Items tagged: University 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. […]


University Avenue Lane Closure (between Russell Street and James Street)

As part of Phase III West Washington Street Drainage Improvements, Stark Excavating will close the northern lane of University Avenue between Russell Street and James Street.  Eastbound traffic on University Avenue will be directed into the southern lane through the construction zone. The northern lane closure will begin on Wednesday, August 28, and is planned […]


Taste of Champaign Traffic Impact

Due to the Champaign Park District’s Taste of Champaign event this weekend, State Street and Elm Street will be closed between Church Street and University Avenue. In addition, parking on Church Street from Elm Street to State Street will be restricted to Champaign Park District vendors with a permit. The streets will be closed to […]


University Avenue Lane Closure (Between Randolph Street and State Street)

In order to investigate and repair a leaking water main, Illinois American Water and Shaw Brothers will close one westbound lane of University Avenue between Randolph Street and State Street.  The closure will begin on Tuesday, August 13, 2019, and will reopen on Monday, August 19. Westbound traffic will be reduced to one lane.


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

In order to facilitate masonry and roofing work at the Virginia Theater, Henson Robinson will close one northbound lane of Randolph Street between University Avenue and Park Avenue. The closure will occur on Wednesday, August 7, 2019, from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Northbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the area.


University Avenue Lane Closure (at the intersection with Fourth Street)

In order to construct storm sewer lining, Hoerr Construction will close one eastbound lane of University Avenue on the south side of its intersection with Fourth Street. Traffic will be merged into a single eastbound lane through a short construction work zone. This lane closure should not adversely affect intersection travel or westbound University Avenue […]


University Avenue Lane Closures (Between Fifth Street and Wright Street)

In order to repair an emergency water main break, Illinois American Water and Shaw Brothers have closed two westbound lanes of University Avenue between Fifth Street and Wright Street. The closures began on Sunday, July 28, and will reopen on Monday, August 5, 2019. Westbound traffic will be reduced to one lane and shifted to […]


University Avenue Lane Closure (Between Russell Street and James Street)

In order to perform underground utility work and pavement reconstruction, a lane closure is planned as part of the West Washington Street Drainage Improvements Phase III project. One lane on University Avenue from Russell Street to James Street will be closed from Wednesday, July 24, 2019, through October. One lane of traffic will be open […]


University Avenue Lane Closure (Between Fourth Street and Fifth Street)

In order to facilitate fiber optic installation, Campus Communications Group will be closing one westbound lane of University Avenue between Fourth Street and Fifth Street. The closure will begin on Monday, July 22, and will reopen on Wednesday, July 24, 2019. Westbound traffic will be reduced to one lane.


West Washington Street Drainage Improvements – Phase III – Closures

Street Closure on Elmwood Drive from Flora Drive to University Avenue and Lane Closure on University Avenue from Russell Street to James Street A street closure is planned as part of Phase 3 of the West Washington Street Drainage Improvements Project. Elmwood Drive from Flora Drive to University Avenue will be closed from Monday, June […]