I-72/US 36(EB) over PLUM CREEK


+39.68124, -90.52078
39°40'52" N, 90°31'15" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:I-72/US 36(EB) over PLUM CREEK
Structure number:086003100000000
Old structure number:000086003103262 (from 1992 edition)
Location:2.6M E IL 100 INTCHG
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Rural) [01]
Length of largest span:144.4 ft. [44.0 m]
Total length:374.4 ft. [114.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:38.7 ft. [11.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:42.0 ft. [12.8 m]
Skew angle:23°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1981
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:Other [9]

Latest Available Inspection: February 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:4,025 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:34% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Water adequacy appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Channel protection:Bank protection is in need of minor repairs. River control devices and embankment protection have a little minor damage. Banks and/or channel have minor amounts of drift. [7]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Sufficiency rating:92.6

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
February 2017FairGoodSatisfactoryGood402592.6
February 2015FairGoodSatisfactoryGood365092.6
February 2013FairGoodSatisfactoryGood1400093.0
February 2011FairGoodSatisfactoryGood310092.9
February 2009FairGoodSatisfactoryGood310092.9
February 2007FairGoodSatisfactoryGood305090.9
February 2005FairGoodSatisfactoryGood300092.9
February 2003FairGoodSatisfactoryGood285093.0
February 2001FairGoodSatisfactoryGood285093.0
February 1999FairGoodSatisfactoryGood285093.0
March 1997FairGoodSatisfactoryGood300093.0
April 1995FairGoodSatisfactoryGood217593.0
April 1993FairGoodSatisfactoryGood217593.0
August 1991GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good115095.0

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.4,4944,35613800
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.15,54413,9241,62000
Reinforced Concrete Columneach99000
Reinforced Concrete Pier Walllinear ft.8787000
Reinforced Concrete Abutmentlinear ft.9181640
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.1781681000
Strip Seal Jointlinear ft.9009000
Movable Bearingeach180963
Fixed Bearingeach60510
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.740073910