City Staff Directory

City Department/Division Contact Information

City Numbers Not Listed Below:  217-403-8700
TTY for the Hearing Impaired :   217-403-8736


Building Safety Division

307 S Randolph Street
Champaign, IL 61820
217/403-6100ke
217/403-6114 (fax)
buildingsafety@champaignil.gov

Building Safety Supervisor
Larry Happ

Plans Reviewer for Commercial & Multi-Family Residential
Duane Allen

Building Inspectors & Plans Review for 1 & 2 Family Dwellings
Charles Montgomery
Kaelob Capel

Plumbing & Sprinkler Inspector
Tony Pierce

HVAC, Fireplace, & New 1 & 2 Family Electrical Inspector
Bob Cargo

Electrical & Fire Alarm Inspector
Frank Johnston

Other City Building Permit-Related Contacts

Planning & Development Department/Zoning
217/403-8800 | zoning@champaignil.gov

Public Works Department / Engineering Division
217/403-4700 | publicworks@champaignil.gov

City Manager’s Office

102 N Neil Street
Champaign, IL 61820
217/403-8710
217/403-8725 (fax)
citymanagersoffice@champaignil.gov

City Manager
Dorothy David
217/403-8710

 

 

 

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Joan Walls
217/403-8710

 

 

 

 

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Deputy City Manager
Matt Roeschley
217/403-8710

 

 

 

 

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Jeff Hamilton
217/403-8710

 

 

 

Community Relations Office

102 N Neil Street
Champaign, IL 61820
217/403-8830
217/403-8835 (fax)
humanrelations@champaignil.gov

Community Relations Manager/Compliance Officer
Rachel Joy
217/403-8830

 

 

 

 

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Community Relations Manager/Compliance Officer
Tracy Parsons
217/403-8830

 

 

 

Finance Department

102 N Neil Street
Champaign, IL 61820
217/403-8940
217/403-8995 (fax)
financedept@champaignil.gov

Finance Director
Kay Nees
217/403-8940

 

 

 

 

City Documents & Licensing
217/403-8940
cityclerk@champaignil.gov

Payments (other than Parking)
217/403-8941
accounting@champaignil.gov

Financial Information
217/403-8940
financedept@champaignil.gov

Freedom of Information
FOIOCity@champaignil.gov

Fire Department

EMERGENCY – Call 9-1-1

Headquarters/Fire Station No. 1
307 S Randolph Street
Champaign, IL 61820

Non-Emergency Numbers
Fire Dept. Headquarters 217/403-7200
217/403-7213 (fax)
firedepartment@champaignil.gov

Fire Chief – Gary Ludwig
Fire Chief
Gary Ludwig
217/403-7200

 

 

 

Deputy Chief – Support
Dorval Norwood
217/403-7200

Deputy Chief – Operations
John Barker
217/403-7200

Building Safety Supervisor
Larry Happ
217/403-6100

Administration
217/403-7200

Bicycle Licenses
217/403-7200

Building Safety
217/403-6100

Fire Investigations
217/403-7200

Fire Prevention Inspectors
217/403-7200

Public Education & Information
217/403-7200

Fire Station Information

Fire Station No. 2
1901 S Prospect Avenue
Champaign, IL 61821
217/403-8902

Fire Station No. 3
702 W Bradley Avenue
Champaign, IL 61820
217/403-8903

Fire Station No. 4
2315 W John Street
Champaign, IL 61821
217/403-8904

Fire Station No. 5
1810 N Mattis Avenue
Champaign, IL 61821
217/403-8905

Fire Station No. 6
3911 Windsor Road
Champaign, IL 61820
217/403-8906

Human Resources Department

102 N Neil Street
Champaign, IL 61820
217/403-8770
217/403-8780 (fax)
hr@champaignil.gov

Human Resources Director
Jason Hood
217/403-8770

 

 

 

Assistant Human Resources Director
Amanda Farthing

Risk Manager
Larry Krause

Human Resources Specialists
Stacy Rachel
Steve Harms
Karen Hampton

Administrative Assistant
Lisa Benker Raymond

Information Technologies Department

102 N Neil Street
Champaign, IL 61820
217/403-8970
217/403-8993 (fax)
IT@champaignil.gov

MRTInformation Technologies Director
Mark Toalson
217/403-8970

 

 

 

Administrative Assistant
Colleen Kilian

CORE Project Manager
Cynthia Chandler

Database Administrator
Brian Perkinson

GIS Administrator
Roger Diercks

Network Administrator
Daphne Greaves

Network Engineer
Joseph DeWalt

Network Technician
Brenda Reed

Network Technician
Anh Tran

Police Network Administrator
Mark Reckowsky

Legal Department

102 N Neil Street
Champaign, IL 61820
217/403-8765
217/403-8755 (fax)
legaldepartment@champaignil.gov

City Attorney
Frederick C. Stavins
217/403-8765

 

 

 

Assistant City Attorneys
Laura J. Hall
Jennifer Gover Bannon
Kathryn Cataldo
Thomas Yu

Paralegals
Susan Wozniak
Shannon Miner

Champaign Public Library

While associated with the City in a number of ways, the Champaign Public Library is not technically a City department.  The Library is governed by the Champaign Public Library Board of Trustees.

200 W Green Street
Champaign, IL 61820
217/403-2000
TTY for the Hearing Impaired – 217/403-2055
217/403-2053 (fax)
librarian@champaign.org

Donna PittmanLibrary Director
Donna Pittman
217/403-2050

 

 

 

Renewals and Account Information
217/403-2000

Information Services/Reference
217/403-2070

Children’s Services
217/403-2030

Administration
217/403-2050

Douglass Branch Library
504 E Grove Street, Champaign
217/403-2090

Learn more about the Champaign Public Library on their website – champaign.org

Liquor Commissioner/Mayor’s Office

102 N Neil Street
Champaign, IL 61820
217/403-8720
217/403-8725 (fax)
liquorlicensing@champaignil.gov

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Liquor Commissioner
Deborah Frank Feinen
217/403-8720

 

 

 

Deputy Liquor Commissioner
Matthew Roeschley

METCAD 9-1-1

METCAD 9-1-1 is overseen by a multi-agency Policy Board

Emergency – Call 9-1-1

1905 E Main Street
Urbana, IL 61801
Non-Emergency: 217/333-8911
217/384-7003 (fax)

METCAD 9-1-1 Director
Ralph Caldwell
217/333-4348

 

 

 

Administration
217/333-4348

Learn more about METCAD on their website – metcad911.org

Neighborhood Services Department

102 N Neil Street
Champaign, IL 61820
217/403-7070
217/403-7090 (fax)
neighborhoodservices@champaignil.gov

Neighborhood Services Director
Kerri Wiman
217/403-7070

 

 

 

 

Administrative Assistant
Suzanne Noonan

Code Compliance Division

Code Compliance Manager
David Oliver

Administrative Assistant
Nina Sibley

Property Maintenance Inspectors
Susan Jones
Cliff Peete
Tim Spear
Kim McCloud-Burnett
Robert Simmons

Neighborhood Coordination

Neighborhood Coordinator
John Ruffin

Administrative Assistant
Nina Sibley

Neighborhood Programs

Neighborhood Programs Manager
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Community Development Specialist
Jean Algee
Janel Gomez

Rehabilitation Technician
Joe Lewis

Administrative Assistant
Betsy Barclay

Parking Programs Office

702 Edgebrook Drive
Champaign, IL 61820
217/403-4700
217/403-4755 (fax)
publicworks@champaignil.gov

Planning & Development Department

102 N Neil Street
Champaign, IL 61820
217/403-8800
217/403-8810 (fax)
planning@champaignil.gov
subdivisions@champaignil.gov

zoning@champaignil.gov

Planning & Development Director
Bruce Knight, FAICP
217/403-8800

 

 

 

Assistant Planning & Development Director
Rob Kowalski, AICP

Zoning Administrator
Kevin Phillips

Senior Planners
Jeff Marino, AICP
Lacey Rains Lowe
T.J. Blakeman, AICP

Associate Planners
Ben LeRoy
Eric Van Buskirk
Tina Ansong

Police Department

EMERGENCY – Call 9-1-1

82 E University Avenue
Champaign, IL 61820

Non-Emergency Numbers
Non-Emergency Dispatch 217/333-8911
Police Department 217/351-4545
TTY for the Hearing Impaired 217/403-6910
217/403-6924 (fax)
police@champaignil.gov

Chief of Police
Anthony Cobb
217/403-6911

 

 

 

Provide information anonymously to Crime Stoppers (local non-profit group)
217-373-TIPS | champaigncountycrimestoppers.org

Abandoned Vehicles
On Public Property – 217/351-4545
On Private Property – 217/403-7070

Administration
217/403-6911

Community Services
217/403-6912

Police Investigations
217/403-6900

Records Division
217/403-7000

Special Event Permits
217/403-6981

Towed Vehicles
217/351-4545

Other Department Contacts

Deputy Chief – Operations Bureau
Troy Daniels

Deputy Chief – Operational Support
David Shaffer

Deputy Chief – Administration and Professional Standards
Joe Gallo

Assistant to the Chief for Community Services
LaEisha Meaderds

Public Works Department

702 Edgebrook Drive
Champaign, IL 61820
217/403-4700
Public Works Hotline 217/403-8852
217/403-4755 (fax)
publicworks@champaignil.gov

Public Works Director
Dennis Schmidt
217/403-4700

 

 

 

Engineering Division


City Engineer

Dave Clark
217/403-4700
Engineering Division questions, projects, budgets.

 

 

Assistant City Engineer – Environmental Section
Eleanor Blackmon
Reconstruction, rehabilitation, and major repair projects on storm and sanitary sewers, ditches, and related infrastructure. NPDES Phase II program.

Assistant City Engineer – Development Section
Tony Vandeventer
Private development projects, City monitoring of privately built infrastructure, floodplain regulation, automated City map (GIS), grading and drainage permits, and ROW permits.

Assistant City Engineer – Transportation Section
Chris Sokolowski
Planning, functional design, operation and management of facilities for all modes of transportation

Operations Division


Operations Manager

Ernesto Salinas
217/403-4700

 

 

Asphalt, Concrete & Streets Section
Broc Summers, Operations Supervisor
Rob Kutz, Lead Maintenance Worker

Sewer Section
Ernesto Salinas, Operations Manager

Traffic & Lighting Section
Glen Berger, Operations Supervisor
Street lights, traffic signals, street signs, pavement markings, and underground utility locates.

Forestry Section
Andrew Lamoreux, Operations Supervisor

Building Services Section
Cory Conrad, Operations Supervisor

Fleet Services Section
Steve Simon, Operations Supervisor

Administrative Services Division

Administrative Services Manager & Public Information Officer
Kris Koester
217/403-4700
Parking Programs, Customer Service, Recycling Programs, and Administrative Functions, Departmental Public Information Officer

 

 

Administrative Services Supervisor – Customer Service
Jeremy Schultz
Customer service, database supervision, parking permits, revenue collection

Parking Operations Supervisor
Shirl Johnson
Parking enforcement, maintenance of meters and lots.

Administrative Services Supervisor – Finance
Mary Ann Ford
Accounts Payable, Payroll, Financial Reporting, Purchasing, Contract Management, Budgeting

Administrative Assistants 
Debra Windlan 
Nicki Grubaugh