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CONGRESS STREET over RTE I278, RTE I278

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Coordinates:
+40.68925, -73.99901
40°41'21" N, 73°59'56" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:CONGRESS STREET over RTE I278, RTE I278
Structure number:000000002230390
Location:1 MI SW JCT I278&BKLYN BR
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:39.7 ft. [12.1 m]
Total length:82.7 ft. [25.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:39.7 ft. [12.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:61.4 ft. [18.7 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:15.1 ft. [4.6 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1952
Year reconstructed:2005
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 22.5 / HS 25 [9]
Number of main spans:2
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
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:1,304 [as of 2001]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Excellent [9 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Excellent [9 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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]
Inventory rating:100.1 tons [91.0 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:94.0
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$2,814,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
March 201494.0Functionally obsoleteExcellentExcellentVery Good1304
March 201275.0Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good1304
April 201075.0Not deficientExcellentExcellentVery Good1304
April 200875.0Not deficientExcellentExcellentVery Good1370
April 200675.0Not deficientExcellentExcellentVery Good1304
April 200571.1Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodGood1304
April 200432.0Structurally deficientFairSeriousSatisfactory1304
April 200274.0Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactorySatisfactory1458
November 200074.0Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactorySatisfactory1458
December 199861.0Structurally deficientPoorFairSatisfactory1458
November 199647.0Structurally deficientPoorPoorPoor1458
December 199447.0Structurally deficientPoorPoorPoor2050
December 199247.0Structurally deficientPoorPoorPoor2050
October 199147.0Structurally deficientPoorPoorPoor2050