Items tagged: Construction

Commercial Permits Issued

The following commercial permits were recently issued with an estimated cost of construction of $250,000 or more.                                     Address Cost of Construction Date Issued Owner or Developer/Business 1103 S Euclid $320,000.00 3-4-2016 Campus Investments LLC 509 S Elm $1,000,000.00 3-9-2016 […]

City Building Sidewalk Repairs

Beginning on Monday, October 12, the sidewalk along the north side of the City Building will be partially closed to allow workers to repair a section of concrete sidewalk at that location. The main entrance to the City Building will remain open and can be accessed from either the west or the north. People approaching […]

Mattis Avenue Lane Closure

In order to construct a new driveway approach at 1609 North Mattis Avenue, River City Construction will be closing one southbound lane of Mattis Avenue between Paula Drive and Parkland Way.    The lane closure will begin on Monday, October 5 and will reopen on Friday, October 9. Southbound traffic will be reduced to one […]

Public Open House for MCORE TIGER Project

The Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District, the City of Champaign, the City of Urbana, and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, applied for and received a $15.7 million Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) Grant for the construction of the Multimodal Corridor Enhancement (MCORE) project within the University District. The total cost for the project […]

Champaign Connection – Episode #45

Don’t miss the latest episode of the award-winning show Champaign Connection, running now thru the end of June. On this latest episode: The City of Champaign has a new way to pay for parking  – the MobileMeter smartphone app. Administrative Services Manager, Kris Koester explains how easy it is to use the new MobileMeter app […]

Permits Issued:

The following commercial permits were issued this week with an estimated cost of construction of $250,000 or more. ADDRESS  COST OF CONSTRUCTION  DATE ISSUED  OWNER OR DEVELOPER/BUSINESS   2000 N Neil  $  750,000.00  12-09-14  Champaign Marketplace LLC  2000 N Neil – DEMO Permit  $1,000,000.00  12-09-14  Champaign Marketplace LLC  1609 N Mattis  $6,162,000.00  12-10-14  Illinois American Water […]

Habitat for Humanity at 410 E Beardsley (final Taylor Thomas home)

Construction has begun on the final home located in the Taylor Thomas Subdivision.  The footings and crawlspace are installed and soon the volunteer schedule will be made available.  Susan Jones, Neighborhood Services Department, is coordinating with Habitat to secure a series of dates that will allow for employees to participate in the homebuilding process alongside […]

Annual Paving Project – Duncan Road

Starting September 25, 2014, Cross Construction Company will begin patching, milling, and paving work on Duncan Road between Kirby Avenue and Springfield Avenue. This phase of the work will cause significant delays. Motorists are urged to take alternate routes if possible. There will be one lane open at all times; however, expect five- to 10-minute […]