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EWING AVE(US-41) over CALUMET RIVER

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Coordinates:
+41.72782, -87.54206
41°43'40" N, 87°32'31" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:EWING AVE(US-41) over CALUMET RIVER
Structure number:016603700000000
Old structure number:000016603726629 (from 1992 edition)
Location:3331 E. 92ND STREET
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:228.0 ft. [69.5 m]
Total length:337.9 ft. [103.0 m]
Roadway width between curbs:36.1 ft. [11.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.1 ft. [4.9 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1914
Year reconstructed:1992
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 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:13,400 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:3% 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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Channel protection:Banks are protected or well vegetated. River control devices such as spur dikes and embankment protection are not required or are in a stable condition. [8]
Pier/abutment protection:In place but in a deteriorated condition [3]
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:58.9

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
October 201558.9PoorSatisfactoryPoorFairSD13400
October 201359.4PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactorySD10000
October 201160.3PoorGoodPoorSatisfactorySD8400
October 200987.6FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-8400
November 200787.6FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-8400
November 200587.7FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-6000
October 200387.7FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-5550
October 200187.7FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-5550
September 199986.9FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-21950
July 199786.9FairGoodSatisfactoryGood-21950
July 199583.2GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-21950
June 199384.2GoodVery GoodGoodVery Good-21950
July 198913.0PoorCriticalCriticalPoorSD43900