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PARK AVENUE NB over EAST 45TH STREET

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Coordinates:
+40.75382, -73.97581
40°45'14" N, 73°58'33" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:PARK AVENUE NB over EAST 45TH STREET
Structure number:000000002245470
Location:IN MIDTOWN MANHATTAN
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:68.9 ft. [21.0 m]
Total length:68.9 ft. [21.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:27.2 ft. [8.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:35.1 ft. [10.7 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.5 ft. [4.1 m]
Skew angle:34°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1920
Historic significance:Bridge is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [2]
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: May 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:13,865 [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:Poor [4 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:15.0 tons [13.6 metric tons]
Inventory rating:15.0 tons [13.6 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:10.4
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$49,751,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
May 201610.4PoorSatisfactoryFairPoorSD13865
June 201543.7FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO13865
May 201444.6FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO13865
May 201344.2FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO16682
May 201244.2FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGoodFO16682
June 201144.2FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGoodFO16682
June 201044.2FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO16682
July 200944.3FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO16224
August 200844.3FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO16224
July 200744.3FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO16224
June 200644.2FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO16682
July 200544.2FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO16682
July 200444.2FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO16682
September 200344.2FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO16682
April 200244.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO11600
April 200144.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO11600
April 200044.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactoryFO11600
May 19992.0PoorSatisfactorySeriousSeriousSD11600
February 19982.0PoorSatisfactorySeriousSeriousSD11600
March 199639.2FairFairFairVery GoodFO11600
May 199421.6PoorFairPoorVery GoodSD11600
May 199239.8FairFairFairVery GoodFO11600
June 199047.4FairFairFairFairFO11600