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RTE 25 over EAST 59TH STREET, BRIDGE

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Coordinates:
+40.76037, -73.96292
40°45'37" N, 73°57'47" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:RTE 25 over EAST 59TH STREET, BRIDGE
Structure number:00000000224004D
Location:QUEENSBORO BR OVR EAST RV
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:50.9 ft. [15.5 m]
Total length:377.0 ft. [114.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:25.9 ft. [7.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:28.9 ft. [8.8 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:11.8 ft. [3.6 m]
Skew angle:40°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1929
Year reconstructed:1985
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:M 13.5 / H 15 [2]
Number of main spans:12
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Closed Grating [4]
Wearing surface:Other [9]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:73,597 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 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:38.3 tons [34.8 metric tons]
Inventory rating:18.9 tons [17.2 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:47.3
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$13,391,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
June 201447.3Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactorySatisfactory73597
June 201247.3Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactorySatisfactory73600
June 201056.9Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactorySatisfactory45150
July 200856.9Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactorySatisfactory45150
August 200656.9Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactorySatisfactory45150
August 200450.2Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactorySatisfactory45150
November 200239.7Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactorySatisfactory157381
October 200039.7Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactorySatisfactory157381
November 199856.9Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactorySatisfactory157381
December 199624.5Structurally deficientPoorPoorPoor157381
October 199427.5Structurally deficientPoorFairFair157381
December 19927.2Structurally deficientFairPoorFair157381
October 199019.6Structurally deficientPoorPoorFair157381