145TH STREET over HarlemRiver Dr NB, HARLE


+40.81970, -73.93447
40°49'11" N, 73°56'04" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:145TH STREET over HarlemRiver Dr NB, HARLE
Structure number:000000002240089
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway, waterway, and railroad
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:154.9 ft. [47.2 m]
Total length:698.2 ft. [212.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:51.2 ft. [15.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:77.8 ft. [23.7 m]
Vertical clearance above deck:19.7 ft. [6.0 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:23.0 ft. [7.0 m]
Skew angle:21°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year reconstructed:2007
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:2
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Movable - Swing [17]
Deck type:Concrete Precast Panels [2]
Wearing surface:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:24,869 [as of 2011]
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:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Water adequacy appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Banks are protected or well vegetated. River control devices such as spur dikes and embankment protection are not required or are in a stable condition. [8]
Pier/abutment protection:In place and functioning [2]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:69.4
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$131,433,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2017GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good2486969.4
August 2015GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good1171870.3
August 2013GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good1171870.3
September 2011GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good1171870.3
November 2009GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good2190969.6
December 2007GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good1171860.7
June 2006PoorPoorFairFair1171846.4
October 2005PoorPoorFairFair1171846.4
June 2004PoorPoorFairFair1171846.4
October 2003PoorPoorFairFair1171846.4
May 2002PoorPoorFairFair2181248.7
May 2000FairFairFairFair2181242.9
June 1998FairFairFairFair2181242.9
September 1997PoorPoorPoorSerious238504.1
October 1996PoorPoorPoorSerious238504.0
November 1995PoorSeriousPoorSerious241134.0
December 1994PoorSeriousPoorSerious238024.0
December 1992PoorSeriousPoorPoor2380244.5
October 1990PoorSeriousPoorPoor2380239.6

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.3,9663,966000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.40,55837,5862,97200
Steel Stringerlinear ft.4,6204,620000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.25,33822,8052,53300
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.26,36926,369000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.17,39413,9143,48000
Steel Trusslinear ft.616616000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.35,77428,6207,15400
Steel Floor Beamlinear ft.1,0921,092000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.16,14014,5261,61400
Steel Gusset Plateeach5656000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.3,9203,920000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.7477262100
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.172172000
Steel Pier Caplinear ft.647647000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.8,4207,57884200
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.160160000
Concrete Filled Grid Decksq. ft.16,70016,700000
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.15,78812,5953,157360
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.16,70016,6802000
Compression Jointlinear ft.624062400
Open Jointlinear ft.156156000
Elastomeric Bearingeach118942400
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.2369414200
Movable Bearingeach44000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.44000
Other Bearingeach22000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.22000
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.1,3731,373000
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.14,29014,290000