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HALSTED ST over S BR CHICAGO RIVER

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Coordinates:
+41.84955, -87.64644
41°50'58" N, 87°38'47" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts

Name:HALSTED ST over S BR CHICAGO RIVER
Structure number:016602400000000
Old structure number:000016602426838 (from 1992 edition)
Location:2404 S,800 W
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:224.1 ft. [68.3 m]
Total length:316.0 ft. [96.3 m]
Roadway width between curbs:89.9 ft. [27.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:89.9 ft. [27.4 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.1 ft. [4.9 m]
Skew angle:15°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1934
Year reconstructed:1988
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:Open Grating [3]
Wearing surface:Other [9]

Latest Available Inspection: October 2016

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:12,100 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:16% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Pier/abutment protection:In place but re-evaluation of design suggested [4]
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:66.3

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
October 201666.3PoorSatisfactoryPoorFairSD12100
November 201482.7FairSatisfactoryFairFair-12100
December 201264.0FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory-15700
December 201083.2FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory-15700
October 200883.1FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory-17600
October 200683.1FairGoodFairSatisfactory-17600
September 200483.2FairGoodFairSatisfactory-15500
September 200277.1FairGoodFairSatisfactory-15500
October 200077.2FairGoodFairSatisfactory-13500
August 199877.2FairGoodFairSatisfactory-13500
April 199676.8FairGoodFairSatisfactory-20100
May 199476.1FairGoodFairSatisfactory-20100
September 199285.5FairVery GoodVery GoodSatisfactory-17900
November 199087.6GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-17900