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ROOSEVELT RD over S BR CHICAGO RIVER

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Coordinates:
+41.86736, -87.63536
41°52'02" N, 87°38'07" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
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 and railroad over waterway
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:204.1 ft. [62.2 m]
Total length:262.5 ft. [80.0 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:13.1 ft. [4.0 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 2017

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: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 and functioning [2]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:72.8

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
October 2017FairFairFairFair2740072.8
October 2015FairFairFairFair2740070.6
October 2013FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair2740071.6
October 2011FairGoodSatisfactoryFair3700072.7
December 2009GoodGoodGoodGood3700084.1
November 2007GoodGoodGoodVery Good3700084.1
November 2005GoodGoodGoodVery Good3770084.0
October 2003GoodGoodGoodVery Good2940084.5
October 2001GoodGoodGoodVery Good2630084.6
September 1999GoodGoodGoodVery Good2630084.6
July 1997GoodGoodGoodVery Good1240085.3
July 1995GoodExcellentVery GoodVery Good1240087.0
August 1994PoorFairPoorPoor1240058.4
September 1992PoorFairPoorPoor1200058.5
November 1990PoorSatisfactoryPoorFair1200059.5

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Closed Web/Box Girderlinear ft.352141358888
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.7124073518090
Steel Stringerlinear ft.1,5841,23634800
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.9,0308,1636781890
Superstructure
Steel Trusslinear ft.816638521260
Steel Floor Beamlinear ft.1,4041,25697510
Steel Gusset Plateeach27819824542
Substructure
Steel Columneach186480
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.109102700
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.1801611900
Steel Pier Caplinear ft.36018001800
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.2892503900
Deck
Open Grid Decksq. ft.6,4936,493000
Concrete Filled Grid Decksq. ft.6,9043,4523,45200
Joints
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.118005959
Open Jointlinear ft.41325778780
Bearings
Fixed Bearingeach162446
Bridge Rail
Steel or Aluminum Bridge Raillinear ft.502050200
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.27016210800