Hoerr Construction, Inc. has begun work on the 2021 Sewer Lining Project. Sewer lining rehabilitates existing sewers to a like-new condition. This work will require temporary, one lane closures. Traffic in the affected areas will be merged into single lanes through short work zones. Minor traffic delays may occur. This work is weather dependent and […]
Chester Street Road Closure (between Neil Street and Walnut Street) In order to replace an HVAC unit on the roof of the Champaign City Building, Helms will place a crane on Chester Street between Neil Street and Walnut Street. The closure will take place on Tuesday, April 6, 2021 between the hours of 7:00 a.m. […]
Chester Street Road Closure (between Walnut Street and Neil Street) In order to replace a chiller coil on the roof of the City Building, Helms Mechanical will close Chester Street between Walnut Street and Neil Street. The closure will begin on Tuesday, December 8, 2020, at 6 a.m. and will reopen by 9 a.m. […]
The City of Champaign and the Champaign Park District have partnered to provide three Picnic Parks in Downtown where anyone can grab carryout from local restaurants and have their own picnic. The idea was to help Downtown restaurants who were allowed to have outdoor dining last month, but obviously aren’t able to take as many […]
In order to facilitate masonry work at 66 Chester Street, Vision Contracting closed one eastbound lane of University Avenue between Chestnut Street and First Street. The closure began on Thursday, January 23, 2020, and is expected to reopen on Monday, March 2, 2020. Eastbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the area.
The City of Champaign issued a permit for a special event to be held in Champaign for the One Winter Night event from February 7 to February 8, 2020. Due to this special event, Park Avenue west of Randolph Street to Neil Street will be closed at Noon on Friday, February 7, and Chester Street […]
In order to facilitate masonry work at 66 Chester Street, Vision Contracting will close one eastbound lane of University Avenue between Chestnut Street and First Street. The closure will begin on Thursday, January 23, 2020, and will reopen on Friday, February 7, 2020. Eastbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the area.
WALNUT STREET LANE CLOSURE DUE TO AMEREN POWER OUTAGE NEAR 102 N. NEIL STREET In order to facilitate a planned power outage at 102 N. Neil Street, Ameren will close one northbound lane of Walnut Street, just north of University Avenue on Saturday, August 25, between the hours of 4:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. Northbound […]
As part of the Downtown Intersection and Resurfacing Improvements Project, milling and paving activities began on Friday, August 17 and will continue for several days. As the project moved around the Downtown area, no parking signs will be posted at meters. Please proceed cautiously through construction zones and use alternative routes whenever possible. The contractor […]
Neil Street Road Closure (Main St. to Chester St.) As part of the City of Champaign’s 2018 Pavement Patching Project, construction will begin on Monday, May 7, requiring the closure of Neil Street between Main Street and Chester Street. Neil Street will be CLOSED to through traffic during construction. The purpose of this project is […]