Category: City Council News

Mayor Presents Proclamation For National Midwifery Week – October 4-10

On October 7, Mayor Feinen presented a proclamation honoring Carle midwives as part of National Midwifery Week, October 4-10. In part, the proclamation explains: Midwives have been a vital and growing part of the advancement of sexual and reproductive health services in the Champaign-Urbana community for more than 30 years, and are responsible for seeing […]


New Mayor Feinen Podcast Episode Features the Chambana Welcome Crew

Welcome to the Community! In the latest episode of the Mayor Feinen Podcast, we hear from Carly McCrory-McKay and Terri Reifsteck about the Chambana Welcome Crew, a community ambassador program to recruit and welcome new residents to the Champaign-Urbana area. These ambassadors help make moving to the community less intimidating by providing tips and pointing […]


October 12, 2021 Regular Study Session

The City Council agenda for the October 12, 2021 Regular Study Session is now available through the link below. This meeting will be held in the City Council Chambers of the City Building, 102 N. Neil Street in Champaign, at 7:00 p.m. The meeting is open to the public and participation is welcome and encouraged. […]


Champaign, Urbana, and Champaign County Announce 2021 Trick-or-Treat Hours

The Cities of Champaign and Urbana and Champaign County have set Trick-or-Treat hours for Halloween, including tips to make the holiday safer for everyone. Trick-or-treating in Champaign and Urbana will be held on Sunday, October 31, 2021, from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Once again this year, area residents are encouraged to take appropriate health […]


October 5, 2021 Regular Council Meeting & Post-Council Study Session

The City Council agenda for the October 5, 2021 Regular Council Meeting & Post-Council Study Session is now available through the link below. This meeting will be held in the City Council Chambers of the City Building, 102 N. Neil Street in Champaign, at 7:00 p.m. The meeting is open to the public and participation […]


Mayor Feinen Reelected to the Illinois Municipal League Board of Directors

The City of Champaign congratulates Mayor Deborah Frank Feinen for being reelected to the Illinois Municipal League (IML) Board of Directors. The IML recently held its 108th Annual Conference, and the election took place during the group’s Annual Business Meeting on September 25, 2021. Mayor Feinen was reelected to serve as one of the Board’s […]


September 28 & 29, 2021 Special Study Session

The City Council Agenda for the September 28 & 29, 2021 Special Study Session is now available online. This meeting will be held at the CityView Events & Meeting Center, Illinois Terminal 4th Floor, 45 East University Ave, Champaign, at 6:00pm. The meeting is open to the public. Click here to download the September 28 […]


September 21, 2021 Regular Council Meeting

The City Council agenda for the September 21, 2021 Regular Council Meeting is now available through the link below. This meeting will be held in the City Council Chambers of the City Building, 102 N. Neil Street in Champaign, at 7:00 p.m. The meeting is open to the public and participation is welcome and encouraged. […]


Mayor Feinen Podcast Previews Welcoming Week

On September 10, 2021, the City released the latest episode of The Mayor Feinen Podcast, which featured the Mayor’s conversation with Jes DeVries (Director of Immigrant Family Services at the University YMCA New American Welcome Center) to preview this year’s Welcoming Week. Welcoming Week kicked off on September 10 and runs through September 19. Welcoming […]


September 14, 2021 Regular Study Session

The City Council agenda for the September 14, 2021 Regular Study Session is now available through the link below. This meeting will be held in the City Council Chambers of the City Building, 102 N. Neil Street in Champaign, at 7:00 p.m. The meeting is open to the public and participation is welcome and encouraged. […]