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EAST 161ST STREET over METRO NO COMMUTER

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Coordinates:
+40.82496, -73.91650
40°49'30" N, 73°54'59" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:EAST 161ST STREET over METRO NO COMMUTER
Structure number:000000002241610
Location:EAST 161ST STREET
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:69.9 ft. [21.3 m]
Total length:72.8 ft. [22.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:90.9 ft. [27.7 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Skew angle:28°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1928
Year reconstructed:1995
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Girder and floorbeam system [03]
Deck type:Closed Grating [4]
Wearing surface:Integral Concrete (separate non-modified layer of concrete added to structural deck) [2]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:23,794 [as of 2009]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 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:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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:66.1 tons [60.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:25.7 tons [23.4 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:77.8
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$58,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
September 201577.8Functionally obsoleteVery GoodGoodSatisfactory23794
September 201377.8Functionally obsoleteVery GoodGoodSatisfactory23794
October 201179.3Functionally obsoleteVery GoodGoodSatisfactory17056
December 200977.8Functionally obsoleteVery GoodGoodSatisfactory23794
October 200759.0Functionally obsoleteExcellentGoodSatisfactory20384
June 200565.3Functionally obsoleteExcellentGoodSatisfactory17056
June 200365.3Not deficientExcellentGoodSatisfactory17056
November 200169.6Not deficientExcellentGoodSatisfactory17056
October 199969.6Not deficientExcellentSatisfactorySatisfactory17056
March 199559.4Structurally deficientPoorFairPoor12300
August 199259.4Structurally deficientPoorFairPoor12300
August 199057.2Structurally deficientSeriousFairPoor12300