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METROPOLITAN AVE over ENGLISH KILLS

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Coordinates:
+40.71436, -73.93095
40°42'52" N, 73°55'51" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:METROPOLITAN AVE over ENGLISH KILLS
Structure number:000000002240290
Location:ONE MILE EAST OF BQ EXP
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:111.9 ft. [34.1 m]
Total length:162.1 ft. [49.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:53.2 ft. [16.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:65.0 ft. [19.8 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.8 ft. [4.5 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1931
Year reconstructed:2006
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Movable - Bascule [16]
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: July 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:33,128 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Excellent [9 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Pier/abutment protection:In place and functioning [2]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Operating rating:68.3 tons [62.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:31.0 tons [28.2 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:60.7
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$22,584,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
July 201560.7Not deficientExcellentFairSatisfactory33128
July 201346.4Not deficientExcellentFairSatisfactory33128
June 201172.3Not deficientExcellentExcellentExcellent33100
July 200972.3Not deficientExcellentExcellentExcellent32590
July 200771.8Not deficientExcellentExcellentExcellent40970
September 200568.0Not deficientExcellentExcellentExcellent14123
August 200441.8Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory14123
November 200341.8Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory14123
July 200137.2Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory35449
November 199959.1Not deficientSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory40812
November 199737.9Structurally deficientFairPoorFair35757
July 19959.2Structurally deficientPoorPoorPoor32322
September 19939.2Structurally deficientPoorPoorPoor23300
July 199131.8Structurally deficientFairPoorPoor40936