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LAWRENCE AVE over DES PLAINES RIVER

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Coordinates:
+41.96616, -87.85532
41°57'58" N, 87°51'19" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:LAWRENCE AVE over DES PLAINES RIVER
Structure number:016260300000000
Old structure number:000016260331252 (from 1992 edition)
Location:1 M E I-294
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:87.9 ft. [26.8 m]
Total length:235.6 ft. [71.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:51.8 ft. [15.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:80.1 ft. [24.4 m]
Skew angle:15°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1994
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [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: July 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:22,500 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:71.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2017FairGoodFairVery Good2250071.0
August 2013GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good2250082.0
September 2009GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good1880082.0
November 2006GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good1880082.0
October 2003GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good1950082.0
August 2001GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good2290082.0
September 2000GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good2290082.0
November 1998FairVery GoodExcellentFair2290071.0
March 1997FairVery GoodExcellentFair1950071.0
February 1995GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent1950082.0