Category: Construction Press Releases

Town Center Boulevard Lane Closures

In order to complete landscape maintenance, the Public Works Department will close one eastbound and one westbound lane of Town Center Boulevard between Prospect Avenue and Moreland Boulevard.  The lane closures will begin at 6:00 a.m. on Friday, June 1 and are planned to be completed by 8:00 a.m.  One lane of eastbound traffic and […]


McKinley Avenue Lane Closure

In order to repair a sinkhole in pavement, Urbana Champaign Sanitary District and DUCE Construction have closed the southbound lane of McKinley Avenue between Bloomington Road and Paula Drive. The lane closure began on Wednesday, May 30 and will reopen on Friday, June 8.  During the closure northbound and southbound traffic will be reduced to […]


Kirby Avenue Lane Closure

In order to install new gas main and services, Ameren Illinois and KS Energy will be closing one eastbound lane of Kirby Avenue between Cambridge Drive and Prospect Avenue (eastbound traffic reduced to one lane).  The closure will begin on Thursday, May 31 and is expected to be reopened to traffic by Friday, August 17. […]


Olympian Drive Road Closure to Complete Pavement Repairs

OLYMPIAN DRIVE ROAD CLOSURE TO COMPLETE PAVEMENT REPAIRS (Apollo Drive to Lincoln Avenue) Due to a pavement failure located approximately 300 feet west of the bridge over the railroad, the City of Champaign has closed Olympian Drive from Apollo Drive to Lincoln Avenue in Urbana. Traffic control signage is in place at Market Drive, with […]


Windsor Road Lane Closures to Repair Pavement

Windsor Road Lane Closures to Complete Pavement Repairs Due to pavement failures, the City of Champaign has closed the two westbound lanes of Windsor Road, between First Street and Neil Street. Two-way traffic will be maintained by using the eastbound lanes. A contractor is being secured to complete the emergency repairs. The work is expected […]


2018 Pavement Marking Project

2018 Pavement Marking Project Varsity Striping will begin work on the 2018 Pavement Marking Project on Tuesday, May 29. The project will include both the removal of old markings and the installation of new markings on various streets within the City of Champaign. Work is expected to last through the fall and should be completed […]


Kirby Avenue Lane Closures

Kirby Avenue Lane Closures In preparation for gas main installation and to televise sanitary sewer services, Ameren Illinois and KS Energy will be closing the following lanes: One eastbound and one westbound lane of Kirby Avenue between Cambridge Drive and Arrow Road (eastbound and westbound traffic reduced to one lane). Tuesday, May 29, 2018 through […]


Downtown Intersections and Resurfacing Improvements Project

Downtown Intersections and Resurfacing Improvements Project Starting Tuesday, May 29, Feutz Contractors will begin work on the City’s 2018 Downtown Intersection and Resurfacing Improvements project. The project will install traffic signals, bump outs, and streetscape at the intersections of Neil St. and Clark St. as well as Walnut St. and Logan St. Bump outs will […]


Annual Asphalt Project

Annual Asphalt Project Starting Wednesday, May 30, Cross Construction Company will begin work on the City’s annual asphalt paving project. The first phase of work will take place in the following locations Locust Street from Armory Avenue to Green Street Oak Street from Armory Avenue to John Street Chalmers Street from Oak Street to First […]


Fourth Street Lane Closure

Fourth Street Lane Closure In order to repair undermined pavement at the corner of Fourth Street and Chalmers Street, Ameren Illinois and Shaw Brothers Concrete have closed the northbound lane of Fourth Street between Armory Avenue and Chalmers Street. The lane closure began on Monday, May 21 and will reopen on Friday, May 25. Northbound […]