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PARK AVENUE SB over EAST 45TH STREET

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Coordinates:
+40.75413, -73.97652
40°45'15" N, 73°58'35" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:PARK AVENUE SB over EAST 45TH STREET
Structure number:000000002245460
Location:IN MIDTOWN MANHATTAN
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:59.7 ft. [18.2 m]
Total length:61.7 ft. [18.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:25.3 ft. [7.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:38.4 ft. [11.7 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.5 ft. [4.1 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1920
Historic significance:Bridge is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [2]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Girder and floorbeam system [03]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Latex Concrete or similar additive [3]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2015 

Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:13,865 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 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:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:51.9 tons [47.2 metric tons]
Inventory rating:30.9 tons [28.1 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:56.9
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$3,489,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
June 201556.9Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair13865
May 201432.8Structurally deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair13865
May 201353.5Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair16230
May 201253.5Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair16230
June 201133.3Structurally deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair16230
June 201033.3Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair16230
July 200933.3Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair16224
August 200833.3Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair16224
July 200744.3Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory16224
June 200644.3Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory16230
July 200544.3Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory16230
July 200444.3Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory16230
August 200344.3Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory16230
May 200241.3Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory32164
April 200141.3Functionally obsolete-SatisfactorySatisfactory32164
April 200041.3Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory32164
May 19992.0Structurally deficientSatisfactorySeriousSerious32164
February 19982.0Structurally deficientSatisfactorySeriousSerious32164
March 19967.2Structurally deficientFairPoorSatisfactory32164
May 199437.7Functionally obsoleteFairFairVery Good12600
May 199237.7Functionally obsoleteFairFairVery Good12600
June 199047.3Functionally obsoleteFairFairFair12600