Category: Construction Press Releases

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, […]


Wright Street Storm Sewer Repair

Duce Construction will be constructing a storm sewer inlet repair on the east curb line of the intersection of Wright Street and Healey Street. Traffic will generally not be affected by this construction and all lanes are anticipated to remain open, however short delays may occur due to equipment and trucking movements. Work is planned […]


Fourth Street Lane Closure

In order to construct a new sanitary main under Fourth Street, Mid Illinois Concrete and Broeren Russo will be closing the northbound lane of Fourth Street between White Street and University Avenue.  The closure will begin on Monday, November 12 and will reopen on Friday, November 30. During the closure, northbound traffic will not be […]


Downtown Traffic Signal Activation

As part of the final pieces of the Downtown Intersection and Resurfacing Improvements Project, the traffic signals at the intersections of Neil Street, Clark Street, Walnut Street, and Logan Street will be activated mid-morning on Tuesday, November 6. The signals contain traffic lights for vehicles and pedestrian crossing. In addition to the traffic signals, new […]


708 S Sixth Street Project Commences at Green and Sixth Streets

708 S Sixth Street Project Commences at Green and Sixth Streets On Monday, November 5, 2018 CORE Spaces and general contractor Findorff will begin implementation of traffic control measures in preparation for demolition of existing buildings at 601, 603, 605 E Green and 704, 706, 708, 710 S Sixth Street and construction of a 17-story […]