North Prospect Cleanup a Success!
Keep Champaign Beautiful coordinated another cleanup in two areas of town on May 4, 2022. The first location was along Boardwalk, south of Interstate Drive. The second was further down Interstate Drive between Neil & Prospect. Approximately ten volunteers participated in the cleanup, including five volunteers from Meijer. Public Works also assisted with the effort. […]
Farber Drive Road Closure (between Interstate Drive and Newton Drive)
In order to construct a new water main, Mid Illinois Concrete and Excavating, Inc. will close Farber Drive between Interstate Drive and Newton Drive. The work is scheduled to begin on Monday, July 19, and end on Monday, July 26, 2021. Access to businesses in the area will remain open.
Farber Drive Pavement Repair (Between Interstate Drive and Newton Drive)
In order to repair pavement failures, A&A Concrete will be closing Farber Drive between Interstate Drive and Newton Drive. Repair work will begin on Monday, March 25, 2019, and is expected to last three days, weather permitting. Access to businesses will be maintained at all times.
Building Permits Issued
Building Permits Issued The Champaign Fire Department’s Building Safety Division recently issued the following building permits for projects with an estimated construction value of $250,000 or more. Address Value of Construction Date Issued Type Use 501 Interstate Dr. $9,028,000 11/26/18 New Multi-Family 503 Interstate Dr. $2,960,000 11/26/18 New Multi-Family 505 Interstate Dr. $2,664,000 11/26/18 New […]
Annual Paving Project – Prospect Avenue
Starting Monday, July 9, 2018, Cross Construction Company will begin work on Prospect Avenue from Marketview Drive to just north of Meijer Drive, and on Marketview Drive from just west of Anthony Drive to just east of Anthony Drive. Work will consist of milling off the existing surface, paving a new asphalt surface, and applying […]
Lane Closures for Tree Work
In order to perform tree work, the Public Works Department will close one lane of traffic in the following areas: 1) One southbound lane of Mattis Avenue between Stonegate Drive and Sangamon Drive 2) The eastbound lane of Interstate Drive between Newmark Drive and Farber Drive (eastbound traffic will be routed through the […]
Interstate Drive and Town Center Boulevard Lane Closures
In order to install pavement expansion joints, Feutz Contractors will be closing lanes of traffic on Interstate Drive between Boardwalk Drive and Toalson Lane; and lanes of traffic on Town Center Boulevard between Prospect Avenue and Ryder Lane. The closure will begin on Tuesday, April 5 at 10:00 p.m. and will reopen at 7:00 a.m. […]
Farber Drive Road Closure
Due to street flooding, the Public Works Department has closed Farber Drive between Newton Street and Interstate Drive. Citizens are reminded not to drive in to flooded areas. Please obey all traffic signs and use extreme caution in the area.
Alternative Routes to Shopping Districts North of I-74
With the holiday season approaching, the City of Champaign is encouraging motorists to use one of the many alternative routes to gain access to the North Prospect and North Neil shopping districts. Both of these corridors are highly trafficked and experience congestion during holiday seasons and other special events; like campus move in weekend and […]