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Ridgeland Avenue Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Steve Conro in September 2012

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BH Photo #240225

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bridge over Cal Sag Channel on Ridgeland Avenue in Alsip/Palos Hgts
Location
Alsip/Palos Heights, Cook County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1967
Design
Polygonal Warren through truss with all verticals
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 301.7 ft.
Total length: 433.0 ft.
Deck width: 43.0 ft.
Vertical clearance above deck: 17.4 ft.
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.67472, -87.77806   (decimal degrees)
41°40'29" N, 87°46'41" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/435235/4613954 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Palos Park
Average daily traffic (as of 2014)
23,500
Inventory numbers
IL 016-3025 (Illinois bridge number)
BH 15161 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
Inspection report (as of March 2017)
Overall condition: Poor
Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
Substructure condition rating: Satisfactory (6 out of 9)
Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
Sufficiency rating: 40 (out of 100)
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Update Log 

  • October 8, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • September 26, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Corrected town, added photo's

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