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HALSTED ST over S BR CHICAGO RIVER

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Coordinates:
+41.84951, -87.64646
41°50'58" N, 87°38'47" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
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:13.1 ft. [4.0 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]
Sufficiency rating:66.3

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
October 2016PoorSatisfactoryPoorFair1210066.3
November 2014FairSatisfactoryFairFair1210082.7
December 2012FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory1570064.0
December 2010FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory1570083.2
October 2008FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory1760083.1
October 2006FairGoodFairSatisfactory1760083.1
September 2004FairGoodFairSatisfactory1550083.2
September 2002FairGoodFairSatisfactory1550077.1
October 2000FairGoodFairSatisfactory1350077.2
August 1998FairGoodFairSatisfactory1350077.2
April 1996FairGoodFairSatisfactory2010076.8
May 1994FairGoodFairSatisfactory2010076.1
September 1992FairVery GoodVery GoodSatisfactory1790085.5
November 1990GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood1790087.6