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Cass Street Bridge

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Cass Street Bascule Bridge

Photo taken by C Hanchey in July 2011

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BH Photo #206267

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    Overview
    Bascule bridge over Des Plaines River on Westbound US 30 Lincoln Highway in Joliet
    Location
    Joliet, Will County, Illinois
    Status
    Open to traffic
    History
    Built 1932; rehabilitated 1985
    Design
    Bascule
    Dimensions
    Length of largest span: 173.8 ft.
    Total length: 293.9 ft.
    Deck width: 41.9 ft.
    Vertical clearance above deck: 16.0 ft.
    Also called
    Western Ave Bridge
    Approximate latitude, longitude
    +41.52771, -88.08641   (decimal degrees)
    41°31'40" N, 88°05'11" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
    Approximate UTM coordinates
    16/409362/4597910 (zone/easting/northing)
    Quadrangle map:
    Joliet
    Average daily traffic (as of 2015)
    13,900
    Inventory numbers
    IL 099-0101 (Illinois bridge number)
    BH 15735 (Bridgehunter.com ID)
    Inspection report (as of June 2016)
    Overall condition: Poor
    Superstructure condition rating: Poor (4 out of 9)
    Substructure condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
    Deck condition rating: Fair (5 out of 9)
    Sufficiency rating: 14.2 (out of 100)
    View more at BridgeReports.com

    Update Log 

    • November 30, 2015: New Street View added by Douglas Butler
    • September 4, 2014: New photo from Douglas Butler
    • October 22, 2011: New Street View added by Ben Tate
    • July 30, 2011: New photos from C Hanchey
    • June 22, 2008: Updated by J.R. Manning: Added to Lincoln Highway category

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    Sources 

    • J.R. Manning - thekitchenguy [at] sbcglobal [dot] net
    • C Hanchey - cmh2315fl [at] yahoo [dot] com
    • Ben Tate - benji5221 [at] yahoo [dot] com
    • Douglas Butler