+41.87562, -87.64391
41°52'32" N, 87°38'38" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.


Name:I-290 WB TO I-94 N over DES PLAINES AVE
Structure number:016244800000000
Old structure number:000016244821811 (from 1992 edition)
Location:0.1 M W CANAL
Purpose:Carries highway overpass over highway
Route classification:Principal Arterial - Interstate (Urban) [11]
Length of largest span:67.9 ft. [20.7 m]
Total length:287.1 ft. [87.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:24.0 ft. [7.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:26.9 ft. [8.2 m]
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1960
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Design load:MS 18+Mod / HS 20+Mod [6]
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:Other [9]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2016 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:9,900 [as of 2015]
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Somewhat better than minimum adequacy to tolerate being left in place as is [5]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of replacement [2]
Underclearances appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:95.5 tons [86.8 metric tons]
Inventory rating:57.4 tons [52.2 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:67.5

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
January 201667.5Functionally obsoleteFairGoodFair9900
February 201467.6Functionally obsoleteFairGoodFair9400
March 201279.9Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory9400
April 201080.4Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory9409
June 200880.4Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory9409
May 200680.4Functionally obsoleteSatisfactoryGoodSatisfactory9409
July 200480.4Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodSatisfactory9409
August 200280.4Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodSatisfactory9409
April 200180.4Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodSatisfactory9409
April 199980.4Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodSatisfactory9400
July 199780.4Functionally obsoleteVery GoodVery GoodSatisfactory9400
January 199680.4Functionally obsoleteVery GoodVery GoodSatisfactory9400
May 199477.9Functionally obsoleteVery GoodVery GoodSatisfactory11300
October 199377.9Functionally obsoleteVery GoodVery GoodGood11300
August 199277.9Functionally obsoleteVery GoodVery GoodVery Good11300
March 199178.8Functionally obsoleteVery GoodVery GoodVery Good22600