Items tagged: Armory Avenue

MCORE Project 4 Construction Update (Closures of Armory Ave. and Wright St.)

On Monday, May 13, the Multimodal Corridor Enhancement Project (MCORE) will close two blocks near the corner of Armory Avenue and Wright Street: • Wright Street from Armory Avenue to Chalmers Street • Armory Avenue from Sixth Street to Wright Street The closure is for reconstruction of these two blocks. The streets will be closed […]


Campus Signals to Change to Four-Way Stops Over Break

Due to decreased vehicle and pedestrian traffic during summer break, several Campus traffic signals have been adjusted to act as a four-way stop by continuously flashing red. This change will go into effect on Monday, May 13, 2019. Normal signal operations will resume Friday, August 16, 2019. The signals are at the intersections of: • […]


MCORE Project 4 – Armory Avenue Pavement Patching (Fourth Street to Sixth Street)

On Friday, April 12, the Multimodal Corridor Enhancement Project (MCORE) will convert Armory Avenue between Fourth Street and Sixth Street to one-way eastbound in order to complete a pavement patch near the intersection with Fifth Street. Armory Avenue will remain one-way eastbound between Fourth and Sixth until Monday, April 15. Southbound Sixth Street traffic will […]


MCORE Project 4 – Closure of the South Leg of Sixth and Armory

On Monday, March 18, 2019, the Multimodal Corridor Enhancement Project (MCORE) will close the southern portion of the intersection of Sixth Street at Armory Avenue to facilitate the installation of water main and storm sewer. Sixth Street is anticipated to be reopened by Saturday, March 23. Southbound Sixth Street traffic will need to turn left […]


MCORE Project 4 Construction Beginning (Wright Street and Armory Avenue)

On Monday, March 4, the Multimodal Corridor Enhancement Project (MCORE) gets underway with Project 4. The first working area/closures are Armory Avenue between Sixth and Fourth, and sidewalk areas along Armory. The full project corridor includes Armory Avenue, (between Fourth Street and Wright Street) and Wright Street (between Armory Avenue and Springfield Avenue). This phase […]


Campus Signals to Change to Four-Way Stops Over Break

Due to decreased vehicle and pedestrian traffic during winter break, several campus traffic signals have been adjusted to act as a four-way stop by continuously flashing red.  The traffic signals were adjusted today, Friday, December 21, 2018.  Normal signal operations will resume Friday, January 11, 2019.  The signals are at the intersections of: • Fourth […]


Annual Asphalt Project

Annual Asphalt Project Starting Wednesday, May 30, Cross Construction Company will begin work on the City’s annual asphalt paving project. The first phase of work will take place in the following locations Locust Street from Armory Avenue to Green Street Oak Street from Armory Avenue to John Street Chalmers Street from Oak Street to First […]


Fourth Street Lane Closure

Fourth Street Lane Closure In order to repair undermined pavement at the corner of Fourth Street and Chalmers Street, Ameren Illinois and Shaw Brothers Concrete have closed the northbound lane of Fourth Street between Armory Avenue and Chalmers Street. The lane closure began on Monday, May 21 and will reopen on Friday, May 25. Northbound […]


Fourth Street Lane Closure

In order to perform tree work, the Public Works Department will close the southbound lane of Fourth Street between Armory Avenue and Daniel Street.  Flaggers will be on-site to route traffic through the open northbound lane.  In addition, Fourth Street will not be accessible from eastbound Chalmers Street during the closure. This work is planned […]


MCORE Work to Start this Spring on Green and White Streets

MCORE Work to Start this Spring on Green and White Streets The transformative $44 Million Multimodal Corridor Enhancement (MCORE) Project will start improving mobility in the core of our community when work begins this spring. Project partners (the City of Champaign, City of Urbana, Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District, and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), in […]