Items tagged: Bloomington Road

Criminal Charges Announced in Homicide Investigation – 1000 Block of Bloomington Road

UPDATE: As a result of continued police investigation, the Champaign Police Department has presented information to the Champaign County State’s Attorney’s Office resulting in the filing of criminal charges related to this investigation.  On August 27, 2020, Trevoy Fonville, 24, of Champaign, will be formally arraigned on the charge of First-Degree Murder for his reported […]


Champaign Police Investigating Two Overnight Shootings

On August 22, 2020, at approximately 10:05 p.m., Champaign Police responded to the 900/1000 block of Bloomington Road for the report of shots heard and a subject who had been struck by a vehicle. Upon arrival, officers discovered a 29-year-old male in the roadway with two gunshot wounds that are not believed to be life-threatening. […]


Homicide Investigation – 1000 Block of Bloomington Road

On August 15, 2020, at approximately 10:09 p.m., Champaign Police responded to the parking lot of a local business in the 1000 block of Bloomington Road for a reported shooting. Upon arrival, officers discovered a 22-year-old male suffering from a life-threatening gunshot wound. The victim was rushed to a local hospital but succumbed to his […]


Lane Closures Near the Bradley Avenue/Bloomington Road Intersection

In order to complete a pavement patch in the intersection of Bradley Avenue and Bloomington Road, Illinois American Water and Shaw Brothers will close the following lanes: • One westbound lane of Bradley Avenue will be closed between Randolph Street and State Street. Westbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the area. The […]


McKinley Avenue Lane Closure

In order to repair a sinkhole in pavement, Urbana Champaign Sanitary District and DUCE Construction have closed the southbound lane of McKinley Avenue between Bloomington Road and Paula Drive. The lane closure began on Wednesday, May 30 and will reopen on Friday, June 8.  During the closure northbound and southbound traffic will be reduced to […]


Bloomington Road Closure

In order to complete emergency tree work, the Public Works Department will be closing Bloomington Road between Bradley Avenue and Elm Street.  The closure will occur Thursday, June 22 between the hours of 7 a.m. and 11 a.m.  No through traffic will be allowed; however, residents will have access to their driveways during the closure. […]


Staley Road Closure Update

For Norfolk Southern Railroad to complete the repairs to their railroad crossing across Staley Road, the closure of Staley Road about halfway between Cardinal Road and U.S. 150 (Bloomington Road) needs to be extended.  The closure will continue until the completion of the work, currently projected to be completed no later than Friday, June 2, […]


Staley Road Closure

In order to complete repairs to the railroad crossing across Staley Road, Norfolk Southern Railroad will be closing Staley Road about halfway between Cardinal Road and U.S. 150 (Bloomington Road). The closure will begin on Monday, May 22 and will reopen on Friday, May 26, 2017. Through traffic is advised to follow the marked detour […]


Annual Paving Project – Bloomington Road Closure

Starting Friday, July 29 (weather permitting), Open Road Paving Company will continue resurfacing work on Bloomington Road from Prospect Avenue to Bradley Avenue.  This is the final layer of new asphalt which will be disruptive for vehicular travel through the project.  Traffic is urged to avoid the work area and use alternate routes if possible. […]


Bloomington Road Lane Closure

Starting Thursday, July 21, 2016, Open Road Paving Company will begin milling and paving work on Bloomington Road from Prospect Avenue to Bradley Avenue. This work tends to be disruptive for vehicular travel through the project. Traffic is urged to avoid the work area and use alternate routes where possible. There will be intermittent lane […]