Category: Public Works Department News

Holiday Tree Collection

The City of Champaign’s Holiday Tree Collection Program collection date has been set as Monday, January 13, 2020. This free collection program is available to all residential properties within the City’s corporate limits. • City residents must place their tree within four feet of the curb by 6 a.m. on Monday, January 13, 2020, for […]


Windsor Road Lane Closure at Neil Street – Rescheduled

In order to perform storm sewer repairs, Duce Construction will be closing one westbound lane of Windsor Road at Neil Street. Westbound Windsor Road traffic will be merged into a single lane through a short construction zone. This closure will not affect eastbound traffic on Windsor Road or northbound/southbound traffic on Neil Street. The closure […]


Windsor Road Lane Closure at Neil Street

In order to perform storm sewer repairs, Duce Construction will be closing one westbound lane of Windsor Road at Neil Street. Westbound Windsor Road traffic will be merged into a single lane through a short construction zone. This closure will not affect eastbound traffic on Windsor Road or northbound/southbound traffic on Neil Street. Work is […]


Multiple Bradley Avenue Lane Closures (Between Mattis Avenue and Hagan Street)

In order to perform storm sewer repairs, Duce Construction will be closing three separate locations of Bradley Avenue between Mattis Avenue and Hagan Street: Bradley Avenue at Mattis Avenue. The right turn lane of northbound Mattis Avenue onto Bradley Avenue will be closed. This turn movement will be allowed from the outer northbound Mattis Avenue […]


Country Fair Drive Lane Closure (Between Bradley Avenue and Camp Drive)

In order to make pavement repairs, a City contractor will close the northbound lane of Country Fair Drive from Bradley Avenue to Camp Drive. The northbound traffic will be rerouted via a temporary detour from Springer Drive to Mattis Avenue and back to Bradley Avenue. The southbound lane will be open to traffic during construction. […]


Prospect Avenue Lane Closures (Between Broadmoor Drive and Devonshire Drive)

In order to complete a pavement patch for a water main repair, Shaw Brothers will close both southbound lanes of Prospect Avenue between Broadmoor Drive and Devonshire Drive. The closure will begin on Tuesday, December 3, and will reopen on Friday, December 6, 2019. Traffic will be shifted in the area in order to maintain […]


South Prospect Avenue Project Update (Between Windsor Road and Curtis Road)

On Wednesday, November 27, Feutz Contractors Inc., will complete the majority of work on South Prospect Avenue between Windsor Road and Curtis Road. By the end of the day, the road will be open to both local and through traffic. Barricades on Prospect and all connecting side streets will be removed, allowing full access. Motorists […]


Free Parking Available in Downtown Champaign this December (in the Hill Street Parking Deck)

The City of Champaign is offering up to two hours parking in the Hill Street Parking Deck from December 1 through December 31, 2019. Hourly visitors parking longer than two hours will receive a 2-hour discount off their parking fee. Though the City encourages visitors to support Champaign’s local businesses and restaurants, there is no […]


Boardwalk Drive Lane Closure (Between Town Center Boulevard and Meijer Drive)

CHAMPAIGN – In order to construct a storm sewer and pavement repairs, Duce Construction will close the northbound lane of Boardwalk Drive between Town Center Boulevard and Meijer Drive. The northbound and southbound Boardwalk traffic will share a single lane through a short construction zone. Work is planned to begin on Monday, November 25, at […]


Olympian Drive Lane Closure (Between Prospect Avenue and Market Street)

In order to repair pavement failures, A&R Services will be reducing Olympian Drive to one lane between Prospect Avenue and Market Street. Repair work will begin on Wednesday, November 20, 2019, and is expected to last one day. The contractor will attempt to complete construction activities as soon as possible to minimize any inconvenience to […]