Category: Construction Press Releases

University Avenue Lane Closure

In order to complete a water main relocation project near Central High School, Cross Construction will close one eastbound lane of University Avenue between New Street and Lynn Street.  The closure will begin on Monday, September 10 and will reopen on Thursday, September 20.  During the closure, eastbound traffic will be reduced to one lane.  […]


State Street Intermittent Lane Closures

In order to perform asphalt street repairs, the Public Works Department will intermittently close lanes of State Street between John Street and Hessel Boulevard.  The work will begin on Tuesday, September 4 and is planned to be completed by Friday, September 7. Please pay close attention to construction signs and traffic control devices.  Please proceed […]


Wright Street Lane Closure

In order to perform crane operations at 615 S. Wright Street, Broeren Russo Builders, Inc., will intermittently close the southbound lane of Wright Street between Green Street and Healey Street.  The lane closure will begin on Wednesday, September 5 and is expected to reopen on Thursday, September 6. During the intermittent lane closure, southbound traffic […]


Duncan Road Lane Reductions

The Public Works Department will be completing asphalt street repairs on Duncan Road between Valley Brook Drive and Windsor Road.  The work will require reduction in lane size as well as possible lane shifts.  Both lanes of traffic will remain open during the work.  The work is beginning today, Monday, August 27 and is expected […]


Green Street Lane Closures

In order to complete a sanitary sewer service repair at 608 W. Green Street, Mid Illinois Concrete will close the westbound lane and center lane of Green Street between Lynn Street and New Street.  The closure will begin on Monday, August 27 and will reopen by noon on Friday, August 31.  During the closure, westbound traffic will […]


Randolph Street Lane Closure

In order to complete fiberoptic installation, Direct Line and Uniti Fiber will close one northbound lane of Randolph Street between White Street and University Avenue.  The lane closure will begin on Monday, August 27 and will reopen by noon on Friday, August 31.  During the closure northbound traffic will be reduced to one lane.


University Avenue Lane Closure Due to Sinkhole

UNIVERSITY AVENUE LANE CLOSURE DUE TO SINKHOLE NEAR STORM SEWER INLET Due to a sinkhole which formed near a storm sewer inlet, the City of Champaign closed the southern lane of University Avenue between Country Fair Drive and Mattis Avenue. City staff will work with a contractor to complete an emergency repair to the inlet and […]


Southwood Drive Lane Closures

In order to complete asphalt street repairs, the Public Works Department will close alternating lanes of Southwood Drive between Duncan Road and Stratford Court. The lane closures will begin at 7:00 a.m. on Thursday, August 23 and are planned to be completed by 3:00 p.m. on Friday, August 24. Please pay close attention to construction […]


Walnut Street Lane Closure Due to Ameren Power Outage

WALNUT STREET LANE CLOSURE DUE TO AMEREN POWER OUTAGE NEAR 102 N. NEIL STREET In order to facilitate a planned power outage at 102 N. Neil Street, Ameren will close one northbound lane of Walnut Street, just north of University Avenue on Saturday, August 25, between the hours of 4:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. Northbound […]


Downtown Intersection and Resurfacing Improvements (UPDATED)

As part of the Downtown Intersection and Resurfacing Improvements Project, milling and paving activities began on Friday, August 17 and will continue for several days.  As the project moved around the Downtown area, no parking signs will be posted at meters.  Please proceed cautiously through construction zones and use alternative routes whenever possible.  The contractor […]