Category: Public Works Department News

Green Street Storm Sewer Construction (Western Ave. to Victor St.)

Duce Construction will be constructing new storm sewers on the City parkways of Western Avenue and Green Street. This work will occur on Green Street between the intersections of Western Avenue and Victor Street. Construction of the new storm sewers will utilize trenchless directional boring techniques but will require some small excavations. Traffic will not […]


MCORE Project 2018 Wrap-Up (White Street Reopened to Traffic)

The majority of work on MCORE Project 2 & 3 wrapped up Monday, with the reopening of White Street to through traffic between Second Street and Wright Street. The newly improved corridor of White Street contains wider driving lanes, bike lanes, new landscaping, improved sidewalks, and additional lighting. The intersection of Fourth Street and White […]


Country Fair Drive Lane Closure (Bradley Avenue to Camp Drive)

In order to repair a pavement failure, A & A Concrete will close the northbound lane of Country Fair Drive between Bradley Avenue and Camp Drive. The closure will begin at 7 a.m. on Monday, October 29, and will reopen on Tuesday, October 30, at 7 a.m., weather permitting.  


Kirby Avenue Lane Closure (Mayfair Road to Prospect Avenue)

In order to perform routine storm sewer maintenance activities, Hoerr Construction, Inc. will close one eastbound lane of Kirby Avenue between Mayfair Road and Prospect Avenue. The closure is scheduled to begin on Monday, October 29, at 7:30 a.m. and be completed by Tuesday, October 30, by 4 p.m., weather permitting. The lane will reopen […]


Duncan Road Lane Closure

In order to install a new gas main for Ameren Illinois, KS Energy will intermittently close a northbound lane of Duncan Road between Lawndale Drive and Daniel Street. KS Energy will close portions of this road as their operation moves. The work will begin on Monday, October 29, and end on Thursday, November 15, weather […]


Mattis Avenue Lane Closure

In order to complete a water main repair for Illinois American Water, Cross Construction will close a northbound lane of Mattis Avenue between Henry Street and John Street. The closure will begin on Friday, October 26, and will reopen on Wednesday, October 31, weather permitting. During the closure, northbound Mattis Avenue traffic will be reduced […]


Kirby Avenue Lane Closure

In order to complete maintenance on Urbana Champaign Sanitary District interceptor lines, Cross Construction will intermittently close a westbound lane of Kirby Avenue between Mayfair Road and Crescent Drive. Cross will close portions of this length as their operation moves. Work will begin on Thursday, October 25, and end on Tuesday, October 30, weather permitting. […]


Windsor Road Lane Closure

In order to complete a water main repair, Illinois American Water Company will close an eastbound lane of Windsor Road between Lyndhurst Drive and Neil Street. The closure will begin on Friday, October 26, and will reopen on Friday, November 2, weather permitting. During the closure, eastbound Windsor Road traffic will be reduced to one […]


First Street Lane Closure

In order to complete an emergency water valve repair, Illinois American Water Company and Cross Construction have closed a southbound lane of First Street between Park Street and University Avenue. The closure began on Wednesday, October 24, and will reopen on Monday, October 29, weather permitting. During the closure, both a northbound lane and a […]


Staley Road Lane Closure

In order to perform debris removal from the ditch line, the Public Works Department will close the northbound lane of traffic on Staley Road between Kirby Avenue and Inverness Road.  The work will begin on Wednesday, October 24, at 9 a.m. and is planned to be completed by Noon.  During these hours, the northbound lane […]