+40.69993, -73.96173
40°41'60" N, 73°57'42" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.


Name:RTE I278 over KENT AVENUE
Structure number:000000001065449
Location:3.2 MI SW JCT I278 + I495
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:97.8 ft. [29.8 m]
Total length:102.7 ft. [31.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:96.5 ft. [29.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:102.4 ft. [31.2 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.8 ft. [4.5 m]
Skew angle:23°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1956
Year reconstructed:1988
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span 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: February 2016 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:114,737 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:9% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Underclearances appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:98.8 tons [89.8 metric tons]
Inventory rating:58.9 tons [53.5 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:92.0
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$683,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
February 201692.0GoodGoodVery GoodGood-114737
February 201492.0GoodGoodVery GoodGood-122844
February 201292.0GoodGoodVery GoodGood-122800
February 201092.0GoodGoodVery GoodGood-106858
April 200892.0GoodGoodVery GoodGood-106858
February 200692.0GoodGoodVery GoodGood-104757
February 200492.0GoodGoodVery GoodGood-123573
March 200292.0GoodGoodVery GoodGood-123095
January 200092.0GoodGoodVery GoodGood-123095
January 199892.0FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory-137441
January 199662.0PoorPoorSatisfactoryPoor-101140
January 199462.0PoorPoorSatisfactoryPoor-101140
January 199295.0PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactory-113505
January 199098.0FairVery GoodSatisfactorySatisfactory-112297