+41.71579, -87.62854
41°42'57" 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:13.1 ft. [4.0 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]
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

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
March 2017GoodGoodGoodGood380094.6
June 2015GoodGoodGoodGood380094.6
June 2013GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good380094.6
June 2011GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good295094.9
July 2009GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good680094.7
August 2007GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good680096.7
October 2005GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good415096.8
April 2004GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good415096.8
December 2002GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good415096.8
July 2001PoorPoorPoorFair415065.7
September 2000PoorPoorPoorFair415065.7
December 1999PoorPoorPoorFair415065.7
September 1998PoorPoorPoorFair415065.7
March 1997PoorPoorFairFair415081.8
October 1995PoorPoorFairFair-82.0
January 1994PoorPoorPoorSerious-49.0
June 1993PoorPoorPoorSerious-49.0
February 1992PoorPoorFairPoor-66.0