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AVENUE U over NYCTA-SEA BEACH

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Coordinates:
+40.59636, -73.97888
40°35'47" N, 73°58'44" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:AVENUE U over NYCTA-SEA BEACH
Structure number:000000002243810
Location:AT BENSONHURST
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:68.9 ft. [21.0 m]
Total length:73.8 ft. [22.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:79.1 ft. [24.1 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.5 ft. [4.1 m]
Owner:Other Local Agencies [25]
Year built:1995
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
Main span material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main span design:Box beam or girders - Multiple [05]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2016 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:8,470 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Inventory rating:76.9 tons [69.9 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:93.6
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$1,278,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
June 201693.6FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryVery GoodFO8470
June 201493.5FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryVery GoodFO10831
September 201274.3GoodVery GoodGoodExcellentFO10831
December 201074.3GoodVery GoodVery GoodExcellentFO10831
October 200874.5GoodVery GoodVery GoodExcellentFO8044
July 200674.3GoodVery GoodVery GoodExcellentFO10831
August 200474.3GoodVery GoodVery GoodExcellentFO10831
August 200274.3GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent-10831
March 200078.3GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent-10831
April 199878.3GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent-10831
April 199639.5Poor-PoorPoorSD10000
August 199440.1Poor-PoorPoorSD10000
July 199240.1Poor-PoorPoorSD10000
October 199140.1Poor-PoorPoorSD10000