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METROPOLITAN AVE over LG IS/ NY & ATLAN

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Coordinates:
+40.71268, -73.90024
40°42'46" N, 73°54'01" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:METROPOLITAN AVE over LG IS/ NY & ATLAN
Structure number:000000001247560
Location:AT MASPETH
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:28.9 ft. [8.8 m]
Total length:62.0 ft. [18.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:374.0 ft. [114.0 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Skew angle:40°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1915
Year reconstructed:1944
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [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:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: November 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for other load-capacity restriction [R]
Average daily traffic:21,588 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
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:49.3
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$29,909,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
November 2017PoorPoorFairSatisfactory2158849.3
August 2016PoorPoorFairFair2173449.2
October 2015PoorPoorFairFair2162344.2
September 2014PoorPoorFairFair2162344.2
August 2013PoorPoorFairFair2162344.2
October 2012PoorPoorFairFair2160044.2
September 2011PoorPoorFairFair2160044.2
December 2010PoorPoorFairFair1961744.5
October 2009PoorPoorFairFair1961744.5
October 2008PoorPoorFairFair1961744.5
September 2007PoorPoorFairFair2217544.2
October 2006PoorPoorFairFair2217544.2
June 2005PoorPoorFairFair3190042.9
May 2004PoorPoorFairFair3190042.9
June 2003PoorPoorFairFair3190042.9
August 2002FairFairFairFair3190042.4
July 2001FairFairFairFair3190046.8
June 2000PoorPoorFairFair3190044.6
May 1999PoorPoorFairFair3190044.6
June 1998PoorPoorFairFair3190044.6
September 1997PoorPoorFairPoor3190026.5
September 1996PoorPoorPoorPoor3190019.3
September 1995PoorPoorPoorPoor3190022.1
November 1993PoorPoorPoorPoor3190022.1
November 1991PoorPoorPoorPoor3190019.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.459045900
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.4,0872,6851,1013010
Steel Stringerlinear ft.2,6543942,26000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.14,252013,3588940
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.9,3641,3477,8591580
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.4,52703,9276000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.360035460
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.68839629200
Bearings
Movable Bearingeach10001
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.10001
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.5805350