Items tagged: Main Street

No Parking at the “Black Dog” Traffic Circle

No Parking at the Black Dog Traffic Circle East of the intersection of Main and Chestnut Streets, there is a traffic circle that allows access to the Depot Building, Black Dog Restaurant, etc. While there are No Parking signs around much of the outside curb of the traffic circle, Champaign Police report that vehicles are […]


Traffic Control Order at Neil and Church

Traffic Control Order at Neil and Church A new Traffic Control Order was recently approved by the City Manager for implementation at the intersection of Neil Street and Church/Main.  This intersection is signalized.  Previously, vehicles were allowed to turn right, from southbound Neil Street onto westbound Church Street, after stopping at the red light.  Vehicles […]


Downtown Road Closures

Downtown Road Closures To accommodate the Pygmalion Food Festival being held in Downtown this weekend, the following roads and parking lots will be closed beginning at 5:00 a.m. Friday, September 16 and will reopen at 3:00 a.m. Sunday, September 18. Through traffic will not be allowed during the closure. – Main Street between Walnut Street […]


Traffic Control Changes at Main and Chestnut

In response to feedback from citizens and business owners, the City Manager has authorized the addition of traffic control devices at the intersection of Main Street and Chestnut Street. These traffic control devices will make the intersection an all-way stop. Starting Tuesday, September 6, the Public Works Department will add a stop sign and associated […]


Temporary Traffic Control Changes in Downtown

TEMPORARY TRAFFIC CONTROL CHANGES IN DOWNTOWN 8/4/16 UPDATE TO TEMPORARY TRAFFIC CONTROL CHANGES IN DOWNTOWN On July 22, the City of Champaign implemented temporary traffic control changes in downtown to accommodate larger crowds and provide for pedestrian safety during 40 North’s Friday Night Live event. Starting this Friday, August 5, the traffic signal and Neil […]


Main Street Lane Closure (between Neil Street and Fremont Street)

In order to perform storm sewer lining work, Hoerr Construction will close the eastbound lane of Main Street between Neil Street and Fremont Street. Eastbound traffic on Main Street will be detoured south along Neil Street then east on University Avenue then north onto Walnut Street and back to Main Street. Westbound traffic on Main […]


Downtown Champaign Street Closures To Accommodate Community Rally

  The City of Champaign is announcing the temporary closure of several streets to accommodate a community rally and march through downtown Champaign this evening (December 15, 2015). The following actions are being taken to ensure the safety of pedestrians and motorists: 5:00 – 6:30 p.m.:  North First Street will be closed between Park Street […]


Main Street Lane Closure

In order to install domestic water and fire services at 34 E Main Street, Stephens Excavating will be closing one lane of Main Street between Walnut Street and Market Street.  The lane closure will begin on Monday, December 1, 2014, and will reopen on Friday, December 5, 2014, weather permitting.  A lane of eastbound and […]