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OAKWOOD BLVD over METRA ELEC & CN

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Coordinates:
+41.82475, -87.60225
41°49'29" N, 87°36'08" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts

Name:OAKWOOD BLVD over METRA ELEC & CN
Structure number:016617400000000
Old structure number:000016617427252 (from 1992 edition)
Location:3900 S & 950 E
Purpose:Carries highway over railroad
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:68.9 ft. [21.0 m]
Total length:260.5 ft. [79.4 m]
Roadway width between curbs:49.9 ft. [15.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:80.1 ft. [24.4 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:19.0 ft. [5.8 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1921
Historic significance:Bridge is eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [2]
Number of main spans:4
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Epoxy Overlay [5]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2015

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, would be posted or closed except for temporary shoring [D]
Average daily traffic:10,800 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:6% of total traffic
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Serious [3 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:32.1 tons [29.2 metric tons]
Inventory rating:23.5 tons [21.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:20.1
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$1,503,000

Previous Inspections

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
July 201520.1PoorPoorFairSeriousSD10800
July 201320.1PoorPoorFairSeriousSD10800
July 201120.5PoorPoorFairSeriousSD12100
May 200920.5PoorPoorFairSeriousSD12100
April 200720.5PoorFairSatisfactorySeriousSD12100
March 200521.7PoorFairSatisfactorySeriousSD4700
March 200333.3PoorFairSatisfactorySeriousSD3000
April 200033.3PoorFairSatisfactorySeriousSD3000
December 199749.0PoorFairSatisfactoryPoorSD6509
December 199548.0PoorFairSatisfactoryPoorSD6509
December 199448.0PoorFairSatisfactoryPoorSD6509
September 199253.0PoorPoorFairPoorSD6509
July 199056.0PoorGoodFairPoorSD6509