Category: Public Works Department News

City of Champaign Holiday Tree Collection

The City of Champaign’s Holiday Tree Collection Program collection date has been set as Monday, January 11, 2021. 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 11, 2021, for […]


Fourth Street Lane Closure (between Green Street and John Street)

In order to complete an emergency roof repair at 707 S. Fourth, Advanced Commercial Roofing and Custom Service Crane will close the southbound lane of Fourth Street between Green Street and John Street. The closure will occur on Wednesday, December 9, 2020, from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Northbound traffic will be maintained and will […]


Chalmers Street Road Closure (between Fourth Street and Third Street)

In order to connect sanitary sewer service at 303 E. Chalmers Street, Wells & Wells Construction and Mayfield Construction will close Chalmers Street between Fourth Street and Third Street.  The closure will begin on Tuesday, December 8, and reopen on Tuesday, December 15, 2020.  The street will be closed to through traffic, but access to […]


Chester Street Road Closure (between Walnut Street and Neil Street)

Chester Street Road Closure (between Walnut Street and Neil Street)   In order to replace a chiller coil on the roof of the City Building, Helms Mechanical will close Chester Street between Walnut Street and Neil Street. The closure will begin on Tuesday, December 8, 2020, at 6 a.m. and will reopen by 9 a.m. […]


Chalmers Street Road Closure (between Fourth Street and Third Street)

In order to connect sanitary sewer service at 303 E. Chalmers Street, Wells & Wells Construction and Mayfield Construction will close Chalmers Street between Fourth Street and Third Street. The closure will begin on Tuesday, December 8, and reopen on Tuesday, December 15, 2020. The street will be closed to through traffic, but access to […]


Copper Ridge Road Closure (between Copper Road and Mullikin Drive)

In order to repair pavement failures, A&A Concrete will be closing Copper Ridge Road between Copper Road and Mullikin Drive. Repair work will begin on Monday, December 7, 2020, and is expected to last five days, weather permitting. Please do not park on the street near the construction site or in areas that are posted […]


Free Parking Offered in Downtown Champaign this December

Up to Two Hours in the Hill Street Parking Deck To encourage residents and visitors to frequent Downtown Champaign businesses this holiday season, the City of Champaign is offering up to two hours of free parking in the Hill Street Parking Deck from December 1 through December 31, 2020. Hourly visitors parking longer than two […]


Adopt A Drain

Happy Thanksgiving!  Today, we are introducing you to our Thanksgiving drain, Tom, at 1819 Sadler Drive.  Tom enjoys watching parades, eating in excess, watching a good game of football, and afternoon naps.  If you share similar interests with Tom (or even if you don’t), you would be the perfect person to Adopt this Drain! To […]