Category: Public Works Department News

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 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 […]

Green Street Road Closure (between Sixth Street and Wright Street)

In order to construct a new sanitary sewer main from the new development at 708 S. Sixth Street, Duce Construction will close Green Street between Sixth Street and Wright Street. The sanitary sewer requires connection to the UCSD interceptor on Healey Street. The construction of the new sanitary sewer main includes a new manhole in […]

University Avenue Lane Closure (between Russell Street and James Street)

As part of Phase III West Washington Street Drainage Improvements, Stark Excavating will close the northern lane of University Avenue between Russell Street and James Street.  Eastbound traffic on University Avenue will be directed into the southern lane through the construction zone. The northern lane closure will begin on Wednesday, August 28, and is planned […]

MCORE Project 4 – Closure of the West Leg of Chalmers Street at Wright Street

On Monday, August 26, 2019, the Multimodal Corridor Enhancement Project (MCORE) will close the west leg of Chalmers Street at Wright Street to reconstruct the western half of the intersection. Northbound Wright Street traffic will need to continue north on Wright Street. Eastbound Chalmers Street traffic will not have access to Wright Street. Work is […]