49TH ST over RTE I278, RTE I278


+40.76572, -73.90360
40°45'57" N, 73°54'13" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:49TH ST over RTE I278, RTE I278
Structure number:000000002230800
Location:.8 MI NW JCT I278 & SH 25
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:52.8 ft. [16.1 m]
Total length:102.0 ft. [31.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:29.9 ft. [9.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:51.8 ft. [15.8 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Skew angle:40°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1942
Year reconstructed:1993
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:Integral Concrete (separate non-modified layer of concrete added to structural deck) [2]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:9,714 [as of 2002]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Very Good [8 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:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
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:75.4
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$2,759,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
March 2016FairVery GoodSatisfactorySatisfactory971475.4
April 2014FairVery GoodSatisfactorySatisfactory971476.0
April 2012FairVery GoodSatisfactorySatisfactory971476.0
April 2010FairExcellentSatisfactorySatisfactory971476.0
April 2008FairExcellentSatisfactorySatisfactory1012476.0
March 2006FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory971476.0
March 2004FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory971475.0
May 2002FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory1030375.0
March 2000FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory1030376.0
May 1998FairVery GoodSatisfactoryFair1030365.0
May 1996FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory640065.0
April 1994FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory640065.0
April 1992PoorPoorPoorPoor640047.0
June 1990PoorPoorFairPoor640047.0