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CONGRESS PARKWAY(S over METRA ELECTRIC RR

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Coordinates:
+41.87558, -87.62280
41°52'32" N, 87°37'22" W
Source: National Bridge Inventory
Information not verified. Use at your own risk.

Facts 

Name:CONGRESS PARKWAY(S over METRA ELECTRIC RR
Structure number:016652100000000
Old structure number:000016652131472 (from 1992 edition)
Location:500S. & 200E.
Purpose:Carries highway over highway and railroad
Route classification:Other Principal Arterial (Urban) [14]
Length of largest span:86.9 ft. [26.5 m]
Total length:240.2 ft. [73.2 m]
Roadway width between curbs:49.9 ft. [15.2 m]
Deck width edge-to-edge:88.6 ft. [27.0 m]
Owner:City or Municipal Highway Agency [04]
Year built:1995
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:3
Main spans material:Steel continuous [4]
Main spans design:Stringer/Multi-beam or girder [02]
Deck type:Concrete Cast-in-Place [1]
Wearing surface:Latex Concrete or similar additive [3]

Latest Available Inspection: May 2015 

Status:Open, no restriction [A]
Average daily traffic:82,700 [as of 2015]
Truck traffic:2% of total traffic
Deck condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Superstructure condition:Good [7 out of 9]
Substructure condition:Satisfactory [6 out of 9]
Structural appraisal:Equal to present minimum criteria [6]
Deck geometry appraisal:Basically intolerable requiring high priority of corrrective action [3]
Underclearances appraisal:Meets minimum tolerable limits to be left in place as is [4]
Roadway alignment appraisal:Equal to present desirable criteria [8]
Scour condition:Bridge not over waterway. [N]
Operating rating:48.5 tons [44.1 metric tons]
Inventory rating:35.6 tons [32.4 metric tons]
Evaluation:Functionally obsolete [2]
Sufficiency rating:79.0

Previous Inspections 

DateSuff. ratingEvaluationDeckSuper.Sub.ADT
May 201579.0Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodSatisfactory82700
May 201379.0Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodSatisfactory87700
June 201179.0Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodSatisfactory15000
May 200979.0Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodSatisfactory15000
April 200779.0Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodSatisfactory15000
March 200577.0Functionally obsoleteGoodGoodSatisfactory22600
March 200377.0Not deficientGoodGoodSatisfactory22600
April 200177.0Not deficientGoodVery GoodSatisfactory22600
December 199877.0Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good15900
October 199677.0Not deficientVery GoodVery GoodVery Good20000
August 199579.0Not deficientExcellentExcellentExcellent16500