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FOSTER AVE over N BR CHI RIV CENTER

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Coordinates:
+41.97540, -87.72723
41°58'31" N, 87°43'38" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:FOSTER AVE over N BR CHI RIV CENTER
Structure number:016024900000000
Old structure number:000016024904011 (from 1992 edition)
Location:0.1 M E PULASKI RD
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:49.9 ft. [15.2 m]
Total length:101.7 ft. [31.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:67.9 ft. [20.7 m]
Skew angle:37°
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:2
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: April 2015 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:23,000 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
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]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Operating rating:77.3 tons [70.3 metric tons]
Inventory rating:46.6 tons [42.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:70.7
Recommended work:Bridge deck rehabilitation with only incidental widening. [36]
Estimated cost of work:$587,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
April 201570.7GoodGoodGoodGoodFO23000
May 201173.8GoodGoodGoodGoodFO19900
June 200873.8GoodGoodGoodGoodFO19800
May 200673.8GoodGoodGoodGoodFO19800
August 200473.3GoodGoodGoodGoodFO21300
September 200373.3GoodGoodGoodGoodFO21300
August 200171.5GoodGoodGoodGoodFO26300
August 199971.5GoodGoodGoodGoodFO26300
April 199871.5GoodVery GoodGoodGoodFO26300
April 199770.8GoodVery GoodGoodGoodFO28100
January 199570.1GoodVery GoodGoodGoodFO28100
July 199370.1GoodVery GoodGoodGood-28100
December 199270.1GoodVery GoodGoodVery GoodFO28100
April 199170.1GoodVery GoodGoodVery GoodFO28100