+40.70111, -73.98677
40°42'04" N, 73°59'12" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:RTE I278 over JAY STREET
Structure number:000000002230470
Location:.3 MI E I278+BKLYN BR
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:65.0 ft. [19.8 m]
Total length:66.9 ft. [20.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:70.9 ft. [21.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:76.1 ft. [23.2 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.8 ft. [4.5 m]
Skew angle:25°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1956
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Frame [07]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:115,298 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Underclearances appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:98.8 tons [89.8 metric tons]
Inventory rating:47.9 tons [43.5 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:65.0
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$10,490,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
January 201465.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood115298
February 201254.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryFairGood115300
February 201054.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryFairGood86608
March 200854.0Functionally obsoleteGoodFairVery Good106079
April 200654.0Functionally obsoleteGoodFairVery Good86608
April 200453.0Functionally obsoleteGoodFairVery Good86608
March 200253.0Functionally obsoleteGoodFairGood86441
January 200064.0Functionally obsoleteGoodSatisfactoryVery Good153065
February 199853.0Functionally obsolete-FairGood112599
April 199639.0Structurally deficient-PoorSatisfactory108247
February 199439.0Structurally deficient-PoorFair77975
January 199239.0Structurally deficient-PoorFair113505
April 199039.0Structurally deficient-PoorFair103251