Category: Construction Press Releases

Neil Street Lane Closure

In order to remove scaffolding at 217 S. Neil Street, Wells and Wells Construction will close one southbound lane of Neil Street between Clark Street and White Street. The closure will occur from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. on: ·         Friday, March 31, 2017 ·         Monday, April 3, 2017 ·         Tuesday, April 4, 2017 Southbound […]

Mattis Avenue Lane Closures

In order to install new gas main and services, Ameren Illinois and KS Energy will be closing a southbound lane of Mattis Avenue between Sangamon Drive and Kirby Avenue.  The lane closure will occur during the following two weeks: ·         April 3 – April 7, 2017 ·         April 10 – April 14, 2017 During the […]

Sixth Street and Wright Street Road Closures

In order to perform sanitary sewer interceptor maintenance, SAK Construction and Urbana-Champaign Sanitary District will be temporarily closing the following streets: – Friday, March 24, 2017 — Sixth Street closed between Grove Street and Vine Street – Monday, March 27, 2017, and Tuesday, March 28, 2017 — Wright Street closed between Grove Street and Vine […]

Fifth Street, Sixth Street, and Wright Street Road Closures

In order to perform sanitary sewer interceptor maintenance, SAK Construction and Urbana-Champaign Sanitary District will be temporarily closing the following streets: – Thursday, March 16, 2017, and Friday, March 17, 2017 — Fifth Street closed between Grove Street and Vine Street – Monday, March 20, 2017, and Tuesday, March 21, 2017 — Sixth Street closed […]

Kirby Avenue Lane Closures

In order to install new gas main and services, Ameren Illinois and KS Energy will be closing the following lanes of Kirby Avenue: – One eastbound lane of Kirby Avenue will be closed from Kenwood Road to Rosewood Drive.  This lane closure will begin on Monday, March 20, 2017, and will reopen on Friday, March […]

Wright Street Road Closure

In order to place a crane and lift equipment at 608 E University Avenue, Custom Service Crane will temporarily close Wright Street between Park Street and University Avenue.   The closure will occur on Thursday, March 9, 2017, from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.  No through traffic will be allowed on this block and traffic […]

Bradley Avenue Lane Closures

In order to restore pavement from a fiber optic installation, Campus Communications Group and Northern Concrete Construction will be closing one eastbound and one westbound lane of Bradley Avenue near the intersection of Clayton Boulevard.  The closures will begin on Wednesday, March 8, 2017, and will reopen on Friday, March 10, 2017.  One lane of […]

Green Street Road Closure (between First Street and Railroad Tracks)

On Monday, March 6, the Multimodal Corridor Enhancement Project (MCORE) gets underway. The first phase of the project will close Green Street between First Street and the Canadian National Railroad tracks. Through traffic will not be allowed, but access to properties will be maintained via alternative routes. Businesses will remain open throughout construction. A map […]

MCORE Preconstruction Open House

MCORE PRECONSTRUCTION OPEN HOUSE (Projects 1, 2, and 3) A pre-construction open house for Multimodal Corridor Enhancement (MCORE) projects 1, 2, and 3 will be held on Wednesday, February 22, 2017, from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the project field office located at 24 East Green Street, Unit 19 in Champaign. Construction will begin […]

MCORE Work to Start this Spring on Green and White Streets

MCORE Work to Start this Spring on Green and White Streets The transformative $44 Million Multimodal Corridor Enhancement (MCORE) Project will start improving mobility in the core of our community when work begins this spring. Project partners (the City of Champaign, City of Urbana, Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District, and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign), in […]