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CONGRESS PARKWAY(N over METRA ELECTRIC RR

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Coordinates:
+41.87591, -87.62303
41°52'33" N, 87°37'23" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:CONGRESS PARKWAY(N over METRA ELECTRIC RR
Structure number:016652200000000
Old structure number:000016652230053 (from 1992 edition)
Location:500S.& 200E.
Purpose:Carries highway over highway and railroad
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:86.9 ft. [26.5 m]
Total length:240.2 ft. [73.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:49.9 ft. [15.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:88.6 ft. [27.0 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1995
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:3
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Latex Concrete or similar additive [3]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:79,800 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:2% 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 corrrective action [3]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:79.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
May 2017FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory7980079.0
May 2015FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory8270079.0
May 2013FairGoodGoodSatisfactory8770079.0
June 2011FairGoodGoodSatisfactory1500079.0
May 2009FairGoodGoodSatisfactory1500079.0
April 2007FairGoodGoodSatisfactory1500079.0
March 2005FairGoodGoodSatisfactory2260077.0
March 2003FairGoodGoodSatisfactory2260077.0
April 2001FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory2260077.0
December 1998GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good1590077.0
October 1996GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good2000077.0
August 1995GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent1650079.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2018 edition. This feature is experimental.
ElementUnitsQuantity1-Good2-Fair3-Poor4-Serious
Superstructure
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,4401,286129250
Deck
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.10,3038,3251,7940184
Substructure
Reinforced Concrete Columneach3535000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.440440000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.177168900
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.6176071000
Joints
Compression Jointlinear ft.420190801500
Bearings
Elastomeric Bearingeach48261480
Fixed Bearingeach1616000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.4363904600