Category: Public Works Department News

Green Street Lane Closure (between Neil Street and Locust Street)

In order to complete pavement patching from a water main repair, Illinois American Water and Shaw Brothers will close a lane of Green Street between Neil Street and Locust Street.  The closure will begin on Monday, July 22, and will reopen on Friday, July 26, 2024. During the closure, one lane of westbound and one […]


Annual Paving Project

Starting Wednesday, July 24, 2024, Cross Construction will begin reconstruction work on the following locations: Duncan Road from Lawndale Drive to Springfield Avenue John Street from Goldenview Drive to Duncan Road Goldenview Drive from just south of William Street to John Street Brentwood Drive from just south of William Street to Goldenview Drive Blair Drive […]


Anthony Drive Road Closure (between Dobbins Drive and Campbell Drive)

White Construction will close Anthony Drive between Dobbins Drive and Campbell Drive. Eastbound and westbound Anthony Drive traffic will be detoured in the area.  The closure will begin on Thursday, July 18, and will be reopened by the end of the day on Friday, July 19, 2024, weather permitting.  Access will be maintained to all […]


University Avenue Lane Closure (between Prospect Avenue and State Street)

As part of the City’s 2024 Infrastructure Maintenance Project, A&A Concrete will be closing one lane of University Avenue between Prospect Avenue and State Street.  The work will begin on Thursday, July 11, 2024, and is expected to be completed by the end of the day, weather permitting.


Anthony Drive Road Closure (between Dobbins Drive and Campbell Drive)

White Construction will close Anthony Drive between Dobbins Drive and Campbell Drive. Eastbound and westbound Anthony Drive traffic will be detoured in the area.  The closure will begin on Thursday, July 11, and will be reopened by the end of the day on Friday, July 12, 2024, weather permitting. Access will be maintained to all […]


White Street Road Closure (Just east of New Street)

In order to complete a sanitary sewer connection at 621 W. White Street, Fred’s Plumbing will close White Street from New Street to just east of this address.  The closure will begin on Wednesday, July 10, and will reopen on or before Tuesday, July 16, 2024. Through traffic will not be allowed in this area, […]


Prospect Avenue Lane Closure (between Springfield Avenue and Healey Street)

As part of the City’s 2024 Infrastructure Maintenance Project, A&A Concrete will be closing one northbound lane of Prospect Avenue between Springfield Avenue and Healey Street.  The work will begin on Monday, July 8, 2024, with the closure expected to last six-to-eight days, weather permitting.


Daniel Street Lane Closure (between Fifth Street and Sixth Street)

In order to complete pavement patching, Illinois American Water and Shaw Brothers will close the eastbound lane of Daniel Street between Fifth Street and Sixth Street. The closure will begin on Monday, July 8, and will reopen by Friday, July 12, 2024, weather permitting. The westbound lane will remain open during construction. During the closure, […]


City of Champaign Announces Appointment of New Public Works Director

Champaign City Manager Dorothy Ann David has appointed Terry Lusby, Jr. to serve as the City’s next Public Works Director starting August 12, 2024. Lusby has more than 16 years of experience in public works and construction management positions in both the public and private sectors. He has extensive experience overseeing a wide range of […]