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RTE I278 over BRONX RIVER AVE

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Coordinates:
+40.82277, -73.88396
40°49'22" N, 73°53'02" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:RTE I278 over BRONX RIVER AVE
Structure number:000000001075819
Location:.2 MI E I278+I878
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:92.9 ft. [28.3 m]
Total length:1082.7 ft. [330.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:77.1 ft. [23.5 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:92.9 ft. [28.3 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:19.7 ft. [6.0 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.1 ft. [4.3 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1968
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:9
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:111,349 [as of 2010]
Truck traffic:11% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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:39.9 tons [36.3 metric tons]
Inventory rating:24.0 tons [21.8 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:68.8
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$79,493,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
July 201568.8Not deficientFairFairFair111349
July 201380.0Not deficientFairFairFair111349
July 201180.0Not deficientFairFairFair111300
October 201080.0Not deficientFairFairFair99378
August 200980.0Not deficientFairFairFair99378
December 200881.0Not deficientFairSatisfactoryFair99378
August 200781.0Not deficientFairSatisfactoryFair99378
August 200581.0Not deficientFairSatisfactoryFair99378
August 200381.0Not deficientFairSatisfactoryFair99378
September 200181.0Not deficientFairSatisfactoryFair98994
September 199992.0Not deficientFairSatisfactorySatisfactory97765
July 199849.5Functionally obsoleteFairFairSatisfactory81153
August 199735.0Structurally deficientFairSeriousFair130647
July 199564.0Structurally deficientPoorPoorPoor128700
September 199364.0Structurally deficientPoorPoorPoor83150
November 199264.0Structurally deficientPoorPoorPoor127327
August 199148.0Structurally deficientPoorPoorSerious127327