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FOSTER AVE over N BR CHI RIV WEST

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Coordinates:
+41.97558, -87.72403
41°58'32" N, 87°43'27" 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:016025000000000
Old structure number:000016025004012 (from 1992 edition)
Location:0.2 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:66.9 ft. [20.4 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: September 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
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:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 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:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:58.0
Recommended work:Bridge deck rehabilitation with only incidental widening. [36]
Estimated cost of work:$581,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
September 2017FairGoodFairGood2300058.0
April 2015GoodGoodGoodGood2300070.7
May 2011GoodGoodGoodGood1990073.8
June 2008GoodGoodGoodGood1980073.8
May 2006GoodGoodGoodGood1980073.8
August 2004GoodGoodGoodGood2130073.3
September 2003GoodGoodGoodGood2130073.3
August 2001GoodGoodGoodGood2630071.5
August 1999GoodGoodGoodGood2630071.5
April 1998GoodVery GoodGoodGood2630071.5
April 1997GoodVery GoodGoodGood2810070.8
January 1995GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good2810070.1
July 1993GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good2810070.1
December 1992GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good2810070.1
April 1991GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good2810070.1