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AVENUE U over NYCTA-SEA BEACH

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Coordinates:
+40.59636, -73.97888
40°35'47" N, 73°58'44" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:AVENUE U over NYCTA-SEA BEACH
Structure number:000000002243810
Location:AT BENSONHURST
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:68.9 ft. [21.0 m]
Total length:73.8 ft. [22.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:79.1 ft. [24.1 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.5 ft. [4.1 m]
Owner:Other Local Agencies [25]
Year built:1995
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Main span material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main span design:Box beam or girders - Multiple [05]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:10,831 [as of 1999]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:75.8 tons [68.9 metric tons]
Inventory rating:45.9 tons [41.7 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:93.5
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$1,278,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
June 201493.5Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryVery Good10831
September 201274.3Functionally obsoleteVery GoodGoodExcellent10831
December 201074.3Functionally obsoleteVery GoodVery GoodExcellent10831
October 200874.5Functionally obsoleteVery GoodVery GoodExcellent8044
July 200674.3Functionally obsoleteVery GoodVery GoodExcellent10831
August 200474.3Functionally obsoleteVery GoodVery GoodExcellent10831
August 200274.3Not deficientExcellentExcellentExcellent10831
March 200078.3Not deficientExcellentExcellentExcellent10831
April 199878.3Not deficientExcellentExcellentExcellent10831
April 199639.5Structurally deficient-PoorPoor10000
August 199440.1Structurally deficient-PoorPoor10000
July 199240.1Structurally deficient-PoorPoor10000
October 199140.1Structurally deficient-PoorPoor10000