Share:

FOSTER AVE over N BR CHI RIV WEST

Map

Coordinates:
+41.97552, -87.73072
41°58'32" N, 87°43'51" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:FOSTER AVE over N BR CHI RIV WEST
Structure number:016024800000000
Old structure number:000016024804010 (from 1992 edition)
Location:0.1 M W PULASKI RD
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:56.1 ft. [17.1 m]
Total length:167.7 ft. [51.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:45.6 ft. [13.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:67.9 ft. [20.7 m]
Skew angle:45°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1933
Year reconstructed:1985
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:3
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:27,500 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is being eroded. River control devices and/or embankment have major damage. Trees and rush restrict the channel. [5]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:56.1
Recommended work:Bridge deck rehabilitation with only incidental widening. [36]
Estimated cost of work:$972,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
March 2017FairGoodFairFair2750056.1
April 2015FairGoodSatisfactoryFair2760056.0
April 2013FairGoodSatisfactoryFair2760056.0
April 2012FairGoodSatisfactoryFair3350048.0
May 2010FairGoodGoodFair3350053.4
May 2008FairGoodGoodFair3190054.1
May 2006FairGoodGoodFair3190054.1
June 2005FairGoodGoodFair2200058.4
August 2004FairGoodGoodFair2200058.4
October 2003FairGoodGoodSatisfactory2200071.0
July 2002FairGoodGoodSatisfactory2200071.0
August 2000FairGoodGoodSatisfactory3480067.4
August 1999FairGoodGoodSatisfactory3480067.4
April 1998FairGoodGoodSatisfactory3480067.4
April 1997FairGoodGoodSatisfactory2810069.8
January 1995GoodGoodVery GoodGood2810069.1
July 1993GoodGoodVery GoodGood2810069.1
December 1992GoodGoodVery GoodGood2810069.1
April 1991GoodVery GoodGoodGood2810069.1