+40.70891, -73.95697
40°42'32" N, 73°57'25" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.


Name:SOUTH 5TH STREET over RTE I278, RTE I278
Structure number:000000001065510
Location:2.5 MI SW JCT I278 + I495
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:48.9 ft. [14.9 m]
Total length:98.8 ft. [30.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:34.1 ft. [10.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:51.5 ft. [15.7 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.4 ft. [4.4 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1958
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:2
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2016 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:7,364 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:52.9 tons [48.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:31.9 tons [29.0 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:90.6
Recommended work:Bridge deck replacement with only incidental widening. [37]
Estimated cost of work:$14,057,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
March 201690.6FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactoryFO7364
February 201490.6FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactoryFO7483
March 201289.3FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactoryFO7300
March 201090.6FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO5263
February 200890.5FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO7355
February 200693.6FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO5263
February 200493.6FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO5263
March 200288.8FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO5263
February 200091.7FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO5263
February 199878.8FairFairSatisfactoryFairFO4205
March 199663.3PoorPoorFairPoorSD4205
February 199462.5PoorPoorFairPoorSD4000
January 199262.5PoorPoorFairPoorSD4000
January 199064.5PoorFairFairPoorSD4000