+40.68401, -74.00154
40°41'02" N, 74°00'06" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.


Name:UNION STREET over RTE I278, RTE I278
Structure number:000000002230360
Location:.3 MI NE I278+BATTERY
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:39.7 ft. [12.1 m]
Total length:80.7 ft. [24.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:61.4 ft. [18.7 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.1 ft. [4.3 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1952
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 continuous [4]
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: April 2016 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:2,568 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Poor [4 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:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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:70.8 tons [64.4 metric tons]
Inventory rating:41.9 tons [38.1 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:91.0
Recommended work:Bridge deck replacement with only incidental widening. [37]
Estimated cost of work:$5,646,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
April 201691.0PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactorySD2568
March 201490.0PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactorySD3132
March 201291.0PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactorySD3132
April 201091.0PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactorySD3132
April 200891.0PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactorySD3174
February 200691.0PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactorySD3132
March 200491.0PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactorySD3132
April 200291.0PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactorySD2668
March 200091.0PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactorySD2668
April 199880.0PoorPoorSatisfactoryFairSD2668
June 199664.0PoorPoorFairPoorSD2668
July 199447.0PoorPoorPoorPoorSD8900
June 199247.0PoorPoorPoorPoorSD8900
January 199049.0PoorFairPoorPoorSD8900