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CANAL ST over UNION STATION

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Coordinates:
+41.87885, -87.63958
41°52'44" N, 87°38'22" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:CANAL ST over UNION STATION
Structure number:016651500000000
Old structure number:000016651531098 (from 1992 edition)
Location:500N & 200S TO 300S
Route classification:Collector (Urban) [17]
Length of largest span:42.7 ft. [13.0 m]
Total length:423.6 ft. [129.1 m]
Roadway width between curbs:63.0 ft. [19.2 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]
Design load:MS 18 / HS 20 [5]
Number of main spans:13
Main spans material:Steel [3]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Bituminous [6]

Latest Available Inspection: July 2015 

Status:Posted for load [P]
Average daily traffic:10,400 [as of 2014]
Truck traffic:9% of total traffic
Deck condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Poor [4 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Fair [5 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Deck geometry appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:32.1 tons [29.2 metric tons]
Inventory rating:23.5 tons [21.4 metric tons]
Evaluation:Structurally deficient [1]
Sufficiency rating:60.1
Recommended work:Bridge rehabilitation because of general structure deterioration or inadequate strength. [35]
Estimated cost of work:$3,747,000

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
July 201560.1Structurally deficientFairPoorFair10400
July 201360.1Structurally deficientFairPoorFair10400
July 201160.5Structurally deficientFairPoorFair10800
April 200955.5Structurally deficientFairPoorFair10400
March 200755.5Structurally deficientFairPoorFair10400
January 200555.5Structurally deficientFairPoorSatisfactory12009
January 200368.0Structurally deficientSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory12009
February 200168.0Structurally deficientSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory12009
October 199868.0Structurally deficientSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory12000
August 199668.0Structurally deficientSatisfactoryPoorSatisfactory12000
October 199484.0Not deficientSatisfactoryFairGood12000