Items tagged: severe weather

City of Champaign Facilities to Reopen at Noon on January 31

In order to allow weather conditions to subside so employees can safely travel to work during the forecasted cold weather, the Champaign City Building and the Public Works facility will delay opening to the public until noon on January 31, 2019. All emergency services continue to fully operate. Anyone choosing to travel during the bitterly […]


City Prepares for Potential Severe Weather

The City of Champaign Public Works Department is mobilizing resources in preparation for the potential severe weather that is forecasted to affect our area overnight into tomorrow. According to the National Weather Service heavy rainfall in the amount of up to four inches and high wind gusts may accompany this storm. A crew will remain […]


RISING ROAD STREET CLOSURE

RISING ROAD – STREET CLOSURE Due to this evening’s severe weather, multiple power poles and power lines were knocked down onto the roadway on Rising Road. In order to maintain citizen safety, Rising Road is closed between Curtis Road and Windsor Road until repairs can be made. Ameren has been notified and has dispatched crews […]