City of Champaign News


Downtown Intersections and Resurfacing Improvements Project

Downtown Intersections and Resurfacing Improvements Project Starting Tuesday, May 29, Feutz Contractors will begin work on the City’s 2018 Downtown Intersection and Resurfacing Improvements project. The project will install traffic signals, bump outs, and streetscape at the intersections of Neil St. and Clark St. as well as Walnut St. and Logan St. Bump outs will […]



Annual Asphalt Project

Annual Asphalt Project Starting Wednesday, May 30, Cross Construction Company will begin work on the City’s annual asphalt paving project. The first phase of work will take place in the following locations Locust Street from Armory Avenue to Green Street Oak Street from Armory Avenue to John Street Chalmers Street from Oak Street to First […]


Champaign Police Respond to Media Inquiries Regarding Employee Separation

  On May 14, 2018, the Champaign County Sheriff’s Office arrested former Champaign Police Officer Justus Clinton on charges of Residential and Motor Vehicle Burglary.   Following Clinton’s arrest, the Champaign Police Department has received a number of FOIA requests related to his separation agreement, which was executed prior to the incident for unrelated violations […]



Fourth Street Lane Closure

Fourth Street Lane Closure In order to repair undermined pavement at the corner of Fourth Street and Chalmers Street, Ameren Illinois and Shaw Brothers Concrete have closed the northbound lane of Fourth Street between Armory Avenue and Chalmers Street. The lane closure began on Monday, May 21 and will reopen on Friday, May 25. Northbound […]



Prospect Avenue Lane Closure

In order to repair a water main near 22 Greencroft Drive, Illinois American Water will close one southbound lane of Prospect Avenue between La Sell Drive and Hamilton Drive.  The lane closure will begin on Monday, May 21 and will reopen on Friday, May 25.  Southbound traffic will be reduced to one lane during the […]


CGTV Online Gets a Makeover

On May 17, 2018, the City’s Communications Division launched the new and improved CGTV Online.  The new website is powered by new hardware and a new service provider and should result in a more reliable live stream of CGTV’s high-definition programming.  The new website has a responsive, modern design that also displays better on mobile devices.  […]