LIBERTY AVENUE over Rd under Span 3, NY & AT


+40.67341, -73.90313
40°40'24" N, 73°54'11" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:LIBERTY AVENUE over Rd under Span 3, NY & AT
Structure number:000000002243850
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over railroad
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:50.9 ft. [15.5 m]
Total length:115.2 ft. [35.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:36.4 ft. [11.1 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:57.7 ft. [17.6 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:15.4 ft. [4.7 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:19.7 ft. [6.0 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1909
Year reconstructed:2001
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 22.5 / HS 25 [9]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:7,208 [as of 2013]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Excellent [9 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Excellent [9 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:93.7
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$3,748,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2016GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good720893.7
September 2014GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good464592.8
September 2012GoodExcellentExcellentGood464592.8
December 2010GoodExcellentExcellentGood464592.8
October 2008GoodExcellentExcellentGood470892.8
June 2006GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good464535.1
March 2006FairFairFairFair464580.7
August 2003FairFairFairFair464563.0
October 2001FairFairFairFair440284.8
October 1999FairSatisfactoryFairFair440286.8
November 1998PoorPoorFairFair280083.8
December 1997PoorPoorPoorPoor280067.8
September 1996PoorPoorPoorPoor280036.0
August 1995PoorPoorPoorPoor280036.2
October 1994PoorPoorPoorPoor280036.2
September 1993PoorPoorPoorPoor280036.2
August 1992PoorPoorPoorPoor280036.2
November 1991PoorPoorPoorPoor280037.6

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,3411,341000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.7,1973,1634,03400
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.6,6886,688000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.4,1984,193500
Steel Columneach60600
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.220220000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.116011600
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.116011600
Steel Pier Caplinear ft.116585800
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1,3941,394000
Elastomeric Bearingeach4039010
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.1601204000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.230023000