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Niagara River Bridge

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Overview
Concrete arch bridge over Niagara River on Goat Is-Green Is in Niagara Falls
Location
Niagara Falls, Niagara County, New York
Status
Closed to all traffic, Demolition and replacement being sought
History
Built 1934; rehabilitated 1965
Design
Arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 63.0 ft.
Total length: 180.1 ft.
Deck width: 20.0 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.08235, -79.06692   (decimal degrees)
43°04'56" N, 79°04'01" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
17/657353/4771773 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Niagara Falls
Inventory numbers
NY 5522010 (New York State bridge identification number)
BH 26468 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection (as of 10/2014)
Superstructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Appraisal: Not deficient
Sufficiency rating: 67.5 (out of 100)
Average daily traffic (as of 2009)
50

Update Log 

  • January 25, 2016: Updated by Jason Smith: Bridge to be replaced. See comment section for more details.

Sources 

  • Jason Smith - flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com

Comments 

Niagara River Bridge
Posted January 25, 2016, by Jason Smith (flensburg [dot] bridgehunter [dot] av [at] googlemail [dot] com)

Permits are being sought to shut down the American side of Niagara Falls to replace this and another bridge on the same road. It will be a twice in a lifetime opportunity and a first since 1969. More here: http://thebridgehunter.areavoices.com/2016/01/25/niagara-fal...