+41.87619, -87.65703
41°52'34" N, 87°39'25" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:RACINE AVE over I-290 IKE & CTA
Structure number:016211500000000
Old structure number:000016211526346 (from 1992 edition)
Location:0.5 M W HALSTED ST
Purpose:Carries highway overpass over highway and railroad
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:79.1 ft. [24.1 m]
Total length:297.9 ft. [90.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:74.2 ft. [22.6 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:90.9 ft. [27.7 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1954
Year reconstructed:1990
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:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:8,850 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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:65.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
February 2017PoorSatisfactoryPoorFair885065.0
February 2015FairGoodFairGood885081.0
February 2013FairGoodFairGood910083.0
February 2011FairGoodFairGood910083.0
March 2009FairGoodFairGood910083.0
April 2007FairGoodFairGood910083.0
May 2005FairGoodFairGood500983.0
September 2003FairGoodFairGood500983.0
September 2001FairGoodFairGood500983.0
December 1999FairGoodSatisfactoryGood500994.0
April 1998FairGoodSatisfactoryGood500994.0
July 1997FairGoodSatisfactoryGood500994.0
October 1995GoodGoodGoodVery Good-94.0
May 1994GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-94.0
February 1993GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-94.0
April 1992GoodExcellentVery GoodVery Good-94.0
October 1991GoodExcellentVery GoodVery Good-94.0