+41.63914, -87.45876
41°38'21" N, 87°27'32" W


Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:US 12 over EJ&E RR,IHB RR, CAREY ST
Structure number:003130
Location:01.19 E US 20
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over highway and railroad
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:144.0 ft. [43.9 m]
Total length:983.0 ft. [299.6 m]
Roadway width between curbs:52.2 ft. [15.9 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:61.0 ft. [18.6 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:13.1 ft. [4.0 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1994
Year reconstructed:2018
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:5
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: November 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:19,735 [as of 2017]
Truck traffic:5% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Underclearances appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Sufficiency rating:56.0

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
November 2018FairGoodFairSatisfactory1973556.0
October 2017FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory2467251.1
October 2015FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory2467251.1
October 2013FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory2467256.0
October 2011FairSatisfactoryFairSatisfactory2467248.5
October 2009FairGoodFairSatisfactory2467248.5
December 2007FairGoodFairSatisfactory2467256.0
June 2005FairGoodGoodSatisfactory2467267.0
February 2003GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good2418867.0
October 2000GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good2418867.0
September 1998GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good2081654.5
November 1996GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good2081651.5
December 1994GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good1480068.7
April 1993FairFairFairFair1480042.3
March 1990PoorSeriousSeriousPoor1480018.9