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GUN HILL ROAD over BRONX RIVER

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Coordinates:
+40.87791, -73.86852
40°52'40" N, 73°52'07" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:GUN HILL ROAD over BRONX RIVER
Structure number:000000002242440
Location:IN NORTH BRONX
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:57.7 ft. [17.6 m]
Total length:94.2 ft. [28.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:91.9 ft. [28.0 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1918
Historic significance:Bridge is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [2]
Main span material:Concrete [1]
Main span design:Arch - Deck [11]
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:18,863 [as of 2008]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:53.2
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$9,312,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
January 2016Fair-SatisfactorySatisfactory1886353.2
January 2014Fair-SatisfactorySatisfactory1886353.2
February 2012Fair-SatisfactorySatisfactory1890053.2
February 2010Fair-SatisfactorySatisfactory3568051.6
February 2008Fair-SatisfactorySatisfactory3568051.6
March 2006Fair-SatisfactorySatisfactory3568051.6
March 2004Fair-SatisfactorySatisfactory3568050.6
April 2002Fair-SatisfactorySatisfactory3568049.5
March 2000FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory3568068.6
May 1998Fair-SatisfactorySatisfactory3568069.6
April 1996Poor-PoorPoor2130039.5
May 1994Poor-PoorPoor2130039.5
May 1992Poor-PoorPoor2130039.5
May 1990Poor-PoorPoor2130042.4