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OAKWOOD BLVD over METRA ELEC & CN

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Coordinates:
+41.82463, -87.60254
41°49'29" N, 87°36'09" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
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:16.4 ft. [5.0 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 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Open, would be posted or closed except for temporary shoring [D]
Average daily traffic:15,600 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:10% of total traffic
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 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]
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

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
July 2017PoorPoorPoorSerious1560020.1
July 2015PoorPoorFairSerious1080020.1
July 2013PoorPoorFairSerious1080020.1
July 2011PoorPoorFairSerious1210020.5
May 2009PoorPoorFairSerious1210020.5
April 2007PoorFairSatisfactorySerious1210020.5
March 2005PoorFairSatisfactorySerious470021.7
March 2003PoorFairSatisfactorySerious300033.3
April 2000PoorFairSatisfactorySerious300033.3
December 1997PoorFairSatisfactoryPoor650949.0
December 1995PoorFairSatisfactoryPoor650948.0
December 1994PoorFairSatisfactoryPoor650948.0
September 1992PoorPoorFairPoor650953.0
July 1990PoorGoodFairPoor650956.0