Bronx-Whitestone Bridge

NBI
000000005521229
Structurae ID
20000010
Global Region
North America
Country
United States
State/Province
New York
City
New York
Crossing
East River
Lat/Lon
40.80083/-73.83056
Construction
1937 - 1939
Age
82
Design life
Designer/Cosultant
Total Length
1149
Maximum Span
701
Usage
Foot/Bicycle, Road
Health
Good
Cable
Steel
Deck
Steel
Pier
Steel
Reconstruction
Yes
Year Reconstructed
2001
Modifications
Yes
Monitoring
Yes
Notes
2001-2008 Rehabilitation of the entire bridge system. $286 million. Trucks over 40 tons have been prohibited from using the span since 2005. ongoing as of 2009 to upgrade the bridge $192.8 million