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EAST 161ST STREET over METRO NO COMMUTER

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Coordinates:
+40.82496, -73.91650
40°49'30" N, 73°54'59" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:EAST 161ST STREET over METRO NO COMMUTER
Structure number:000000002241610
Location:EAST 161ST STREET
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:69.9 ft. [21.3 m]
Total length:72.8 ft. [22.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:90.9 ft. [27.7 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Skew angle:28°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1928
Year reconstructed:1995
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:M 18 / H 20 [4]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Girder and floorbeam system [03]
Deck type:Closed Grating [4]
Wearing surface:Integral Concrete (separate non-modified layer of concrete added to structural deck) [2]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2015 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:23,794 [as of 2009]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 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:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:66.1 tons [60.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:25.7 tons [23.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:77.8
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$58,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
September 201577.8FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactoryFO23794
September 201377.8FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactoryFO23794
October 201179.3FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactoryFO17056
December 200977.8FairVery GoodGoodSatisfactoryFO23794
October 200759.0FairExcellentGoodSatisfactoryFO20384
June 200565.3FairExcellentGoodSatisfactoryFO17056
June 200365.3FairExcellentGoodSatisfactory-17056
November 200169.6FairExcellentGoodSatisfactory-17056
October 199969.6FairExcellentSatisfactorySatisfactory-17056
March 199559.4PoorPoorFairPoorSD12300
August 199259.4PoorPoorFairPoorSD12300
August 199057.2PoorSeriousFairPoorSD12300