+41.97237, -87.74720
41°58'21" N, 87°44'50" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
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Name:ELSTON AVE over I- 94 EDENS
Structure number:016061000000000
Old structure number:000016061004276 (from 1992 edition)
Location:0.6 M N I-90,94
Purpose:Carries highway overpass over highway
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:73.8 ft. [22.5 m]
Total length:154.5 ft. [47.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:51.8 ft. [15.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:68.9 ft. [21.0 m]
Vertical clearance below bridge:14.8 ft. [4.5 m]
Skew angle:49°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1957
Year reconstructed:2011
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:2
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]

Latest Available Inspection: December 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:12,800 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:13% of total traffic
Deck condition:Very Good [8 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:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
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]
Operating rating:67.8 tons [61.6 metric tons]
Inventory rating:40.6 tons [36.9 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:77.0
Recommended work:Other structural work, including hydraulic replacements. [38]
Estimated cost of work:$227,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
December 201577.0Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodGood12800
January 201477.0Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodGood12800
January 201279.0Not deficientExcellentExcellentGood14700
August 201063.0Structurally deficientPoorFairFair14700
August 200863.0Structurally deficientPoorFairFair14100
November 200663.0Structurally deficientPoorFairFair14100
May 200565.0Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactoryFair17500
April 200465.0Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactoryFair17500
January 200376.0Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactoryGood17500
August 200176.0Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactoryGood17400
February 200076.0Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactoryGood17400
200076.0Functionally obsoleteFairSatisfactoryGood17400
February 199977.0Functionally obsoleteGoodSatisfactoryGood17400
March 199781.0Functionally obsoleteGoodSatisfactoryGood16700
May 199583.0Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryVery Good16700
July 199383.0Not deficientGoodSatisfactoryVery Good16700
January 199279.0Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodVery Good16700