DAMEN AVE over I-290 IKE & CTA


+41.87584, -87.67651
41°52'33" N, 87°40'35" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:DAMEN AVE over I-290 IKE & CTA
Structure number:016208000000000
Old structure number:000016208026341 (from 1992 edition)
Location:0.1 M W US 34
Purpose:Carries highway overpass over highway and railroad
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:92.9 ft. [28.3 m]
Total length:246.4 ft. [75.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:71.9 ft. [21.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:88.9 ft. [27.1 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1952
Year reconstructed:1984
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: December 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:14,600 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:17% 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:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:93.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
December 2016GoodGoodGoodGood1460093.0
January 2015GoodGoodGoodGood1460093.0
January 2013GoodGoodGoodGood1980075.0
February 2011GoodGoodGoodGood1980095.0
April 2009GoodGoodGoodGood2180095.0
April 2006GoodGoodGoodGood2180095.0
April 2005GoodGoodGoodGood1010995.0
August 2003GoodGoodGoodGood1010995.0
December 1999GoodGoodGoodGood1010095.0
March 1998FairSatisfactoryGoodGood1010095.0
July 1997GoodGoodGoodGood1010095.0
December 1995GoodGoodGoodVery Good1010096.0
April 1994GoodGoodGoodVery Good1010096.0
February 1993GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good1010096.0
April 1992GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good1010096.0
October 1991GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good1010096.0