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UNION STREET over LONG ISLAND-PW BR

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Coordinates:
+40.75978, -73.82619
40°45'35" N, 73°49'34" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:UNION STREET over LONG ISLAND-PW BR
Structure number:000000002247040
Location:IN FLUSHING
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:52.8 ft. [16.1 m]
Total length:54.8 ft. [16.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:36.1 ft. [11.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:15.7 ft. [4.8 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1912
Year reconstructed:1998
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 22.5 / HS 25 [9]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Other [9]
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:12,184 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Excellent [9 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:92.5 tons [84.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:44.9 tons [40.8 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:92.4
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$1,865,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
September 201592.4Functionally obsoleteExcellentExcellentGood12184
August 201392.4Functionally obsoleteExcellentExcellentGood12184
September 201192.4Functionally obsoleteExcellentExcellentGood11700
September 200992.4Functionally obsoleteExcellentExcellentGood11042
October 200792.4Functionally obsoleteExcellentExcellentGood12600
June 200592.4Not deficientExcellentExcellentGood12600
June 200392.4Not deficientExcellentExcellentGood12600
July 200196.4Not deficientExcellentExcellentGood12600
April 199996.4Not deficientExcellentExcellentGood12600
August 199753.8Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactorySatisfactory12600
December 199517.0Structurally deficientPoorFairFair12600
November 199335.8Structurally deficientPoorFairFair12600
November 199133.5Structurally deficientPoorFairFair12600