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Chicago Avenue Bridge (2018)

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Photo taken by John P. Walsh

License: Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY)

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BH Photo #493977

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Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Through truss bascule bridge over Chicago River North Branch on West Chicago Avenue
Location
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built in 2018
Design
Through truss bascule
Approximate latitude, longitude
+41.89644, -87.64421   (decimal degrees)
41°53'47" N, 87°38'39" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/446561/4638478 (zone/easting/northing)
Inventory number
BH 92562 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Categories 

Bascule (1,079)
Built 2018 (28)
Built during 2010s (442)
Chicago, Illinois (335)
Cook County, Illinois (464)
Have street view (27,279)
Illinois (4,764)
Modern (2,477)
Movable (3,031)
Open (40,082)
Owned by city (5,607)
Temporary (23)
Through truss (15,412)
Truss (33,352)

Update Log 

  • April 10, 2021: New photo from Douglas Butler
  • April 2, 2021: New Street View added by Douglas Butler

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Sources 

  • Douglas Butler

Comments 

Chicago Avenue Drawbridge (2018)
Posted July 2, 2021, by John Boehner (boehnerjohn [at] gmail [dot] com)

Is this replacement bridge movable? Is this a temporary bridge?