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CANAL ST over UNION STATION

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Coordinates:
+41.87885, -87.63957
41°52'44" N, 87°38'22" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:CANAL ST over UNION STATION
Structure number:016651500000000
Old structure number:000016651531098 (from 1992 edition)
Location:500W & 200S TO 300S
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:42.7 ft. [13.0 m]
Total length:423.6 ft. [129.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:60.0 ft. [18.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:100.1 ft. [30.5 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1926
Year reconstructed:1983
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:13
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Poor
Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:10,400 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:9% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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:49.1
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$3,747,000

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2017PoorFairPoorFair1040049.1
July 2015PoorFairPoorFair1040060.1
July 2013PoorFairPoorFair1040060.1
July 2011PoorFairPoorFair1080060.5
April 2009PoorFairPoorFair1040055.5
March 2007PoorFairPoorFair1040055.5
January 2005PoorFairPoorSatisfactory1200955.5
January 2003PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory1200968.0
February 2001PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory1200968.0
October 1998PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory1200068.0
August 1996PoorSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory1200068.0
October 1994FairSatisfactoryFairGood1200084.0