I-65 NB over 15TH AVENUE


+41.58734, -87.30623
41°35'14" N, 87°18'22" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:I-65 NB over 15TH AVENUE
Structure number:038880
Location:01.53 N I-80
Purpose:Carries highway over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:71.9 ft. [21.9 m]
Total length:155.8 ft. [47.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:52.5 ft. [16.0 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:55.4 ft. [16.9 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Skew angle:20°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1965
Year reconstructed:2000
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:Monolithic Concrete (concurrently placed with structural deck) [1]

Latest Available Inspection: March 2017

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Good
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:21,399 [as of 2004]
Truck traffic:7% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Underclearances appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:91.9

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
March 2017GoodGoodGoodGood2139991.9
August 2016FairGoodSatisfactoryGood2139991.9
August 2014FairGoodSatisfactoryGood2139991.9
September 2012FairGoodSatisfactoryGood2139991.9
October 2010FairGoodSatisfactoryGood2139991.9
December 2008FairGoodSatisfactoryGood2139991.9
February 2007GoodVery GoodGoodGood2139991.9
February 2005GoodVery GoodGoodGood2139991.9
February 2003GoodVery GoodGoodGood2097992.0
February 2001GoodVery GoodGoodGood2097994.0
2000GoodVery GoodGoodGood1464094.3
April 1998GoodGoodGoodGood1464075.2
April 1996GoodGoodGoodGood1464075.2
June 1994GoodGoodGoodGood1120073.8
May 1993GoodGoodGoodGood1120073.8
December 1990GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good1120075.8

Element Data

Source: National Bridge Elements dataset, 2019 edition. This feature is experimental.
Steel Girder/Beamlinear ft.1,2161,210600
Steel Protective Coatingsq. ft.9,2189,218000
Reinforced Concrete Decksq. ft.8,6398,6271200
Wearing Surfacessq. ft.8,1796,3551,82400
Reinforced Concrete Columneach85300
Reinforced Concrete Pier Caplinear ft.242242000
Elastomeric Bearingeach1616000
Bridge Rail
Reinforced Concrete Bridge Raillinear ft.31315615700