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ROOSEVELT RD over S BR CHICAGO RIVER

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Coordinates:
+41.86735, -87.63504
41°52'02" N, 87°38'06" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Facts

Name:ROOSEVELT RD over S BR CHICAGO RIVER
Structure number:016604700000000
Old structure number:000016604726651 (from 1992 edition)
Location:230 W. ROOSEVELT RD.
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:204.1 ft. [62.2 m]
Total length:261.5 ft. [79.7 m]
Roadway width between curbs:71.9 ft. [21.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:89.9 ft. [27.4 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.1 ft. [4.9 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1928
Year reconstructed:1994
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:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:27,400 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
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 and functioning [2]
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:70.6

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
October 201570.6FairFairFairFairFO27400
October 201371.6FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFairFO27400
October 201172.7FairGoodSatisfactoryFairFO37000
December 200984.1GoodGoodGoodGoodFO37000
November 200784.1GoodGoodGoodVery GoodFO37000
November 200584.0GoodGoodGoodVery GoodFO37700
October 200384.5GoodGoodGoodVery GoodFO29400
October 200184.6GoodGoodGoodVery Good-26300
September 199984.6GoodGoodGoodVery Good-26300
July 199785.3GoodGoodGoodVery Good-12400
July 199587.0GoodExcellentVery GoodVery Good-12400
August 199458.4PoorFairPoorPoorSD12400
September 199258.5PoorFairPoorPoorSD12000
November 199059.5PoorSatisfactoryPoorFairSD12000