Category: Public Works Department News

2024 Slurry Seal Project

On Monday, May 6, 2024, weather permitting, MicroSurfacing Contractors LLC will begin sealing streets in the southwest one-third of Champaign. The residential streets will be closed for about four hours until cured.  Heavily traveled streets and streets with businesses will have one lane open at all times. Residents will be notified by door flyers the […]


2024 Concrete Street Improvements Project (Park Terrace Lane)

As part of the City’s 2024 Concrete Street Improvements Project, the pavement on Park Terrace Lane from Robert Drive to Augusta Drive will be reconstructed. Stark Excavating will be the contractor for the City of Champaign and will begin work, weather permitting, on May 6, 2024. Starting Monday, May 6, 2024, the westbound lane of […]


Neil Street Lane Closures (from Avondale Avenue to Hessel Boulevard)

In order to perform routine storm sewer maintenance activities, Hoerr Construction, Inc. will be working on Neil Street between Avondale Avenue and Hessel Boulevard, affecting traffic traveling southbound on Neil Street. Traffic will temporarily be merged into single lanes; no roads will be closed. Work is planned during the hours of 7 a.m. to 3 […]


Randolph Street Road Closure (from Springfield Avenue to White Street)

Effective immediately, Randolph Street is closed from Springfield Avenue to White Street. Drivers northbound on Randolph will need to turn left (west) or right (east) onto Springfield Avenue as they will not be able to continue on Randolph Street. The Randolph Street and White Street intersection will also be closed during this time, so the […]


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

In order to complete 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, April 29, and will end on Friday, May 3, 2024.  During the closure, one lane of eastbound and westbound traffic will be […]


Bloomington Road Lane Closures (from Cynthia Drive to Diana Avenue)

In order to perform routine storm sewer maintenance activities, Hoerr Construction, Inc. will be working on Bloomington Road from Cynthia Drive to Diana Avenue.  Traffic will be merged into single lanes through the construction zone; no roads will be closed. Work is planned during the hours of 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. from Monday, April […]


Randolph Street Lane Closure (between Church Street and Hill Street)

In order to complete gas main maintenance, Ameren Illinois and Shaw Brothers will close one northbound lane of Randolph Street between Church Street and Hill Street.  The closure will occur on Wednesday, May 1, 2024, between the hours of 7 a.m. and 4 p.m., weather permitting.  Northbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in […]


Randolph Street Lane Closure (between Green Street and Healey Street)

In order to complete sewer repairs at 112 W. Green Street, 217 Inc. will close one northbound lane of Randolph Street between Green Street and Healey Street.  The closure will begin on Monday, April 29, and will end on Friday, May 3, 2024.  Northbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the area.