Category: Construction Press Releases

University Avenue Lane Closure (between Neil St. and Walnut St.) – Revised Dates

In order to complete masonry repair and façade work at 102 S Neil Street, Wells and Wells Construction will close one eastbound lane of University Avenue between Neil Street and Walnut Street. The closure will begin on Wednesday, January 2, and will reopen on Friday, January 4. During the closure, eastbound traffic will be reduced […]


Prospect Avenue Lane Closure

In order to repair a leaking water valve, Illinois American Water and Cross Construction will close one southbound lane of Prospect Avenue between Harvard Street and Maple Street.  The closure will begin on Wednesday, December 26, and will reopen on Monday, December 31.  During the closure, southbound traffic will be reduced to one lane.


Mattis Avenue Lane Closure

In order to repair a leaking water valve, Illinois American Water and Cross Construction will close one northbound lane of Mattis Avenue between Henry Street and John Street.  The closure will begin on Wednesday, December 26, and will reopen on Monday, December 31.  During the closure, northbound traffic will be reduced to one lane.


University Avenue Lane Closure

In order to complete masonry repair and façade work at 102 S Neil Street, Wells and Wells Construction will close one eastbound lane of University Avenue between Neil Street and Walnut Street.  The closure will begin on Wednesday, December 26, and will reopen on Friday, December 28.  During the closure, eastbound traffic will be reduced […]


Clark Street Road Closure (Between Victor Street and Fair Street)

In order to complete a sanitary sewer repair at 1611 W. Clark Street, a City contractor will close a section of Clark Street between Victor Street and Fair Street. The closure will begin on Wednesday, December 5, and will reopen on Monday, December 10. During the closure, the 1600 block of Clark Street will be […]


Mattis Avenue Lane Closure (Between Sheridan Road and Henry Street)

In order to complete a water main valve repair, Cross Construction and Illinois American Water will close one northbound lane of Mattis Avenue between Sheridan Road and Henry Street. The closure will begin on Tuesday, December 4, and will reopen on Monday, December 10. During the closure, northbound traffic on Mattis Avenue will be reduced […]


Building Permits Issued

Building Permits Issued The Champaign Fire Department’s Building Safety Division recently issued the following building permits for projects with an estimated construction value of $250,000 or more. Address Value of Construction Date Issued Type Use 501 Interstate Dr. $9,028,000 11/26/18 New Multi-Family 503 Interstate Dr. $2,960,000 11/26/18 New Multi-Family 505 Interstate Dr. $2,664,000 11/26/18 New […]


New Street Road Closure (Between University Avenue and Park Avenue)

In order to complete a water main replacement adjacent to Central High School at 610 W. University, Cross Construction and Illinois American Water will be closing the following: • New Street between University Avenue and Park Avenue • Intersection of New Street and Park Avenue (no through traffic) The closure will begin on Monday, November […]


Mattis Avenue Lane Closure (William Street to Stonegate Drive)

In order to perform tree work, a contractor for the City will close the westernmost southbound lane of Mattis Avenue between William Street and Stonegate Drive. The work is planned to begin on Wednesday, November 14, at 9:00 a.m. and is planned to be completed by 1:00 p.m. During the closure, southbound Mattis Avenue traffic […]


Woodridge Road Lane Closure (Between Worthington Drive and Woodridge Place)

Duce Construction will be constructing a storm sewer inlet and pavement repair on the southbound lane of Woodridge Road from Worthington Drive to Woodridge Place. Traffic will remain open in both directions but will be reduced to a single shared lane through a short work zone. Work is planned to begin on Thursday, November 15, […]