Items tagged: Sixth Street

Sixth Street Road Closure (Between Green Street and John Street)

In order to complete a series of foundation concrete pours and to erect a tower crane at 708 S. Sixth Street, Core Spaces and Findorff will be closing Sixth Street between Green Street and John Street. These closures will occur intermittently during the months of February and March as construction progresses. The City will provide […]


Sixth Street Road Closures (Between Green Street and John Street)

In order to complete a series of foundation concrete pours and to erect a tower crane at 708 S. Sixth Street, Core Spaces and Findorff will be closing Sixth Street between Green Street and John Street. These closures will occur intermittently during the months of February and March as construction progresses. The City will provide […]


Campus Signals to Change to Four-Way Stops Over Break

Due to decreased vehicle and pedestrian traffic during winter break, several campus traffic signals have been adjusted to act as a four-way stop by continuously flashing red.  The traffic signals were adjusted today, Friday, December 21, 2018.  Normal signal operations will resume Friday, January 11, 2019.  The signals are at the intersections of: • Fourth […]


708 S Sixth Street Project Commences at Green and Sixth Streets

708 S Sixth Street Project Commences at Green and Sixth Streets On Monday, November 5, 2018 CORE Spaces and general contractor Findorff will begin implementation of traffic control measures in preparation for demolition of existing buildings at 601, 603, 605 E Green and 704, 706, 708, 710 S Sixth Street and construction of a 17-story […]


John Street Road Closure

John Street Road Closure In order to perform an emergency water main repair, Illinois American Water will temporarily close John Street between Fifth and Sixth Streets beginning Sunday, July 22. The closure is expected to last until Friday, July 27. No through traffic will be allowed, but access to businesses and buildings in this block […]


University Avenue Lane Closure

In order to install a sign at 608 E. University Avenue, Ace Sign Company will close one westbound lane of University Avenue between Wright Street and Sixth Street.  The lane closure will occur on Monday, May 7, 2018, between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.  Westbound traffic will be reduced to one lane […]


Improving Pedestrian Safety on Campus

Improving Pedestrian Safety on Campus New housing units have added to the number of pedestrians passing through the intersection of Sixth Street and Healey Street. This is an area where there are already numerous inexperienced and distracted drivers. In response to a group of students asking that the City take action to improve pedestrian safety […]


Sixth Street and Wright Street Road Closures

In order to perform sanitary sewer interceptor maintenance, SAK Construction and Urbana-Champaign Sanitary District will be temporarily closing the following streets: – Friday, March 24, 2017 — Sixth Street closed between Grove Street and Vine Street – Monday, March 27, 2017, and Tuesday, March 28, 2017 — Wright Street closed between Grove Street and Vine […]