+40.70165, -73.99201
40°42'06" N, 73°59'31" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:RTE I278 over OLD FULTON ST
Structure number:000000002230888
Location:0.1 MI E JCT I278 & BK BR
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:61.7 ft. [18.8 m]
Total length:125.0 ft. [38.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:36.1 ft. [11.0 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:15.4 ft. [4.7 m]
Skew angle:45°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1948
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:Girder and floorbeam system [03]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:139,864 [as of 2004]
Truck traffic:9% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
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:63.0 tons [57.3 metric tons]
Inventory rating:25.0 tons [22.7 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:53.7
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$2,534,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
July 201453.7Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory139864
June 201267.4Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory139864
July 201067.4Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory139864
August 200871.7Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory71044
May 200671.6Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory71070
May 200467.4Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory139864
May 200250.2Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory151509
November 200052.6Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory151509
August 199966.5Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory137035
September 199837.0Structurally deficientGoodPoorSatisfactory123078
August 199720.0Structurally deficient-SeriousSatisfactory121124
April 199620.0Structurally deficient-SeriousFair121124
April 199437.0Structurally deficient-PoorFair121124
February 199237.0Structurally deficient-PoorFair113505
August 199048.0Structurally deficientPoorFairFair116119