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LASALLE STREET over TROLLEY CAR TUNNEL

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Coordinates:
+41.88959, -87.63254
41°53'23" N, 87°37'57" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:LASALLE STREET over TROLLEY CAR TUNNEL
Structure number:016617600000000
Old structure number:000016617634097 (from 1992 edition)
Location:N. OF CHICAGO RIVER
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:55.4 ft. [16.9 m]
Total length:55.4 ft. [16.9 m]
Roadway width between curbs:25.6 ft. [7.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:25.6 ft. [7.8 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1911
Year reconstructed:1942
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]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:19,500 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:9% of total traffic
Deck condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:81.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
January 2017FairVery GoodVery GoodSatisfactory1950081.0
January 2015FairVery GoodVery GoodSatisfactory1950081.0
January 2013FairVery GoodVery GoodSatisfactory2490081.0
January 2011FairVery GoodVery GoodSatisfactory1245081.0
June 2008FairExcellentExcellentSatisfactory1205081.0
June 2006PoorPoorPoorSatisfactory1205051.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.2,1362,1201600
Superstructure
Steel Floor Beamlinear ft.7373000
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.5151000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.3535000
Joints
Pourable Jointlinear ft.3900039