Items tagged: 2018

CGTV Televises Four Candidate Forums

During September and October, Champaign Government Television (CGTV) produced live coverage of four candidate forums which were held in Council Chambers and telecast on CGTV. The forums are replayed regularly on CGTV and are also available for on-demand viewing at 9/14/18 Candidate Forum: Champaign County Sheriff, Clerk, and Auditor 9/21/18 Candidate Forum: Champaign County […]

Trick-or-Treat Hours for Halloween – October 31, 2018

Customarily, both the City of Urbana and the City of Champaign join with the Champaign County Board in setting aside trick-or-treat hours.  The Champaign County Board has approved specific rules/guidelines/hours regarding trick-or-treat hours, and both Urbana and Champaign have agreed to the following schedule: – Halloween/Trick-or-Treat will be held on October 31, regardless of what […]

2018 Immigrant Welcome Award Recipients Announced

The sponsors of the 5th Annual Immigrant Welcome Awards are proud to announce the recipients of this year’s awards. The 2018 Immigrant Welcome Award recipients are: Business Leadership Award – Diva Nails Community Impact Award – Carle Community Care Distinguished Leadership Service Awards – Roaa Al-Heeti, Mike Doyle Leadership Awards – Luis Cuza, Luzolo Jean […]

Downtown Festival District Designated in Champaign on August 24, 2018

Mayor and Liquor Commissioner Deborah Frank Feinen has designated parts of Downtown Champaign as a Festival District from 5:00-9:00 p.m. on Friday, August 24, 2018. Customers of participating restaurants and bars will be able to purchase and take open containers of alcohol from the licensed premises for consumption on public property located within the boundaries […]