WEST KINZIE ST over I- 90,94 JFK

This bridge is no longer in the current National Bridge Inventory database, and has likely been demolished or abandoned.


+41.88904, -87.64796
41°53'21" N, 87°38'53" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.


Name:WEST KINZIE ST over I- 90,94 JFK
Structure number:016205600000000
Old structure number:000016205626317 (from 1992 edition)
Location:0.9 M N I-290
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Local (Urban) [19]
Length of largest span:82.4 ft. [25.1 m]
Total length:166.0 ft. [50.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.9 ft. [7.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:32.2 ft. [9.8 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:21.3 ft. [6.5 m]
Skew angle:37°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1959
Year reconstructed:1997
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [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]
Wearing surface:Other [9]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2014 

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:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:68.8 tons [62.5 metric tons]
Inventory rating:40.6 tons [36.9 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:74.0
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$1,068,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
August 201474.0FairGoodSatisfactoryGoodFO5000
October 201277.0FairGoodSatisfactoryGoodFO5000
November 201077.0FairGoodSatisfactoryGoodFO5009
December 200877.0FairGoodSatisfactoryVery GoodFO5009
February 200777.0FairGoodSatisfactoryVery GoodFO5009
February 200577.0FairGoodSatisfactoryVery Good-5009
September 200377.0FairGoodSatisfactoryVery Good-5009
April 200277.0FairGoodSatisfactoryVery Good-5009
June 200077.0FairGoodSatisfactoryVery GoodFO5009
June 199877.0FairGoodSatisfactoryVery GoodFO5009
October 199679.4FairFairSatisfactoryVery GoodFO-
October 199479.4FairFairSatisfactoryVery GoodFO-
December 199379.4FairFairSatisfactoryVery GoodFO-
December 199280.4FairSatisfactoryGoodVery GoodFO-
January 199280.4FairSatisfactoryGoodVery GoodFO-