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FOURTH AVENUE over NYCTA BMT YARD TK

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Coordinates:
+40.65333, -74.00552
40°39'12" N, 74°00'20" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:FOURTH AVENUE over NYCTA BMT YARD TK
Structure number:000000002243839
Location:AT BOROUGH PARK
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:34.1 ft. [10.4 m]
Total length:37.1 ft. [11.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:76.1 ft. [23.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:120.1 ft. [36.6 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.1 ft. [4.3 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:Other Local Agencies [25]
Year built:1930
Year reconstructed:2001
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 22.5 / HS 25 [9]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
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:34,625 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Excellent [9 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:92.8 tons [84.4 metric tons]
Inventory rating:54.9 tons [49.9 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:87.8
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$2,499,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
July 201587.8Functionally obsoleteVery GoodExcellentGood34625
August 201387.8Functionally obsoleteVery GoodExcellentGood34625
August 201188.5Functionally obsoleteVery GoodExcellentVery Good29508
September 200988.2Not deficientExcellentExcellentVery Good31592
October 200788.5Not deficientExcellentExcellentVery Good29508
September 200588.5Not deficientExcellentExcellentVery Good29508
November 200387.5Not deficientExcellentExcellentVery Good29508
December 200191.8Not deficientExcellentExcellentVery Good29508
May 200048.7Structurally deficientPoorFairFair29508
August 199915.0Structurally deficientPoorPoorFair29508
July 199815.0Structurally deficientPoorPoorFair26704
October 19974.0Structurally deficientPoorSeriousSerious26704
June 19964.0Structurally deficientPoorSeriousSerious26704
December 19954.0Structurally deficientPoorSeriousPoor26704
June 199414.9Structurally deficientPoorSatisfactorySerious19000
August 19934.0Structurally deficientPoorSeriousSerious19000
June 19924.0Structurally deficientPoorSeriousPoor19000
November 199134.4Structurally deficientPoorPoorPoor19000