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METROPOLITAN AVE over ENGLISH KILLS

Map

Coordinates:
+40.71418, -73.93146
40°42'51" N, 73°55'53" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:METROPOLITAN AVE over ENGLISH KILLS
Structure number:000000002240290
Location:ONE MILE EAST OF BQ EXP
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:111.9 ft. [34.1 m]
Total length:162.1 ft. [49.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:53.2 ft. [16.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:65.0 ft. [19.8 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1931
Year reconstructed:2006
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Movable - Bascule [16]
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: July 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:36,096 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:15% of total traffic
Deck condition:Excellent [9 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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Pier/abutment protection:In place and functioning [2]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:60.5
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$18,802,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2017FairExcellentFairSatisfactory3609660.5
July 2015FairExcellentFairSatisfactory3312860.7
July 2013FairExcellentFairSatisfactory3312846.4
June 2011GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent3310072.3
July 2009GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent3259072.3
July 2007GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent4097071.8
September 2005GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent1412368.0
August 2004FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory1412341.8
November 2003FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory1412341.8
July 2001FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory3544937.2
November 1999FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory4081259.1
November 1997PoorFairPoorFair3575737.9
July 1995PoorPoorPoorPoor323229.2
September 1993PoorPoorPoorPoor233009.2
July 1991PoorFairPoorPoor4093631.8

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.68049301870
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.11,6009,1302,47000
Steel Stringerlinear ft.2,7362,736000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.27,36027,360000
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.1,0401,040000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.848848000
Superstructure
Steel Floor Beamlinear ft.7807680120
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.10,14010,0538700
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.26012413060
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.130130000
Deck
Open Grid Decksq. ft.7,2807,280000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.5,9361,4844,45200
Concrete Filled Grid Decksq. ft.2,0802,080000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.1,6961,35803380
Joints
Compression Jointlinear ft.6565000
Open Jointlinear ft.1956565650
Bearings
Movable Bearingeach44000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1601600
Fixed Bearingeach44000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1616000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.256256000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.232232000
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.6464000