Category: Construction Press Releases

Sixth Street Road Closure

In order to facilitate the delivery of a window wall system at 519 East Green Street, Broeren Russo will close Sixth Street between Green Street and John Street on Friday, December 27, 2013, from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., weather permitting. Through traffic will not be allowed in the area, but the contractor will accommodate […]

Church Street Road Closure (for tower crane removal)

In order to disassemble and remove the tower crane at 217 N. Neil Street (Hyatt Place hotel), English Brothers will be closing Church Street between Neil Street and Randolph Street on Tuesday, December 17 through Thursday, December 19, 2013. Through traffic will not be allowed in the area; however, customers to First Bank and those […]

Interstate 74 – Night Closures for Sign Truss Removal and Replacement

The Illinois Department of Transportation announced today that Interstate 74 will be closed at various locations between Interstate 57 and US 45 (Cunningham Avenue) for removal and replacement of sign trusses on Interstate 74. Weather permitting, lane closures will begin on December 8, 2013 and will continue through the end of December. All lane closures […]

Prospect and Daniel School Zone Activation

The City will activate the 20 mph school zone on Prospect Ave. between Green St. and Charles St. on December 2, 2013. The school zone speed limit will be enforced on school days, when children are present. The school zone is marked with signs and will have yellow flashing lights when the school zone speed […]

Church Street Lane Closure

In order to accommodate a crane for a material delivery at 217 N. Neil St. (Hyatt Place hotel), English Brothers will close the eastbound lane of Church Street between Neil Street and Randolph Street on Monday, November 25, 2013, from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m., weather permitting. Westbound traffic will remain open during this work.

Chalmers Street Closure

In order to repair pavement in the 600 block of Chalmers Street, A&R Services will be closing Chalmers Street between Wright Street and Sixth Street beginning Monday, November 25, 2013, and finishing on Friday, November 29, 2013. All driveways along Chalmers St. will remain open at all times.

Sixth Street Road Closure

In order to assemble and erect a man and material hoist at 519 E. Green Street, Broeren Russo will be closing Sixth Street between Green Street and John Street. The closure will occur on Saturday, November 23, 2013, from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Through traffic will not be allowed in the area. All lanes […]

Georgetown Drive Closure

In order to repair pavement in the 1700 block of Georgetown Drive, A&R Services will be closing Georgetown Drive between Mayfair Road and Broadmoor Drive from Wednesday, November 20, 2013, to Friday, November 22, 2013, weather permitting. All driveways along Georgetown Drive will remain open at all times.

North Fourth Street Maintenance Project Update

G.M. Sipes, the City’s contractor for the 2014 Concrete Street Maintenance Project, has been performing street repairs and sidewalk ramp updates along North Fourth Street, between University Avenue and Columbia Avenue this fall. The work is nearing completion. Remaining work includes finishing up concrete patching for the southbound half of the street, updating sidewalk ramps […]

City of Champaign Public Works Crews Assisting with Gifford Tornado Cleanup

The City of Champaign Public Works Department has deployed eight staff members and seven pieces of equipment to assist with the cleanup in the Village of Gifford, in response to Sunday’s tornado. While assisting with the cleanup, City staff will be under the direction of the on-site command staff from the Champaign County Emergency Management […]