Category: Public Works Department News

IDOT I-74 Nighttime Ramp Closures Set July 12

The Illinois Department of Transportation announces that nighttime closures of the Neil Street and Cunningham Avenue offramps from Interstate 74 will begin July 12. The closures are necessary for crews to perform skid-proofing operations. Work on I-74 will begin at 9 p.m. July 12 on the westbound offramp at Neil Street and the eastbound offramp […]


Clark Street Road Closure

In order to construct storm sewer repairs, Duce Construction will close Clark Street between New Street and Lynn Street.   This closure will be located midblock.  Local residents with driveways west of 613 W Clark Street should access their driveways from New Street. Residents with driveways east of 613 W Clark should access their driveways from […]


Annual Paving Project – Prospect Avenue

Starting Monday, July 9, 2018, Cross Construction Company will begin work on Prospect Avenue from Marketview Drive to just north of Meijer Drive, and on Marketview Drive from just west of Anthony Drive to just east of Anthony Drive.  Work will consist of milling off the existing surface, paving a new asphalt surface, and applying […]


Clark Street Road Closure

Clark Street Road Closure In order to safely perform crane operations to erect steel beams, framing, and facade for the new building at 202 S. Fourth Street, Broeren Russo Builders, Inc. will close Clark Street between Fourth Street and Fifth Street.  The street closure will begin on Sunday, July 1, 2018 and will end on Friday, […]


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, June 27 and is expected to reopen on Thursday, June 28. During the intermittent lane closure, southbound traffic […]


2018 Concrete Street Improvements Project (Green Street Lane Closure)

As part of the City’s 2018 Concrete Street Improvements Project, the pavement on Green Street from Prospect Avenue to New Street will be reconstructed.  The City’s contractor for the project, Kinney Contractors, will begin work Monday, June 25, 2018, weather permitting. Beginning Monday, June 25 the eastbound lane of Green Street between Prospect Avenue and […]


Lane Closures at Second and Daniel for Sinkhole Repair

Second and Daniel Lane Closures In order to investigate and repair a sinkhole in the intersection of Second and Daniel Streets, the City of Champaign has closed the southbound lane of Second Street north of Daniel Street and the westbound lane of Daniel Street at Second Street. Excavation for investigation of the sinkhole cause and […]


Market Street Lane Closure

In order to safely inspect the bridge, IDOT and Lin Engineering, Ltd. will close the bi-directional turn lane on Market Street between Anthony Drive and Kenyon Road.  The lane closure will begin at 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday, June 27 and will be completed by noon the same day. During the lane closure, minor traffic delays […]


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 Thursday, June 21 and is expected to reopen on Friday, June 22. During the intermittent lane closure, southbound traffic […]


William Street Lane Closures

In order to complete pavement repairs, the Public Works Department will close alternating lanes of William Street between Maplepark Drive and Oakcrest Drive. The lane closures will begin at 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday, June 19 and are planned to be completed by 3:00 p.m. Please pay close attention to construction signs and traffic control devices.  […]