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EAST 149TH STREET over METRO NO COMMUTER

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Coordinates:
+40.81819, -73.92582
40°49'05" N, 73°55'33" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:EAST 149TH STREET over METRO NO COMMUTER
Structure number:000000002241560
Location:AT MELROSE
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:43.0 ft. [13.1 m]
Total length:278.9 ft. [85.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:69.9 ft. [21.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:100.1 ft. [30.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:15.7 ft. [4.8 m]
Skew angle:99°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1906
Year reconstructed:1982
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:8
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Girder and floorbeam system [03]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:19,011 [as of 1997]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
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]
Operating rating:46.9 tons [42.6 metric tons]
Inventory rating:27.9 tons [25.4 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:73.4
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$634,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
May 201473.4Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodFair19011
May 201279.8Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodFair19011
May 201079.8Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodFair19011
April 200879.2Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodFair22554
April 200691.0Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodSatisfactory19011
April 200491.0Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodSatisfactory19011
March 200291.2Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodGood19011
March 200095.3Not deficientGoodGoodGood19011
November 199896.3Not deficientGoodGoodSatisfactory19011
May 199650.2Structurally deficientFairFairPoor9900
August 199448.8Structurally deficientFairFairPoor9900
August 199248.8Structurally deficientFairFairPoor9900
September 199053.6Structurally deficientFairFairPoor9900