Category: Public Works Department News

Church Street Lane Closure (at New Street)

In order to perform storm sewer repairs, SNC Construction will be closing the right lane of Church Street at its intersection with New Street. Westbound Church Street traffic will be merged into a single lane through a short construction work zone.  All travel at intersections will remain unaffected by this work. Work is scheduled to […]


Staley Road Lane Closure (between Healthcare Drive and Curtis Road) – REVISED DATES

In order to construct a new sanitary sewer, Feutz Contractors, Inc. will close one lane of Staley Road between Healthcare Drive and Curtis Road.  The closure will begin on Tuesday, April 6, 2021, at 7:00 a.m. and will end on Friday, April 9, 2021, at 5:00 p.m.  Flaggers will be present to guide vehicles through the site. […]


Healey Street Road Closure

In order to complete a sanitary sewer connection at 412 E. Healey Street, Wells & Wells Construction will close a portion of Healey Street between Fourth Street and Fifth Street.  The closure will begin on Monday, March 29, 2021, and will reopen on Monday, April 5, 2021.  Through traffic will not be allowed during the […]


Daniel Street Road Closure

In order to disassemble a tower crane, J.H. Findorff & Son will close Daniel Street between Sixth Street and Wright Street.  The closure will begin on Thursday, March 25, 2021, and will reopen on Saturday, March 27, 2021.  Through traffic will not be allowed during the closure.  Access to affected properties on Wright Street will […]


Staley Road Lane Closure (between Healthcare Drive and Curtis Road)

In order to construct a new sanitary sewer, Feutz Contractors, Inc. will close one lane of Staley Road between Healthcare Drive and Curtis Road.  The closure will begin on Tuesday, March 30, 2021, at 7:00 a.m. and will end on Friday, April 2, 2021, at 5:00 p.m.  Flaggers will be present to guide vehicles through […]


City Saves By Going Green with LED Project

The City’s Public Works Building Services team recently worked with OEO Energy Solutions (OEO) to take advantage of a grant program offered through Ameren. This grant allowed the City to obtain 6,900 new 4-ft LED lamps at no cost. This will allow the City to replace all existing 4-ft fluorescent lamps that currently light up […]


University Avenue Lane Closure (between Elm Street and Prairie Street)

In order to repair water service at 403 W. University Avenue, DUCE Construction will close one eastbound lane of University Avenue between Elm Street and Prairie Street. The closure will begin on Thursday, March 18, and will reopen on Tuesday, March 23, 2021. Eastbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the area.


Fourth Street Lane Closure (between Green Street and John Street) – Revised Date

In order to install a hoist for roof repair at 707 S. Fourth Street, Advanced Commercial Roofing will close the southbound lane of Fourth Street between Green Street and John Street. The closure will occur on Tuesday, March 16, 2021, between the hours of 7 a.m. and 3 p.m., weather permitting.


2021 Spring Yard Waste Collection

The City of Champaign’s 2021 Spring Yard Waste Collection has been scheduled. The Orange Zone and Blue Zone will each have one collection in April and one collection in May. All residences in the Orange Zone should put materials out by 6 a.m. on Monday, April 12, and Monday, May 10, 2021. All residences in […]