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CROSS BAY BLVD over JAMAICA BAY

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Coordinates:
+40.64534, -73.83627
40°38'43" N, 73°50'11" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:CROSS BAY BLVD over JAMAICA BAY
Structure number:000000002240499
Location:CROSSBATBLVD & JAMAICABAY
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:149.9 ft. [45.7 m]
Total length:2842.0 ft. [866.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:87.9 ft. [26.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:106.0 ft. [32.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:25.9 ft. [7.9 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1991
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Number of main spans:34
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete continuous [6]
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: August 2016 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:26,921 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 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:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Water adequacy appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Pier/abutment protection:In place and functioning [2]
Scour condition:Bridge is scour critical; bridge foundations determined to be unstable. [3]
Operating rating:99.0 tons [90.0 metric tons]
Inventory rating:36.0 tons [32.7 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:73.0
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$79,926,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
August 201673.0FairGoodFairSatisfactory-26921
August 201571.3FairGoodFairSatisfactory-29973
August 201484.0FairVery GoodSatisfactoryVery Good-29973
September 201384.0FairVery GoodSatisfactoryVery Good-30000
September 201273.0FairVery GoodFairVery Good-30000
September 201173.0FairVery GoodFairVery Good-30000
October 201073.0FairVery GoodFairVery Good-20036
September 200973.0FairVery GoodFairVery Good-20036
September 200773.0FairVery GoodFairVery Good-20036
August 200584.0FairVery GoodSatisfactoryVery Good-20036
October 200384.0GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-20036
September 200241.0PoorVery GoodPoorVery GoodSD16636
August 200141.0PoorVery GoodPoorVery GoodSD16636
May 199983.0GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-19752
July 199777.6GoodGoodVery GoodGood-17232
September 199545.5PoorSeriousVery GoodPoor-15810
July 199374.0FairVery GoodVery GoodFair-15200
August 199173.0FairFairSatisfactoryFair-15200