Items tagged: University Avenue

2021 Sewer Lining Project

Hoerr Construction, Inc. will begin work on the 2021 Sewer Lining Project starting Wednesday, September 15, 2021.  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 […]


Shooting Investigation – 600 Block of East University Avenue

On August 21, 2021, at approximately 2:42 a.m., Champaign Police responded to the 600 block of East University Avenue for the report of a shooting. Upon arrival, officers located a 23-year-old male suffering from two non-life-threatening gunshot wounds. The victim was transported to a local hospital and taken into surgery. The preliminary investigation indicates the […]


University Avenue Lane Closure (between First Street and Chestnut Street)

In order to perform routine storm sewer maintenance activities, Visu-Sewer of Missouri, LLC, will be closing one westbound lane of University Avenue between First Street and Chestnut Street. This single-lane closure will be in affect from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., starting Monday, July 21, through Friday, July 23, 2021. The work is weather dependent […]


University Avenue Lane Closure (between First Street and Chestnut Street)

In order to perform routine storm sewer maintenance activities, Visu-Sewer of Missouri, LLC, will be closing one westbound lane of University Avenue between First Street and Chestnut Street. This single-lane closure will be in affect from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., starting Monday, July 19, through Friday, July 23, 2021. The work is weather dependent […]


University Avenue Lane Closure (between Neil Street and Walnut Street)

In order to complete foundation work at 9 E University Avenue, Woods Basement Systems and Duce Construction will close one eastbound lane of University Avenue between Neil Street and Walnut Street.  The closure will begin on Monday, July 12, 2021, and will reopen on Friday, July 16, 2021, weather permitting.  Eastbound traffic will be reduced […]


University Avenue Lane Closure (between New Street and Lynn Street)

In order to complete a sanitary sewer repair at Central High School, Mid Illinois Concrete will close one eastbound lane of University Avenue between New Street and Lynn Street.  The closure will begin on Tuesday, July 6, 2021, and will reopen on Friday, July 9, 2021, weather permitting.  Eastbound traffic will be reduced to one […]


Randolph Street Lane Closure (between University Avenue and Park Street)

In order to facilitate masonry work at The Virginia Theater, Grunloh Construction will close one northbound lane of Randolph Street between University Avenue and Park Street.  The closure will occur on Thursday, June 17, 2021, between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., weather permitting.  Northbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in […]


University Avenue Lane Closure (between Chestnut Street and Market Street)

In order to install transformer and electrical service, Ameren Illinois will close one westbound lane of University Avenue between Chestnut Street and Market Street. The closure will begin on Monday, May 24, and will reopen on Monday, May 28, 2021, weather permitting. Westbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the area.


University Avenue Lane Closure (between Chestnut Street and Market Street)

In order to facilitate electric work, Ameren Illinois will temporarily close one westbound lane of University Avenue between Chestnut Street and Market Street. The closure will occur on Monday, May 17, 2021, between the hours of 9 a.m. and 11 a.m., weather permitting. Westbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the area.


University Avenue Lane Closure (between Elm Street and Prairie Street)

In order to facilitate construction at 403 W. University, Fox and Austin Masonry will close one eastbound lane of University Avenue between Elm Street and Prairie Street. The closure will begin on Monday, May 10, and will reopen on Friday, May 21, 2021, weather permitting. Eastbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the […]