Category: Public Works Department News

Online Registration for the Illinois EPA-Sponsored One-Day Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event in Champaign County

The online registration for the fall Illinois EPA-Sponsored One-Day Household Hazardous Waste Collection Event in Champaign County will open on Monday, September 23, at 8 a.m. The link to the online registration system is http://hhwevent.simplybook.me/. The collection event will take place on Saturday, October 26, in Champaign. (Residents can find drop-off location information on the […]


Mattis Avenue Lane Closures (Between Springfield Avenue and Kirby Avenue) – 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 27, 2019.


Fall Yard Waste Collection

The City of Champaign Fall Yard Waste Collection program will run from October 14 through December 13, 2019. 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 […]


Bradley Avenue Road Closure (From Market Street to Canadian National Railroad Tracks)

As part of the Boneyard Creek North Branch Improvements, Feutz Contractors will be replacing the Boneyard Creek culvert under Bradley Avenue east of Market Street. Bradley Avenue will be closed between Market Street and the Canadian National Railroad tracks for this work. Access will be maintained to the Family Dollar and JJ Fish and Chicken […]


Springfield Avenue Lane Closures (Between Willis Avenue and McKinley Avenue)

In order to perform tree work in the 1000 block of West Springfield, City crews will alternately block a lane of traffic in each direction on Springfield between Willis Avenue and McKinley Avenue. Work will begin at 7 a.m. on Saturday, September 7, 2019, and is expected to continue until Noon. Flaggers will be present […]


Parkland Court Road Closure (Between Springer Drive and Cone Drive

In order to install sanitary sewer main, TCT Construction and BJ Trucking will close Parkland Court between Springer Drive and Cone Drive. The closure will begin on Monday, September 9, and will reopen on Friday, September 20, 2019. Through traffic will not be allowed in the area but access to local properties will be maintained.


Online Registration for the Fall Residential Electronics Collection Event

The online registration for the next Residential Electronics Collection event for residents living in participating Champaign County communities will open on Monday, September 9, at 8 a.m. The link to the online registration system is http://ecycle.simplybook.me/. The collection event will take place on Saturday, October 12, at Parkland College, 2400 W. Bradley Avenue in Champaign. […]


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 […]