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RTE I495 over FLUSHING MEADOW

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Coordinates:
+40.74961, -73.83464
40°44'59" N, 73°50'05" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:RTE I495 over FLUSHING MEADOW
Structure number:00000000105578E
Location:NORTH JCT OF I495 & I678
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:73.8 ft. [22.5 m]
Total length:358.9 ft. [109.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:20.0 ft. [6.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:23.3 ft. [7.1 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1963
Year reconstructed:1996
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:5
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Integral Concrete (separate non-modified layer of concrete added to structural deck) [2]

Latest Available Inspection: April 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:4,582 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
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:88.9
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$6,474,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
April 2016FairFairGoodGood458288.9
April 2014FairFairVery GoodGood394187.9
May 2012FairFairVery GoodGood336687.9
May 2010FairFairVery GoodGood336687.9
May 2008FairFairVery GoodGood336687.9
May 2006FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory336690.7
April 2004FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory336690.7
June 2002FairFairGoodGood11223985.1
March 2000FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory11223985.1
May 1998FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory11223985.1
May 1996PoorPoorFairFair11223965.7
June 1994PoorPoorFairFair11223967.8
September 1992PoorPoorPoorPoor11223949.7
November 1990PoorPoorPoorPoor11223949.7