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RTE I278 over WESTERN AVENUE, OLD PLAC

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Coordinates:
+40.63018, -74.18650
40°37'49" N, 74°11'11" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:RTE I278 over WESTERN AVENUE, OLD PLAC
Structure number:00000000552305A
Location:I278 NY/NJ BORDER
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway and waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Tolls:Yes [1]
Length of largest span:111.9 ft. [34.1 m]
Total length:3252.1 ft. [991.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:40.0 ft. [12.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:53.2 ft. [16.2 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:16.1 ft. [4.9 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Owner:Local Toll Authority [32]
Year built:1928
Year reconstructed:2006
Historic significance:Historical significance is not determinable at this time [4]
Number of main spans:43
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Girder and floorbeam system [03]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:85,715 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:61.9
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$107,212,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2017FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory8571561.9
August 2016FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory7603561.9
August 2014FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory7692761.9
August 2012FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory7830044.2
August 2010FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory8860048.8
August 2008FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory8860048.8
August 2006FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory8860043.2
August 2004FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory8860043.2
July 2002FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory8860041.4
August 2000FairFairSatisfactorySatisfactory8860041.4
October 1998FairFairFairSatisfactory8860031.4
September 1996PoorPoorPoorPoor8860014.2
September 1994PoorPoorPoorPoor8860014.2
October 1992PoorPoorPoorPoor8860014.2