+40.70100, -73.98678
40°42'04" N, 73°59'12" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:RTE I278 over JAY STREET
Structure number:000000002230470
Location:.3 MI E I278+BKLYN BR
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:65.0 ft. [19.8 m]
Total length:66.9 ft. [20.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:70.9 ft. [21.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:76.1 ft. [23.2 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Skew angle:25°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1956
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Frame [07]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:122,232 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:9% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Underclearances appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:63.3
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$33,190,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
January 2016FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood12223263.3
January 2014FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood11529865.0
February 2012FairSatisfactoryFairGood11530054.0
February 2010FairSatisfactoryFairGood8660854.0
March 2008FairGoodFairVery Good10607954.0
April 2006FairGoodFairVery Good8660854.0
April 2004FairGoodFairVery Good8660853.0
March 2002FairGoodFairGood8644153.0
January 2000FairGoodSatisfactoryVery Good15306564.0
February 1998Fair-FairGood11259953.0
April 1996Poor-PoorSatisfactory10824739.0
February 1994Poor-PoorFair7797539.0
January 1992Poor-PoorFair11350539.0
April 1990Poor-PoorFair10325139.0