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RTE I278 over RTE I278, BROOKLYN BRIDG

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Coordinates:
+40.70343, -73.99125
40°42'12" N, 73°59'29" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:RTE I278 over RTE I278, BROOKLYN BRIDG
Structure number:000000002268508
Location:ADJACENT TO YORK STREET
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:52.8 ft. [16.1 m]
Total length:535.8 ft. [163.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:33.5 ft. [10.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:38.4 ft. [11.7 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1944
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:11
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Frame [07]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:106,102 [as of 2006]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:85.9 tons [78.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:21.6 tons [19.6 metric tons]
Evaluation:Structurally deficient [1]
Sufficiency rating:28.1
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$20,090,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
June 201528.1Structurally deficientPoorPoorGood106102
July 201343.0Structurally deficientPoorPoorGood53051
June 201143.0Structurally deficientPoorPoorGood53050
May 200945.0Structurally deficientFairPoorGood122522
May 200745.0Structurally deficientFairPoorGood122522
May 200545.0Structurally deficientFairPoorGood122522
May 200333.9Structurally deficientFairPoorGood122522
May 200129.0Structurally deficientFairPoorGood151509
April 200032.0Structurally deficientSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory151509
July 199932.0Structurally deficientSatisfactoryFairPoor137035
August 199832.0Structurally deficientSatisfactoryPoorFair123078
June 199732.0Structurally deficient-PoorFair121124
May 199616.0Structurally deficient-SeriousFair121124
April 199516.0Structurally deficient-SeriousFair121124
February 199331.9Structurally deficient-PoorPoor112699
199374.0Functionally obsolete---84250