IL 72 (ORIOLE AVE over I- 90 JFK & CTA


+41.98295, -87.81685
41°58'59" N, 87°49'01" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:IL 72 (ORIOLE AVE over I- 90 JFK & CTA
Structure number:016110100000000
Old structure number:000016110126102 (from 1992 edition)
Location:0.5 M W IL 43
Purpose:Carries highway over highway and railroad
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:102.4 ft. [31.2 m]
Total length:202.4 ft. [61.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:48.9 ft. [14.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:61.0 ft. [18.6 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Skew angle:17°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1958
Year reconstructed:2012
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: August 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:30,700 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:3% 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:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:77.0
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$2,984,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2018GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood3070077.0
September 2016GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood1735077.0
September 2014GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood2080058.1
October 2012GoodExcellentExcellentGood1280045.1
May 2011PoorSatisfactoryPoorFair1740035.9
July 2010PoorSatisfactoryPoorFair1740035.9
July 2009PoorSatisfactoryPoorFair1740035.9
August 2008PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory2170035.9
October 2007PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory2170035.9
October 2006PoorSatisfactorySeriousSatisfactory2170032.8
November 2005PoorSatisfactorySeriousSatisfactory2170032.8
January 2005PoorSatisfactorySeriousSatisfactory1990032.8
October 2003PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory1990052.0
August 2002FairGoodFairSatisfactory810068.0
September 2000FairGoodFairSatisfactory2340068.0
January 1999FairGoodFairSatisfactory2340068.0
January 1997FairGoodFairSatisfactory1620068.0
March 1995FairGoodFairSatisfactory1620066.0
July 1993FairGoodFairSatisfactory1620066.0
January 1993FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory1500977.0
December 1991FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory1500979.0