+41.71559, -87.62849
41°42'56" N, 87°37'43" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:WENTWORTH AVE over I- 57
Structure number:016202800000000
Old structure number:000016202826234 (from 1992 edition)
Location:0.8 M E IL 1
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:115.5 ft. [35.2 m]
Total length:309.4 ft. [94.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:39.0 ft. [11.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:54.8 ft. [16.7 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.4 ft. [4.4 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1960
Year reconstructed:2002
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:3
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: March 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:3,800 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:15% 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:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:97.7 tons [88.8 metric tons]
Inventory rating:58.4 tons [53.1 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:94.6
Recommended work:Widening of existing bridge with deck rehabilitation or replacement. [34]
Estimated cost of work:$2,960,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
March 201794.6GoodGoodGoodGoodFO3800
June 201594.6GoodGoodGoodGoodFO3800
June 201394.6GoodGoodVery GoodVery GoodFO3800
June 201194.9GoodGoodVery GoodVery GoodFO2950
July 200994.7GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-6800
August 200796.7GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good-6800
October 200596.8GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-4150
April 200496.8GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-4150
December 200296.8GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good-4150
July 200165.7PoorPoorPoorFairSD4150
September 200065.7PoorPoorPoorFairSD4150
December 199965.7PoorPoorPoorFairSD4150
September 199865.7PoorPoorPoorFairSD4150
March 199781.8PoorPoorFairFairSD4150
October 199582.0PoorPoorFairFairSD-
January 199449.0PoorPoorPoorSeriousSD-
June 199349.0PoorPoorPoorSeriousSD-
February 199266.0PoorPoorFairPoorSD-