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FIFTH AVENUE over B.Q.E., N Y & ATLANTIC/L

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Coordinates:
+40.63697, -74.01878
40°38'13" N, 74°01'08" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FIFTH AVENUE over B.Q.E., N Y & ATLANTIC/L
Structure number:000000002243580
Location:AT BOROUGH PARK
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:57.7 ft. [17.6 m]
Total length:185.0 ft. [56.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:42.0 ft. [12.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:66.9 ft. [20.4 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:20.3 ft. [6.2 m]
Skew angle:17°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1914
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Girder and floorbeam system [03]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:7,234 [as of 2011]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 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]
Operating rating:41.6 tons [37.8 metric tons]
Inventory rating:18.5 tons [16.8 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:60.4
Recommended work:Bridge deck replacement with only incidental widening. [37]
Estimated cost of work:$29,974,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
September 201660.4FairSatisfactoryFairFairFO7234
October 201449.8FairSatisfactoryFairFairSD7232
September 201330.9FairSatisfactoryFairFairSD7253
November 201231.0FairSatisfactoryFairFairFO7200
September 201131.0FairSatisfactoryFairFairSD7200
January 201130.9FairSatisfactoryFairFairFO7356
December 200830.3FairSatisfactoryFairFairFO10064
October 200641.5FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO7356
October 200441.5FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactoryFO7356
August 200241.3FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactoryFO7356
May 200045.4FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactoryFO7356
July 199859.7FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFO7356
April 199633.6PoorPoorPoorPoorSD9289
July 199434.8PoorPoorPoorPoorSD7700
April 19926.7PoorPoorPoorSeriousSD7700
March 199028.7PoorPoorPoorPoorSD7700