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MONROE STREET over UNION STATION TRACKS

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Coordinates:
+41.88057, -87.64091
41°52'50" N, 87°38'27" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:MONROE STREET over UNION STATION TRACKS
Structure number:016626600000000
Old structure number:000016626627281 (from 1992 edition)
Location:100S 400W TO 500W
Purpose:Carries highway over railroad
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:50.9 ft. [15.5 m]
Total length:228.4 ft. [69.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:35.1 ft. [10.7 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:65.9 ft. [20.1 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:16.4 ft. [5.0 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1924
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:5
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:11,400 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 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]
Underclearances 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:77.0
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$2,379,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
May 2017FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory1140077.0
May 2015GoodGoodGoodGood1140077.0
May 2013GoodGoodGoodGood1140077.0
June 2011GoodGoodGoodGood1130077.0
November 2008GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good1590077.0
November 2006GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good1590077.0
October 2004GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good1240977.0
October 2002GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good1240977.0
December 2000GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good1240077.0
July 1998GoodVery GoodExcellentExcellent1240077.0
June 1996GoodVery GoodExcellentExcellent1240077.0
July 1994GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent1240077.0
August 1992GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent1240077.0
August 1990PoorPoorPoorPoor1240047.0