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CICERO AVE over SANITARY SHIP CANAL

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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: 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]
Sufficiency rating:46.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
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