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CANAL ST over LOWER LEV CANAL ST

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Coordinates:
+41.88559, -87.63981
41°53'08" N, 87°38'23" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:CANAL ST over LOWER LEV CANAL ST
Structure number:016626100000000
Old structure number:000016626125213 (from 1992 edition)
Location:500W-600S TO 1000S
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:25.6 ft. [7.8 m]
Total length:1570.0 ft. [478.5 m]
Roadway width between curbs:69.9 ft. [21.3 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:100.1 ft. [30.5 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1926
Year reconstructed:1983
Historic significance:Bridge is not eligible for the National Register of Historic Places [5]
Number of main spans:69
Main spans material:Concrete continuous [2]
Main spans design:Slab [01]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: January 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:20,900 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:3% of total traffic
Deck condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Superior to present desirable criteria [9]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:42.5 tons [38.6 metric tons]
Inventory rating:25.3 tons [23.0 metric tons]
Evaluation:Structurally deficient [1]
Sufficiency rating:60.6
Recommended work:Replacement of bridge or other structure because of substandard load carrying capacity or substantial bridge roadway geometry. [31]
Estimated cost of work:$57,288,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
January 201560.6Structurally deficientPoorPoorPoor20900
January 201360.6Structurally deficientPoorPoorPoor5600
February 201161.2Structurally deficientPoorPoorPoor5600
January 200861.2Structurally deficientPoorPoorPoor7100
November 200558.5Structurally deficientPoorPoorPoor9009
November 200372.0Structurally deficientFairFairPoor9009
October 200172.0Structurally deficientFairFairPoor9009
November 199972.0Structurally deficientFairFairPoor9000
November 199772.0Structurally deficientFairFairPoor9000
December 199573.0Structurally deficientSatisfactorySatisfactoryPoor9000
October 199470.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactoryFair9000
September 199277.0Functionally obsoleteSatisfactorySatisfactorySatisfactory9000
April 199177.0Functionally obsoleteGoodSatisfactoryGood9000