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LAWRENCE AVE over DES PLAINES RIVER

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Coordinates:
+41.96610, -87.85479
41°57'58" N, 87°51'17" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:LAWRENCE AVE over DES PLAINES RIVER
Structure number:016260300000000
Old structure number:000016260331252 (from 1992 edition)
Location:1 M E I-294
Purpose:Carries highway over waterway
Route classification:Minor Arterial (Urban) [16]
Length of largest span:87.9 ft. [26.8 m]
Total length:235.6 ft. [71.8 m]
Roadway width between curbs:51.8 ft. [15.8 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:80.1 ft. [24.4 m]
Skew angle:15°
Owner:State Highway Agency [01]
Year built:1994
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [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]

Latest Available Inspection: August 2013 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:22,500 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
Deck condition:Very Good [8 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Very Good [8 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]
Water adequacy appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Channel protection:Bank is beginning to slump. River control devices and embankment protection have widespread minor damage. There is minor stream bed movement evident. Debris is restricting the channel slightly. [6]
Scour condition:Bridge foundations determined to be stable for assessed or calculated scour condition. [5]
Operating rating:69.5 tons [63.2 metric tons]
Inventory rating:41.7 tons [37.9 metric tons]
Sufficiency rating:82.0

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
August 201382.0Not deficientVery GoodGoodVery Good22500
September 200982.0Not deficientVery GoodGoodVery Good18800
November 200682.0Not deficientVery GoodGoodVery Good18800
October 200382.0Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good19500
August 200182.0Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good22900
September 200082.0Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good22900
November 199871.0Not deficientVery GoodExcellentFair22900
March 199771.0Not deficientVery GoodExcellentFair19500
February 199582.0Not deficientExcellentExcellentExcellent19500