Items tagged: Prospect Avenue

“Rolling” Road Closures on Church Street and University Avenue (Due to yard waste collections)

Public Works will implement “rolling” road closures on Church Street and University Avenue during Zone O-4 and O-5 yard waste pickup dates, starting Thursday, October 24 and Friday, October 25. This will allow crews to pick up both sides of the road in areas where vehicles are typically parked along the sides of the street. […]


Prospect Avenue Lane Closure (Between Hessel Blvd. and Haines Blvd.)

In order to patch pavement from a water main repair, Illinois American Water and Shaw Brothers will close one northbound lane of Prospect Avenue between Hessel Boulevard and Haines Boulevard. The closure will begin on Tuesday, October 8, and will reopen on Friday, October 11, 2019. Northbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in […]


Community Advisory – Significant Traffic Impacts

Community Advisory – Significant Traffic Impacts (Due to Campus Move-in and Ongoing Construction Activities) The City of Champaign would like to advise the community of additional traffic impacts over the next week and a half. A record number of public and private construction projects currently underway both on and off campus are affecting traffic. Travelers […]


Windsor Road and Prospect Avenue Lane Closures

In order to install new gas main and services, Ameren Illinois and KS Energy will be closing the following lanes: One eastbound lane of Windsor Road will be closed between Galen Drive and Prospect Avenue. Eastbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the area. The closure will occur between the hours of 7 […]


Prospect Avenue Road Closure (from Windsor Road to Curtis Road)

As part of the South Prospect Avenue construction project, the City’s contractor plans to begin Stage II of construction on Monday, July 1, 2019. This stage is expected to last two months depending on weather. Stage II construction will close Prospect Avenue from just south of Bloomfield Court to approximately 500 feet north of Pittsfield […]


Bradley Avenue Construction Project Lane Closures (Between Prospect Avenue and McKinley Avenue)

Weather permitting, Otto Baum will begin work on a Bradley Avenue construction project on Monday, May 13. The project includes curb and gutter, sidewalk, and lighting upgrades and is expected to last through the end of August. Multiple lane closures are expected throughout the project.


Vine Street Road Closure (Between Prospect Avenue and Willis Street)

In order to repair pavement failures, A&A Concrete will be closing Vine Street between Prospect Avenue and Willis Street. Repair work will begin on Wednesday, May 8, 2019. The closure is expected to last three days, weather permitting. Please do not park on the street near the construction site or in areas that are posted […]


Prospect Avenue Lane Closure

In order to replace a hydrant, Illinois American Water will close one northbound lane of Prospect Avenue between Hessel Boulevard and Haines Boulevard.  The closure will begin on Monday, May 6 and will reopen on Wednesday, May 8. During the closure, northbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the area.  The City appreciates […]


Prospect Avenue Lane Closure

In order to perform contracted tree work, the Public Works Department will close one southbound lane of Prospect Avenue between Clark Street and White Street.  This closure will occur on Friday, March 22 between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 10:00 a.m.  During the closure, southbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the […]


South Prospect Ave. Reconstruction

South Prospect Avenue Reconstruction (Windsor Road to Curtis Road) On Monday, March 25, construction will begin on South Prospect Avenue from Windsor Road to Curtis Road. Planned improvements include upgrading the corridor to arterial street standards with three lanes of pavement, curb and gutter, storm sewers, street lighting, on-street bike lanes, and improvements to the adjacent sidewalk and […]