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CONGRESS PARKWAY(N over METRA ELECTRIC RR

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Coordinates:
+41.87589, -87.62283
41°52'33" N, 87°37'22" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

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 2015 

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:82,700 [as of 2015]
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]
Operating rating:48.5 tons [44.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:79.0

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. RatingConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureSD/FOADT
May 201579.0FairSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactoryFO82700
May 201379.0FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO87700
June 201179.0FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO15000
May 200979.0FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO15000
April 200779.0FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO15000
March 200577.0FairGoodGoodSatisfactoryFO22600
March 200377.0FairGoodGoodSatisfactory-22600
April 200177.0FairGoodVery GoodSatisfactory-22600
December 199877.0GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-15900
October 199677.0GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good-20000
August 199579.0GoodExcellentExcellentExcellent-16500