+40.73366, -73.92132
40°44'01" N, 73°55'17" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:RTE I495 over BQE NB TO LIE WB
Structure number:000000001076209
Location:JCT I278 & I495
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Other Freeways or Expressways (Urban) [12]
Length of largest span:55.8 ft. [17.0 m]
Total length:60.7 ft. [18.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:122.1 ft. [37.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:141.1 ft. [43.0 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:15.4 ft. [4.7 m]
Skew angle:40°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1969
Year reconstructed:2002
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: July 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:158,270 [as of 2005]
Truck traffic:13% of total traffic
Deck condition:Very Good [8 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:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Inventory rating:66.9 tons [60.8 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:96.0
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$653,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
July 201596.0Functionally obsoleteVery GoodVery GoodGood158270
July 201396.0Functionally obsoleteVery GoodVery GoodGood158270
July 201194.0Functionally obsoleteExcellentExcellentGood158300
July 200996.0Not deficientExcellentExcellentGood162990
August 200796.0Not deficientExcellentExcellentGood158270
August 200594.0Not deficientExcellentExcellentGood186779
June 200394.0Not deficientExcellentExcellentGood186779
March 200392.0Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactorySatisfactory178299
May 200089.7Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactorySatisfactory178299
June 199878.7Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactoryFair161049
June 199665.0Structurally deficientPoorFairPoor86792
April 199463.0Structurally deficientPoorFairPoor74035
May 199264.0Structurally deficientPoorFairPoor157430
July 199083.0Structurally deficientPoorFairFair122266