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FLUSHING MEADOW over RTE I495, RTE I495, RTE

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Coordinates:
+40.74153, -73.84244
40°44'30" N, 73°50'33" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FLUSHING MEADOW over RTE I495, RTE I495, RTE
Structure number:000000001055070
Location:.2 MI NE JCT GCP & I495
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:65.9 ft. [20.1 m]
Total length:666.0 ft. [203.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:55.8 ft. [17.0 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1963
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:6
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]
Wearing surface:Integral Concrete (separate non-modified layer of concrete added to structural deck) [2]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Truck traffic:10% 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:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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]
Sufficiency rating:78.0
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$31,482,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
March 2016FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair-78.0
March 2014FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair9984.0
March 2012FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair9984.0
March 2010FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair9984.0
February 2008FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair9984.0
January 2006FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair9984.0
February 2004FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory9995.0
March 2002FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory9994.3
February 2000FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory9993.3
January 1998FairFairFairFair9981.3
February 1996PoorFairFairPoor9965.2
April 1994PoorFairFairPoor9965.2
June 1992PoorFairFairPoor9965.2
September 1990Poor--Poor9966.2