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CICERO AVE over SANITARY SHIP CANAL

Map

Coordinates:
+41.81982, -87.74346
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:13.1 ft. [4.0 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: August 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:48,600 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:12% 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]
Sufficiency rating:48.8

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2018PoorPoorSeriousPoor4860048.8
October 2016PoorPoorSeriousPoor3760046.0
November 2014PoorSatisfactorySeriousPoor3760049.0
December 2012PoorSatisfactorySeriousPoor4430049.0
December 2010FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory4130093.0
September 2008FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory4130093.0
September 2006FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory4250093.0
September 2004FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory4500093.0
September 2002FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory3460088.0
October 2000FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory3460088.0
August 1998FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory4650088.0
April 1996FairGoodSatisfactorySatisfactory4740088.0
April 1994FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory4740086.0
September 1992FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory3510086.0
January 1992GoodExcellentGoodVery Good3430089.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.38426611521
Steel Stringerlinear ft.2,0201,36854210010
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.5,8581,4054,394590
Superstructure
Steel Trusslinear ft.96086860320
Steel Floor Beamlinear ft.1,8001,461315240
Steel Gusset Plateeach20416824120
Substructure
Steel Columneach2013610
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.179170900
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.2001901000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.3793413800
Deck
Concrete Filled Grid Decksq. ft.17,19015,900688430172
Joints
Open Jointlinear ft.14811815015
Bearings
Fixed Bearingeach2001730
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.602602000