Category: Public Works Department News

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 […]


2018 Concrete Street Improvements Project – Green Street Lane Closure

As part of the City’s 2018 Concrete Street Improvements Project, Prairieview Landscaping will be laying sod along Green Street from Prospect Avenue to Pine Street.  Work will continue Tuesday, October 23, weather permitting. Beginning Tuesday, October 23, the westbound lane of Green Street between Prospect Avenue and Pine Street will be closed.  This section of […]


2018 Concrete Street Improvements Project – Green Street Lane Closure

As part of the City’s 2018 Concrete Street Improvements Project, Prairieview Landscaping will be laying sod along Green Street from Prospect Avenue to Pine Street.  Work will begin Monday, October 22, weather permitting. Beginning Monday, October 22, the eastbound lane of Green Street between Prospect Avenue and Pine Street will be closed.  This section of Green […]


Springfield Avenue Lane Closure

In order to perform tree work, the Public Works Department will close the westbound lane of Springfield Avenue between Lynn Street and Elm Street.  Westbound traffic will be routed through the center turn lane.  The closure will begin at 7:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 20 and is planned to be completed by 11:00 a.m.


America Recycles Day @ Boneyard Creek

City of Champaign staff will coordinate and host America Recycles Day @ Boneyard Creek on Saturday, November 10, from 10 a.m. to Noon.  This year’s community event will be geared towards cleaning up debris from near the Boneyard Creek.  A free pizza lunch will be provided immediately following the litter cleanup event.  For planning purposes, […]