Category: Construction Press Releases

White Street Road Closure

In order to construct sanitary sewer repairs, Duce Construction will be closing White Street between Randolph Street and Neil Street.  No through traffic will be allowed.  White Street residents will be able to access their properties from Randolph Street. Work is planned to begin at 7:00 a.m. on Saturday, August 11 and be completed and […]


Phase 2 West Washington Street Drainage Improvements (Washington Street Road Closure)

A road closure is planned as part of Phase 2 of the West Washington Street Drainage Improvements Project.  Washington Street will be closed in order to install storm sewer, water main, and construct new pavement; more specifically: • Washington Street will be closed from Carson Avenue through Garfield Avenue. The road closure is planned to […]


Bradley Avenue Lane Closure

In order to complete utility potholing, Kaskaskia Engineering will close one eastbound lane of Bradley Avenue between Market Street and Chestnut Street.  The lane closure will begin on Wednesday, August 8, 2018, and will reopen on Thursday, August 9, 2018.  During the closure, eastbound traffic will be reduced to one lane.


Concrete Street Improvements Project – Green Street (Prospect to New)- Construction Update

2018 CONCRETE STREET IMPROVEMENTS PROJECT – GREEN STREET As part of the City’s 2018 Concrete Street Improvements Project, the pavement on Green Street from Prospect Avenue to New Street will be reconstructed. The City’s contractor for the project, Kinney Contractors, will continue work Monday, July 30, weather permitting. Beginning Monday, July 30 at 7:00 a.m. […]


John Street Road Closure

John Street Road Closure In order to perform an emergency water main repair, Illinois American Water will temporarily close John Street between Fifth and Sixth Streets beginning Sunday, July 22. The closure is expected to last until Friday, July 27. No through traffic will be allowed, but access to businesses and buildings in this block […]


Springfield Avenue Lane Closure

In order to perform tree work, the Public Works Department will close the westbound lane of Springfield Avenue between Van Doren Street and Wheaton Avenue.  Westbound traffic will be routed through the center turn lane. This work is planned to begin at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, July 20 and is planned to be completed and […]


Mattis Avenue Lane Closures

In order to complete asphalt street repairs, the Public Works Department will intermittently close lanes of Mattis Avenue between Springfield Avenue and Kirby Avenue.  This work will take place Monday through Friday and at least one lane of northbound and southbound traffic will be maintained at all times. The work will begin at 7:00 a.m. […]


2018 Concrete Street Improvements Project (Green Street)

As part of the City’s 2018 Concrete Street Improvements Project, the pavement on Green Street from Prospect Avenue to New Street is being reconstructed.  The City’s contractor for the project, Kinney Contractors, will continue working to complete the project in a timely manner. Beginning at approximately noon on Friday, July 20 the westbound lane of […]


Randolph Street and Church Street Lane Closures

In order to complete a water main repair at the intersection of Randolph Street and Church Street, Illinois American Water Company will be closing the following lanes in downtown Champaign: • The eastbound lane of Church Street will be closed between State Street and Randolph Street.  Southbound State Street traffic will not be allowed to […]