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CERMAK RD over S BR CHICAGO RIV

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Coordinates:
+41.85274, -87.64126
41°51'10" N, 87°38'29" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:CERMAK RD over S BR CHICAGO RIV
Structure number:016600700000000
Old structure number:000016600727337 (from 1992 edition)
Location:501 W CERMAK
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:215.9 ft. [65.8 m]
Total length:337.0 ft. [102.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:36.1 ft. [11.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:60.7 ft. [18.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1906
Year reconstructed:1997
Historic significance:Bridge is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [2]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Movable - Bascule [16]
Deck type:Open Grating [3]
Wearing surface:Other [9]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:9,050 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:9% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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 minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:There are no noticeable or noteworthy deficiencies which affect the condition of the channel. [9]
Pier/abutment protection:In place and functioning [2]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:89.1

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
October 2017FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory905089.1
October 2015FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory905076.0
October 2013FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory905076.0
October 2011FairVery GoodVery GoodSatisfactory1090076.0
October 2009GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good1090076.0
October 2007GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good1420076.0
November 2005GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good1440076.0
October 2003GoodExcellentVery GoodVery Good1440076.0
October 2001GoodExcellentVery GoodVery Good1380076.0
September 1999GoodExcellentVery GoodExcellent1380076.0
September 1995PoorSatisfactorySeriousSerious1380037.0
August 1993PoorFairSeriousSerious1530036.0
September 1991PoorSatisfactoryPoorSerious1530037.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.726720060
Steel Stringerlinear ft.1,2961,2108240
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.4,3964,3217500
Superstructure
Steel Trusslinear ft.86478239430
Steel Floor Beamlinear ft.995986900
Steel Gusset Plateeach128125300
Substructure
Steel Columneach2424000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.190190000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.121120100
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.311307400
Deck
Open Grid Decksq. ft.7,8487,848000
Joints
Compression Jointlinear ft.203020300
Open Jointlinear ft.414414000
Bearings
Elastomeric Bearingeach48321600
Fixed Bearingeach3229300
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.6506283109