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FOSTER AVENUE over NYCTA BRIGHTON LN

Map

Coordinates:
+40.63431, -73.96261
40°38'04" N, 73°57'45" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FOSTER AVENUE over NYCTA BRIGHTON LN
Structure number:000000002243150
Location:IN KENSINGTON
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:68.9 ft. [21.0 m]
Total length:69.9 ft. [21.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:42.7 ft. [13.0 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Owner:Other Local Agencies [25]
Year built:1907
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Girder and floorbeam system [03]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:13,151 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:8% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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 desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:42.3
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$3,320,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2017PoorSatisfactoryPoorGood1315142.3
June 2016PoorSatisfactoryPoorGood1642741.9
June 2015PoorSatisfactoryPoorGood1599927.0
June 2014PoorSatisfactoryPoorGood1538227.2
September 2013PoorSatisfactoryPoorGood1538227.2
July 2012PoorFairPoorGood1538225.9
October 2011PoorFairPoorGood1538225.9
December 2010PoorFairPoorGood1538225.9
October 2009PoorFairPoorGood1538225.9
September 2008PoorFairPoorGood1538225.9
September 2007PoorFairPoorSatisfactory1538225.9
August 2006PoorFairPoorSatisfactory1538225.9
September 2005PoorFairPoorSatisfactory1538225.9
October 2004PoorFairPoorSatisfactory1538225.9
July 2002FairFairFairSatisfactory1507148.7
March 2000FairFairFairSatisfactory1507150.8
February 1998PoorPoorPoorFair1507128.5
April 1996PoorPoorPoorPoor1300025.9
November 1994PoorPoorPoorFair130004.0
December 1992PoorFairPoorFair130007.2
September 1991PoorPoorPoorPoor130003.4

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.138134040
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,2832577700256
Steel Stringerlinear ft.8400820020
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,15506930462
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.3,0109032,10700
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.1,7911,791000
Superstructure
Steel Floor Beamlinear ft.129012450
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.910063719875
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.8608600
Bearings
Movable Bearingeach28012160
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.112048064
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.140014000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,07332375000