Category: Construction Press Releases

Mattis Avenue Lane Closures (Between Springfield and Kirby) – Extended Date

The City of Champaign is performing asphalt repairs on Mattis Avenue between Springfield Avenue and Kirby Avenue and may reduce traffic to one lane in each direction.  Any lane closures will continue to occur on weekdays from 6 a.m. to 3 p.m.  Work will continue through Friday, September 13, 2019.


First Street Lane Closure

In order to install water service taps at 102 E Green Street, Wells & Wells Construction and Lanz Heating & Cooling will close one northbound lane of First Street between Healey Street and Green Street. The closure will begin on Tuesday, September 3, 2019, and will reopen by noon on Friday, September 13, 2019.  One […]


Green Street Road Closure (between Sixth Street and Wright Street)

In order to construct a new sanitary sewer main from the new development at 708 S. Sixth Street, Duce Construction will close Green Street between Sixth Street and Wright Street. The sanitary sewer requires connection to the UCSD interceptor on Healey Street. The construction of the new sanitary sewer main includes a new manhole in […]


University Avenue Lane Closure (between Russell Street and James Street)

As part of Phase III West Washington Street Drainage Improvements, Stark Excavating will close the northern lane of University Avenue between Russell Street and James Street.  Eastbound traffic on University Avenue will be directed into the southern lane through the construction zone. The northern lane closure will begin on Wednesday, August 28, and is planned […]


Neil Street Lane Closure (Between Garwood Street and Bradley Avenue)

In order to repair a water valve, Illinois American Water and Cross Construction will close one southbound lane of Neil Street between Garwood Street and Bradley Avenue. The closure will begin on Monday, August 26, and will reopen on Friday, August 30, 2019. Southbound traffic will be reduced to one lane.


Fifth Street Road Closure (Between Chalmers Street and Daniel Street)

In order to repair a sanitary sewer service at 912 S. Fifth Street, A & R Services will close Fifth Street between Chalmers Street and Daniel Street. The closure will begin on Monday, August 26, and reopen on Tuesday, September 3, 2019. The road will be closed to through traffic but access to local properties […]


Market Street Lane Closure and Bellefontaine Street Road Closure

Feutz Contractors continues working on utility installations as part of the Boneyard Creek North Branch Improvements. Market Street is now open with traffic in a one-lane configuration. The southbound lane of Market Street is closed from south of Bellefontaine Street to north of Apricot Drive. Two-way traffic is being maintained using the northbound lane of […]


Hickory Street Now Open to Traffic (Between Howard Drive and Leichner Drive)

As part of the Boneyard Creek North Branch Improvements, Feutz Contractors replaced a section of Hickory Street in conjunction with storm sewer and culvert improvements. The street replacement is complete, and Hickory Street is now open to traffic between Howard Drive and Leichner Drive. Occasional daytime lane closures will occur in this area through the […]


Mattis Avenue Lane Closures (Between Springfield Avenue and Kirby Avenue)

The City of Champaign will be performing asphalt repairs on Mattis Avenue between Springfield Avenue and Kirby Avenue and may reduce traffic to one lane in each direction. Any lane closures will occur on weekdays from 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. beginning Monday, August 19, and ending Friday, August 30, 2019.


Taste of Champaign Traffic Impact

Due to the Champaign Park District’s Taste of Champaign event this weekend, State Street and Elm Street will be closed between Church Street and University Avenue. In addition, parking on Church Street from Elm Street to State Street will be restricted to Champaign Park District vendors with a permit. The streets will be closed to […]