RTE I278 over 278I278IX2MR11B


+40.69626, -73.98037
40°41'47" N, 73°58'49" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:RTE I278 over 278I278IX2MR11B
Structure number:000000002230500
Location:.4 MI SE I278+BKLYN BR
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:40.7 ft. [12.4 m]
Total length:47.9 ft. [14.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:22.3 ft. [6.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:27.2 ft. [8.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Skew angle:45°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1956
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
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:16,676 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:9% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 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: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]
Sufficiency rating:88.3
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$9,471,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
January 2016FairFairSatisfactoryGood1667688.3
February 2014FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood545089.2
February 2012FairGoodSatisfactoryGood545089.2
March 2010FairGoodSatisfactoryGood545089.2
March 2008FairGoodSatisfactoryGood545089.2
March 2006FairGoodSatisfactoryGood545089.2
March 2004FairGoodSatisfactoryGood545091.0
March 2002FairGoodSatisfactoryGood9990072.0
January 2000FairGoodSatisfactoryVery Good9990074.0
March 1998Fair-FairSatisfactory9990061.0
May 1996Poor-PoorFair9990047.8
June 1994Poor-PoorFair9990047.8
April 1992Fair-FairFair9990063.0
November 1990Fair-FairFair9990082.0