SAYRE AVE over I- 90 JFK & CTA


+41.98240, -87.80102
41°58'57" N, 87°48'04" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:SAYRE AVE over I- 90 JFK & CTA
Structure number:016110400000000
Old structure number:000016110426301 (from 1992 edition)
Location:0.3 M E IL 43
Purpose:Carries highway overpass over highway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:83.0 ft. [25.3 m]
Total length:236.9 ft. [72.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:49.9 ft. [15.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:65.0 ft. [19.8 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:15.1 ft. [4.6 m]
Skew angle:
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1958
Year reconstructed:2009
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:4
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete [5]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:5,000 [as of 1997]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:89.4 tons [81.3 metric tons]
Inventory rating:53.8 tons [48.9 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:77.3
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$3,504,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
September 201677.3FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory-5000
September 201477.3FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory-5000
September 201280.3FairVery GoodVery GoodSatisfactory-5000
September 201080.3FairExcellentExcellentSatisfactory-5009
December 200950.3PoorPoorPoorFair-5009
September 200849.0PoorPoorPoorFairSD5009
November 200749.0PoorPoorPoorFairSD5009
November 200632.0PoorPoorSeriousFairSD5009
February 200632.0PoorPoorSeriousFairSD5009
August 200432.0PoorPoorSeriousFairSD5009
January 200449.0PoorPoorPoorFairSD5009
November 200265.0PoorPoorSatisfactoryFairSD5009
June 200165.0PoorPoorSatisfactoryFairSD5009
August 199965.0PoorPoorSatisfactoryFairSD5009
June 199865.0PoorPoorSatisfactoryFairSD5009
October 199765.0PoorPoorSatisfactoryFairSD5009
September 199680.0PoorPoorSatisfactoryFairSD-
November 199480.0PoorPoorSatisfactoryFairSD-
December 199380.0PoorPoorSatisfactoryFairSD-
December 199291.0PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactorySD-
December 199191.0PoorPoorSatisfactorySatisfactorySD-