+41.97237, -87.74720
41°58'21" N, 87°44'50" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:ELSTON AVE over I- 94 EDENS
Structure number:016061000000000
Old structure number:000016061004276 (from 1992 edition)
Location:0.6 M N I-90,94
Purpose:Carries highway overpass over highway
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:73.8 ft. [22.5 m]
Total length:154.5 ft. [47.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:51.8 ft. [15.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:68.9 ft. [21.0 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.8 ft. [4.5 m]
Skew angle:49°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1957
Year reconstructed:2011
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: December 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:12,800 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:13% of total traffic
Deck condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:67.8 tons [61.6 metric tons]
Inventory rating:40.6 tons [36.9 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:77.0
Recommended work:Other structural work, including hydraulic replacements. [38]
Estimated cost of work:$227,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
December 201577.0GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-12800
January 201477.0GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-12800
January 201279.0GoodExcellentExcellentGood-14700
August 201063.0PoorPoorFairFairSD14700
August 200863.0PoorPoorFairFairSD14100
November 200663.0PoorPoorFairFairSD14100
May 200565.0FairFairSatisfactoryFairFO17500
April 200465.0FairFairSatisfactoryFairFO17500
January 200376.0FairFairSatisfactoryGoodFO17500
August 200176.0FairFairSatisfactoryGoodFO17400
February 200076.0FairFairSatisfactoryGoodFO17400
February 199977.0FairGoodSatisfactoryGoodFO17400
March 199781.0FairGoodSatisfactoryGoodFO16700
May 199583.0FairGoodSatisfactoryVery Good-16700
July 199383.0FairGoodSatisfactoryVery Good-16700
January 199279.0GoodGoodGoodVery GoodFO16700