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COLUMBIA AVENUE over LITTLE CALUMET RIVER

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Coordinates:
+41.56909, -87.50020
41°34'09" N, 87°30'01" W

Facts

Source: National Bridge Inventory. Information not verified; use at your own risk.
Name:COLUMBIA AVENUE over LITTLE CALUMET RIVER
Structure number:4500137
Location:00.60 N. of RIDGE RD
Purpose:Carries highway and pedestrian walkway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:69.9 ft. [21.3 m]
Total length:146.0 ft. [44.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:27.6 ft. [8.4 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:43.0 ft. [13.1 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:3.3 ft. [1.0 m]
Skew angle:30°
Owner:County Highway Agency [02]
Year built:1953
Year reconstructed:2013
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:3
Main spans material:Prestressed concrete continuous [6]
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: August 2018

Good/Fair/Poor Condition:Fair
Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:8,848 [as of 2018]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Deck condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Better than present minimum criteria [7]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Banks are protected or well vegetated. River control devices such as spur dikes and embankment protection are not required or are in a stable condition. [8]
Pier/abutment protection:Navigation protection not required [1]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for the assessed or calculated scour condition. [8]
Sufficiency rating:77.9

Previous Inspections

DateConditionDeckSuperstructureSubstructureADTSuff. Rating
August 2018FairSatisfactoryVery GoodGood884877.9
August 2016GoodVery GoodVery GoodVery Good1030277.8
September 2014GoodExcellentExcellentVery Good1030277.8
September 2012PoorSatisfactoryPoorGood1030239.8
September 2010PoorSatisfactoryPoorGood1407048.7
October 2008PoorSatisfactoryPoorGood1407048.7
September 2006FairSatisfactoryFairGood1352562.7
September 2004FairSatisfactoryFairGood1300062.8
August 2002FairSatisfactoryFairGood1270063.9
August 2000FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood1270073.3
August 1998FairSatisfactorySatisfactoryGood1270073.1
May 1996FairGoodSatisfactoryGood1270075.2
August 1994FairGoodFairGood1270064.2
July 1992FairSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good1270053.9
July 1990FairSatisfactoryVery GoodVery Good1150054.1