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THIRD AVENUE over N Y & ATLANTIC/LI

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Coordinates:
+40.63906, -74.02379
40°38'21" N, 74°01'26" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:THIRD AVENUE over N Y & ATLANTIC/LI
Structure number:000000002243320
Location:AT BAY RIDGE
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:73.2 ft. [22.3 m]
Total length:233.9 ft. [71.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:42.3 ft. [12.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:73.8 ft. [22.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:19.7 ft. [6.0 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1914
Year reconstructed:1985
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Latex Concrete or similar additive [3]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:10,582 [as of 2016]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 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:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
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:54.8
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$14,609,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2017GoodGoodGoodGood1058254.8
September 2015GoodGoodGoodGood867455.0
September 2013GoodGoodGoodGood1106354.6
September 2011GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood1106354.6
August 2009GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood1106354.6
November 2007GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood1106375.3
June 2005GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood1106375.3
August 2003GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood1106375.3
August 2001GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood1106379.3
October 1999GoodExcellentVery GoodGood1106379.3
December 1997FairGoodSatisfactoryFair1106368.2
September 1995PoorSatisfactoryFairPoor870050.6
November 1993PoorSatisfactoryFairPoor870050.6
October 1991PoorSatisfactoryFairPoor870050.6

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,5311,4636710
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.16,22410,1616,048150
Steel Stringerlinear ft.1,28696632000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.5,8325,50803240
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.17,16016,92802320
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.9,7909,7454500
Superstructure
Steel Floor Beamlinear ft.435435000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.5,2203,4801,74000
Substructure
Steel Columneach85300
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.57654501912
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.72620100
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.144144000
Steel Pier Caplinear ft.7207200
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.864856080
Joints
Compression Jointlinear ft.2197373730
Bearings
Elastomeric Bearingeach24121200
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.48242400
Movable Bearingeach100640
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2012008
Enclosed/Concealed Bearingeach26141200
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.4444000
Fixed Bearingeach84400
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1616000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.471471000