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CITY LINE AVENUE over SEPTA(BALA STATION)

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Coordinates:
+40.00070, -75.22754
40°00'03" N, 75°13'39" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:CITY LINE AVENUE over SEPTA(BALA STATION)
Structure number:000000000038305
Old structure number:670001006002540 (from 1992 edition)
Location:.5MI.S.BELMONT AVE3479D10
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Total length:62.0 ft. [18.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:50.5 ft. [15.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:83.0 ft. [25.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:18.0 ft. [5.5 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1910
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Arch - Deck [11]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2014 

Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:38,257 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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:51.8 tons [47.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:25.9 tons [23.5 metric tons]
Evaluation:Structurally deficient [1]
Sufficiency rating:28.4
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
May 201428.4Structurally deficient-PoorPoor38257
July 201229.1Structurally deficient-PoorPoor18217
July 201028.5Structurally deficient-PoorPoor24617
July 200828.5Structurally deficient-PoorPoor24617
July 200637.0Structurally deficient-PoorPoor41955
August 200437.0Structurally deficient-PoorPoor42706
July 200241.0Structurally deficient-PoorPoor45018
September 199941.0Structurally deficient-PoorPoor58981
September 199741.0Structurally deficient-PoorPoor57195
October 199537.0Structurally deficient-FairPoor56294
April 199437.0Structurally deficient-PoorPoor39200
February 199236.0Structurally deficient-PoorPoor39200