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AMERICAN FALLS BR over GOAT ISLAND DRIVE

Map

Coordinates:
+43.08279, -79.06306
43°04'58" N, 79°03'47" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:AMERICAN FALLS BR over GOAT ISLAND DRIVE
Structure number:000000005522060
Location:GOAT ISLAND-NIAGARA FALLS
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:75.5 ft. [23.0 m]
Total length:80.1 ft. [24.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:25.9 ft. [7.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:30.2 ft. [9.2 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Skew angle:12°
Owner:State Park, Forest, or Reservation Agency [11]
Year built:1958
Year reconstructed:2002
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Design load:MS 22.5 / HS 25 [9]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,043 [as of 2010]
Truck traffic:4% of total traffic
Deck condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Underclearances appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:78.0
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$2,081,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
October 2018GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good304378.0
October 2016GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good316658.0
September 2014GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good320158.0
October 2012GoodExcellentGoodVery Good214761.8
November 2010GoodExcellentGoodVery Good214761.8
September 2008GoodExcellentGoodVery Good214761.8
September 2006GoodExcellentGoodVery Good214762.8
September 2004GoodExcellentGoodVery Good214762.8
July 2002GoodExcellentGoodVery Good214762.8
August 2000FairFairGoodGood214756.0
August 1998FairFairGoodGood214756.0
July 1996PoorPoorSatisfactoryPoor214734.0
July 1994PoorPoorSatisfactoryPoor50048.3
July 1992PoorPoorSatisfactoryFair50059.5
August 1990PoorPoorSatisfactoryFair50059.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.382382000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.3,3819462,367680
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.2,2952,2009500
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.1,9891,989000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.6464000
Bearings
Elastomeric Bearingeach1010000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2012800
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.1531401300
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.786786000