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KEDZIE AVE over N BR CHICAGO RIVER

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Coordinates:
+41.97466, -87.70866
41°58'29" N, 87°42'31" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:KEDZIE AVE over N BR CHICAGO RIVER
Structure number:016608300000000
Old structure number:000016608326806 (from 1992 edition)
Location:5150 N & 3200 W
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:74.2 ft. [22.6 m]
Total length:76.1 ft. [23.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:44.0 ft. [13.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:61.0 ft. [18.6 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1914
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:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: September 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:11,500 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:9% of total traffic
Deck condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Operating rating:48.8 tons [44.4 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:98.4

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
September 201598.4GoodVery GoodGoodGood-11500
October 201398.4GoodVery GoodGoodGood-11500
October 201198.1GoodVery GoodGoodGood-13500
October 200998.1GoodVery GoodGoodGood-13700
October 200798.1GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-13700
November 200597.8GoodVery GoodVery GoodGood-15409
October 200397.8GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-15409
October 200197.8GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-15409
November 199997.8GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-15400
November 199797.8GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-15400
May 199697.8GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-15400
June 199497.7GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-15400
October 199297.7GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-15400
September 199197.7GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-15400