Category: Public Works Department News

Blackthorn Drive Road Closure (between Clover Lane and Winchester Drive)

In order to repair pavement failures, A&A Concrete will be Blackthorn Drive between Clover Lane and Winchester Drive. Repair work will begin on Thursday, September 24, 2020, with the closure expected to last four days, weather permitting. Please do not park on the street near the construction site or in areas that are posted “No […]


Harvard Street Road Closure (between Prospect Avenue and Willis Avenue)

In order to repair pavement failures, A&A Concrete will be closing Harvard Street between Prospect Avenue and Willis Avenue. Repair work will begin on Thursday, September 24, 2020, with the closure expected to last four days, weather permitting. Please do not park on the street near the construction site or in areas that are posted […]


Temporary Streetlight Outage Along Vine Street (between Prospect Avenue and Neil Street)

Due to a circuit controller malfunction, the streetlights on Vine Street between Prospect Avenue and Neil Street are not currently functioning. This is also affecting streetlights on side streets along Vine Street, including portions of New Street, Lynn Street, Elm Street, and Maple Street. The controller is being repaired and the streetlights will be restored […]


State Street Road Closure (between Tremont Street and Maple Street)

In order to complete rail and pavement maintenance, Norfolk Southern will close State Street between Tremont Street and Maple Street. The closure will begin on Monday, September 21, and will reopen at the end of the day on Wednesday, September 23, 2020. Through traffic will not be allowed in the area, but access to all […]


Springfield Avenue Lane Closure (Between Mattis Avenue and Fair Street)

In order to perform storm sewer repairs, SNC Construction will be closing the right lane of eastbound Springfield Avenue between Mattis Avenue and Fair Street. Eastbound Springfield Avenue traffic will be merged into a single lane thru a short construction work zone. All travel at intersections will remain unaffected by this work. Work is scheduled […]


Kirby Avenue Lane Closure (between Carriage Way and Mayfair Road)

In order to perform storm sewer repairs, SNC Construction will be closing the right lane of westbound Kirby Avenue between Carriage Way and Mayfair Road.  Westbound Kirby Avenue traffic will be merged into a single lane through a short construction work zone.  All travel at intersections will remain unaffected by this work. Work is scheduled […]


City of Champaign Fall Yard Waste Collection

The City of Champaign Fall Yard Waste Collection program will run from October 12 through December 11, 2020. No pickup dates are scheduled during the week of Thanksgiving. Collection is available to all City of Champaign residential properties within City limits at no charge. This program provides a green alternative for yard waste disposal. Residents […]