Westbound I-190 over BESSIE COLEMAN DR


+41.97789, -87.88597
41°58'40" N, 87°53'09" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:Westbound I-190 over BESSIE COLEMAN DR
Structure number:016658800000000
Old structure number:000016658833926 (from 1992 edition)
Location:.41M W OF US 45
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:83.3 ft. [25.4 m]
Total length:194.2 ft. [59.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:53.2 ft. [16.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:56.4 ft. [17.2 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Skew angle:28°
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1969
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
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:50,450 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
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:94.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
May 2017FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory5045094.0
April 2015FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory4070096.0
March 2013FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood12140096.0
April 2011FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood3735096.0
July 2008GoodGoodVery GoodVery Good3600096.0
November 2005FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory4370085.0
August 2001FairSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory4380098.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,1661,05910610
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.10,9795,4905,08833170
Reinforced Concrete Columneach1313000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.119114500
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.128128000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.2472202700
Elastomeric Bearingeach2424000
Fixed Bearingeach88000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.384038400