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METROPOLITAN AVE over LG IS/ NY & ATLAN

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Coordinates:
+40.71270, -73.90061
40°42'46" N, 73°54'02" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:METROPOLITAN AVE over LG IS/ NY & ATLAN
Structure number:000000001247560
Location:AT MASPETH
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:28.9 ft. [8.8 m]
Total length:61.7 ft. [18.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:374.0 ft. [114.0 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:15.7 ft. [4.8 m]
Skew angle:39°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1915
Year reconstructed:1944
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [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:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2015 

Status:Posted for other load-capacity restriction [R]
Average daily traffic:21,623 [as of 2010]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:52.0 tons [47.3 metric tons]
Inventory rating:21.5 tons [19.5 metric tons]
Evaluation:Structurally deficient [1]
Sufficiency rating:44.2
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$37,513,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
October 201544.2Structurally deficientPoorFairFair21623
September 201444.2Structurally deficientPoorFairFair21623
August 201344.2Structurally deficientPoorFairFair21623
October 201244.2Structurally deficientPoorFairFair21600
September 201144.2Structurally deficientPoorFairFair21600
December 201044.5Structurally deficientPoorFairFair19617
October 200944.5Structurally deficientPoorFairFair19617
October 200844.5Structurally deficientPoorFairFair19617
September 200744.2Structurally deficientPoorFairFair22175
October 200644.2Structurally deficientPoorFairFair22175
June 200542.9Structurally deficientPoorFairFair31900
May 200442.9Structurally deficientPoorFairFair31900
June 200342.9Structurally deficientPoorFairFair31900
August 200242.4Functionally obsoleteFairFairFair31900
July 200146.8Functionally obsoleteFairFairFair31900
June 200044.6Structurally deficientPoorFairFair31900
May 199944.6Structurally deficientPoorFairFair31900
June 199844.6Structurally deficientPoorFairFair31900
September 199726.5Structurally deficientPoorFairPoor31900
September 199619.3Structurally deficientPoorPoorPoor31900
September 199522.1Structurally deficientPoorPoorPoor31900
November 199322.1Structurally deficientPoorPoorPoor31900
November 199119.5Structurally deficientPoorPoorPoor31900