City of Champaign News

Mattis Avenue Lane Closure (William Street to Stonegate Drive)

In order to perform tree work, a contractor for the City will close the westernmost southbound lane of Mattis Avenue between William Street and Stonegate Drive. The work is planned to begin on Wednesday, November 14, at 9:00 a.m. and is planned to be completed by 1:00 p.m. During the closure, southbound Mattis Avenue traffic […]


Woodridge Road Lane Closure (Between Worthington Drive and Woodridge Place)

Duce Construction will be constructing a storm sewer inlet and pavement repair on the southbound lane of Woodridge Road from Worthington Drive to Woodridge Place. Traffic will remain open in both directions but will be reduced to a single shared lane through a short work zone. Work is planned to begin on Thursday, November 15, […]





Building Permits Issued

Building Permits Issued The Champaign Fire Department’s Building Safety Division recently 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  3302 Mission Dr. $5,550,261 11/5/18 New Multi-Family/Retail 3202 Apollo Dr. $1,294,791 11/5/18 New Warehouse         2018 Overall […]


Wright Street Storm Sewer Repair

Duce Construction will be constructing a storm sewer inlet repair on the east curb line of the intersection of Wright Street and Healey Street. Traffic will generally not be affected by this construction and all lanes are anticipated to remain open, however short delays may occur due to equipment and trucking movements. Work is planned […]


Fourth Street Lane Closure

In order to construct a new sanitary main under Fourth Street, Mid Illinois Concrete and Broeren Russo will be closing the northbound lane of Fourth Street between White Street and University Avenue.  The closure will begin on Monday, November 12 and will reopen on Friday, November 30. During the closure, northbound traffic will not be […]


Downtown Traffic Signal Activation

As part of the final pieces of the Downtown Intersection and Resurfacing Improvements Project, the traffic signals at the intersections of Neil Street, Clark Street, Walnut Street, and Logan Street will be activated mid-morning on Tuesday, November 6. The signals contain traffic lights for vehicles and pedestrian crossing. In addition to the traffic signals, new […]