Category: Fire Department News

Building Permits Issued

Champaign Fire Department, Building Safety Division 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 520 N Neil Street $3,880,000 5/2/2018 New Multi Family Building 701 N Country Fair Dr $800,000 4/30/2018 New Commercial Building 703 N Country Fair Dr […]


Building Permits Issued

Champaign Fire Department, Building Safety Division 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 5006 Abbey Fields Dr $425,000 4/24/2018 New Single Family Home 3903 Slate Dr $257,900 4/23/2018 New Single Family Home 2017 S Neil A-B $311,000 4/25/2018 […]


Smoke Alarm Blitz – West Champaign

On Saturday, April 14, employees of the Fire Department and Neighborhood Services Department, along with community and Red Cross volunteers, went door-to-door in a west Champaign neighborhood offering to check smoke alarms and install free smoke alarms in homes that needed them. The Smoke Alarm Blitz included approximately 314 homes within the boundaries Kirby Avenue […]


Building Permits Issued

Champaign Fire Department, Building Safety Division 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 507 S Locust $1,192,800 4/12/2018 New Multi-Family 1812 N Neil $750,000 4/18/2018 Alteration McDonalds 2000 N Neil # 490 $515,123 4/12/2018 Alteration Market Place Mall […]


Building Permits Issued

Champaign Fire Department, Building Safety Division 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 2308 Lovie Lane $380,900 3/27/2018 New Single Family Dwelling 40 E University $480,000 3/22/2018 Alteration Future tenant space 4422 Nicklaus $1,500,000 3/22/2018 New Multi-Family/clubhouse 2018 […]


Commercial Permits Issued

The following commercial permits were issued this week with an estimated cost of construction of $250,000 or more. Address Cost of Construction Date Issued Owner or Developer/Business 901 S Fourth $589,248.00 3/13/2018 Prime Housing LLC 501 N Mattis $560,000.00 3/12/2018 Miller, Dwight A (McDonalds) 2901 Boardwalk $3,300,890.00 3/13/2018 TAG Commercial LLC


Champaign Fire Department 2017 Year In Review

Champaign Fire Department 2017 Year In Review The Champaign Fire Department along with CGTV staff produced a short video called, 2017 Year in Review. The video shows highlights of the fire department’s work, training, and accomplishments from last year. Watch the video here champaignfire.com. Champaign Fire Department – Here to Serve You! & CGTV – Keeping […]


Champaign Code Review and Appeals Board Meeting Provides Opportunity for Feedback

On April 25, 2018, Building Safety Division staff and the Code Review and Appeals Board will assemble for the Board’s regularly scheduled April meeting at 4:30 pm in the Fire Station #1 basement level at 307 S. Randolph St., Champaign.  The meeting’s purpose is to provide an additional opportunity to engage design professionals, developers, contractors […]