+41.87598, -87.66916
41°52'34" N, 87°40'09" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.


Name:PAULINA ST over I-290 IKE & CTA
Structure number:016009800000000
Old structure number:000016009822770 (from 1992 edition)
Location:1.1 M W IL 1
Purpose:Carries highway over highway and railroad
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:69.2 ft. [21.1 m]
Total length:273.6 ft. [83.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:69.9 ft. [21.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:88.3 ft. [26.9 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.1 ft. [4.3 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1954
Year reconstructed:1983
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Other [9]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2016 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,450 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:23% of total traffic
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:60.6 tons [55.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:36.7 tons [33.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:90.0
Recommended work:Bridge deck rehabilitation with only incidental widening. [36]
Estimated cost of work:$2,558,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
January 201690.0PoorPoorGoodSatisfactorySD3450
February 201490.0PoorPoorGoodSatisfactorySD3450
March 201292.0PoorPoorGoodSatisfactorySD2900
March 201094.0FairFairGoodSatisfactoryFO2200
March 200894.0FairFairGoodSatisfactoryFO2200
April 200694.0FairFairGoodSatisfactory-2200
July 200494.0FairFairGoodSatisfactory-2150
December 200277.0FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory-2200
September 200177.0FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-2450
December 199977.0FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-2450
March 199877.0FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-2450
July 199777.0GoodGoodGoodGood-2450
January 199680.0GoodGoodGoodGoodFO2900
April 199480.0GoodGoodVery GoodGoodFO2900
February 199377.0GoodGoodVery GoodGoodFO2900
April 199277.0GoodGoodVery GoodVery GoodFO2900
October 199177.0GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-2900