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CICERO AVE over SANITARY SHIP CANAL

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Coordinates:
+41.81981, -87.74344
41°49'11" N, 87°44'36" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:CICERO AVE over SANITARY SHIP CANAL
Structure number:016600900000000
Old structure number:000016600927336 (from 1992 edition)
Location:4000 S & 4800 W
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:240.2 ft. [73.2 m]
Total length:304.1 ft. [92.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:76.1 ft. [23.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:100.1 ft. [30.5 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:15.1 ft. [4.6 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1927
Year reconstructed:1966
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Main span material:Steel [3]
Main span design:Movable - Bascule [16]
Deck type:Closed Grating [4]
Wearing surface:Other [9]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:37,600 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:18% of total traffic
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
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:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
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]
Pier/abutment protection:In place and functioning [2]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Operating rating:48.8 tons [44.4 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:46.0

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
October 201646.0PoorPoorSeriousPoorSD37600
November 201449.0PoorSatisfactorySeriousPoorSD37600
December 201249.0PoorSatisfactorySeriousPoorSD44300
December 201093.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-41300
September 200893.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-41300
September 200693.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-42500
September 200493.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-45000
September 200288.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-34600
October 200088.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-34600
August 199888.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-46500
April 199688.0FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory-47400
April 199486.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-47400
September 199286.0FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory-35100
January 199289.0GoodExcellentGoodVery Good-34300