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ASTORIA BOULEVARD over RTE I278

Map 

Coordinates:
+40.76594, -73.89344
40°45'57" N, 73°53'36" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:ASTORIA BOULEVARD over RTE I278
Structure number:000000001072010
Location:JCT OF GCP & BQE EAST LEG
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:59.7 ft. [18.2 m]
Total length:61.7 ft. [18.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:42.0 ft. [12.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:57.1 ft. [17.4 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.5 ft. [4.1 m]
Skew angle:57°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1942
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Girder and floorbeam system [03]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2016 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:36,500 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:62.4 tons [56.7 metric tons]
Inventory rating:24.9 tons [22.6 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:33.0
Recommended work:Bridge deck replacement with only incidental widening. [37]
Estimated cost of work:$21,160,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
June 201633.0PoorPoorPoorFairSD36500
July 201525.6PoorSeriousPoorFairSD35540
July 201461.2PoorPoorFairFairSD35540
August 201361.2PoorPoorFairFairSD35540
August 201261.2PoorPoorFairFairSD35500
October 201162.6PoorPoorFairFairSD17530
September 201062.6PoorPoorFairFairSD17530
August 200960.7PoorPoorFairFairSD41364
September 200862.6PoorPoorFairFairSD17530
August 200662.6PoorPoorSatisfactoryFairSD17530
August 200462.6PoorPoorSatisfactoryFairSD17530
August 200263.3PoorPoorSatisfactoryFairSD8791
June 200162.3PoorPoorSatisfactoryFairSD8791
April 200048.0PoorPoorFairPoorSD8791
June 199948.0PoorPoorFairPoorSD8791
August 199827.2PoorPoorFairSeriousSD20341
July 199746.6PoorPoorPoorPoorSD20341
July 19963.3PoorPoorPoorPoorSD20341
June 199529.2PoorPoorPoorPoorSD16120
August 199429.2PoorPoorPoorPoorSD16120
August 19922.4PoorSeriousPoorSeriousSD16120
October 199039.1PoorPoorPoorPoorSD16120