City of Champaign News


Illinois American Water Construction on Wright Street (between Washington Street and Hill Street)

In order to install new water main on Wright Street between Washington Street and Hill Street, Illinois American Water and Cross Construction will be closing the following lanes: – The eastbound lane of Washington Street will be closed between Sixth Street and Wright Street.  Access to all properties will be maintained. – The southbound lane […]




Upcoming Downtown Road Closures for Parade of Lights

Upcoming Downtown Road Closures for Parade of Lights The Champaign Center Partnership will be hosting the 21st Annual Downtown Parade of Lights on Saturday, November 27, 2021. To accommodate the parade route the following streets will be closed to traffic beginning at 4:45 p.m. until approximately 8:00 p.m.: • Neil Street between University Avenue and […]



Watch CGTV on the Cablecast Mobile App

The City of Champaign has an exciting new way for residents to watch our televised public meetings anywhere you go. Now not only are City meetings telecast on cable and available on demand and live streamed on our website, but they are also now available to watch in a free mobile app for Apple and […]


Call for Nominations for the 2022 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Countywide Celebration

The 21st Annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Countywide Celebration will be held in January 2022.  This event celebrates the legacy of Dr. King and all are welcome to attend. The Celebration includes the presentation of awards to individuals or organizations that are having a positive impact in Champaign County. Organizers of the Rev. […]



Gregory Drive Lane Closure (at the intersection of Third Street)

In order to perform storm sewer repairs, SNC Construction will be closing the south lane of eastbound Gregory Drive at the intersection of Third Street. Both eastbound and westbound thru traffic will follow a slight lane shift utilizing the north half of the intersection pavement. All travel at intersections will remain unaffected by this work. […]