.0 ft. [6.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:23.0 ft. [7.0 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:18.4 ft. [5.6 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1973
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:25
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:129,357 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:13% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 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:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Underclearances appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:82.6 tons [75.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:21.6 tons [19.6 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:62.1
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$21,985,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
May 201562.1Not deficientFairFairSatisfactory129357
May 201477.0Not deficientFairFairSatisfactory129357
June 201377.0Not deficientFairFairGood129400
May 201177.0Not deficientFairFairGood57778
June 200977.0Not deficientFairFairGood57778
May 200777.0Not deficientFairFairGood57778
July 200565.0Functionally obsoleteFairFairGood57778
July 200365.0Functionally obsoleteFairFairGood57778
June 200164.1Functionally obsolete-FairGood104625
August 199965.1Functionally obsoleteFairFairGood104625
September 199734.1Structurally deficient-SeriousSatisfactory104625
June 199533.9Structurally deficient-SeriousFair104625
November 199333.9Structurally deficient-SeriousPoor104625
December 199133.9Structurally deficient-SeriousPoor104625