+40.70958, -73.95659
40°42'34" N, 73°57'24" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.


Name:SOUTH 4TH STREET over RTE I278, RTE I278
Structure number:000000001065520
Location:2.4 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:115.8 ft. [35.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:61.4 ft. [18.7 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.4 ft. [4.4 m]
Skew angle:
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:3
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:3,012 [as of 2010]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
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:93.8
Recommended work:Bridge deck replacement with only incidental widening. [37]
Estimated cost of work:$45,890,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
March 201693.8FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO3012
February 201495.2FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO3088
February 201295.7FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO3000
February 201095.7FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO2478
February 200895.7FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO2644
February 200695.9FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO2478
January 200495.7GoodGoodGoodGoodFO2478
March 200288.5GoodGoodGoodGoodFO2478
June 200095.9GoodGoodGoodGoodFO2478
August 199882.9FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFairFO1116
October 199667.8PoorFairFairPoorSD1116
October 199448.1PoorFairFairPoorSD4800
July 199248.1PoorFairFairPoorSD4800
October 199048.1PoorFairFairPoorSD4800