LIBERTY AVENUE over Rd under Span 3, NY & AT


+40.67342, -73.90309
40°40'24" N, 73°54'11" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.


Name:LIBERTY AVENUE over Rd under Span 3, NY & AT
Structure number:000000002243850
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:50.9 ft. [15.5 m]
Total length:114.8 ft. [35.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:36.4 ft. [11.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:57.7 ft. [17.6 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:20.3 ft. [6.2 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1909
Year reconstructed:2001
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 22.5 / HS 25 [9]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2014 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:4,645 [as of 2001]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Excellent [9 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Excellent [9 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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 desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Inventory rating:100.1 tons [91.0 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:92.8
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$3,748,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
September 201492.8Functionally obsoleteExcellentExcellentVery Good4645
September 201292.8Functionally obsoleteExcellentExcellentGood4645
December 201092.8Functionally obsoleteExcellentExcellentGood4645
October 200892.8Not deficientExcellentExcellentGood4708
June 200635.1Not deficientExcellentExcellentVery Good4645
March 200680.7Functionally obsoleteFairFairFair4645
August 200363.0Functionally obsoleteFairFairFair4645
October 200184.8Not deficientFairFairFair4402
October 199986.8Not deficientSatisfactoryFairFair4402
November 199883.8Structurally deficientPoorFairFair2800
December 199767.8Structurally deficientPoorPoorPoor2800
September 199636.0Structurally deficientPoorPoorPoor2800
August 199536.2Structurally deficientPoorPoorPoor2800
October 199436.2Structurally deficientPoorPoorPoor2800
September 199336.2Structurally deficientPoorPoorPoor2800
August 199236.2Structurally deficientPoorPoorPoor2800
November 199137.6Structurally deficientPoorPoorPoor2800