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RTE I278 over RTE I278, BROOKLYN BRIDG

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Coordinates:
+40.70343, -73.99125
40°42'12" N, 73°59'29" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:RTE I278 over RTE I278, BROOKLYN BRIDG
Structure number:000000002268508
Location:ADJACENT TO YORK STREET
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:52.8 ft. [16.1 m]
Total length:535.8 ft. [163.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:33.5 ft. [10.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:38.4 ft. [11.7 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1944
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:11
Main spans material:Concrete [1]
Main spans design:Frame [07]
Deck type:Not applicable [N]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: June 2015 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:106,102 [as of 2006]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 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 replacement [2]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:85.9 tons [78.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:21.6 tons [19.6 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:28.1
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$20,090,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
June 201528.1PoorPoorPoorGoodSD106102
July 201343.0PoorPoorPoorGoodSD53051
June 201143.0PoorPoorPoorGoodSD53050
May 200945.0PoorFairPoorGoodSD122522
May 200745.0PoorFairPoorGoodSD122522
May 200545.0PoorFairPoorGoodSD122522
May 200333.9PoorFairPoorGoodSD122522
May 200129.0PoorFairPoorGoodSD151509
April 200032.0PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactorySD151509
July 199932.0PoorSatisfactoryFairPoorSD137035
August 199832.0PoorSatisfactoryPoorFairSD123078
June 199732.0Poor-PoorFairSD121124
May 199616.0Poor-SeriousFairSD121124
April 199516.0Poor-SeriousFairSD121124
February 199331.9Poor-PoorPoorSD112699