Category: Construction Press Releases

Honorary Street Ceremony: Danny Nardi Way

The City of Champaign will honor Danny Nardi by dedicating a portion of Galen Drive, between Ross Drive and Lancaster Drive, as Honorary Danny Nardi Way. The honorary street signs will be unveiled on Friday, September 27, 2013 at 11:30 a.m. during a ceremony at the intersection of Galen Drive and Lancaster Drive in Champaign. […]

Lynwood Drive Road Closure

In order to install domestic and fire water services to Bottenfield School at 1801 South Prospect Avenue, Mid Illinois Concrete will be closing Lynwood Drive from Broadmoor Drive to Foothill Drive. The road closure will begin on Monday, September 23, 2013, and will reopen on Monday, September 30, 2013, weather permitting. Through traffic will not […]

Road Closure on Hill Street (Fourth Street to Fifth Street)

Duce Construction will be constructing storm sewer improvements on Hill Street, between Fourth Street and Fifth Street. During these repairs, Hill Street will be closed to all through traffic between Fourth Street and Fifth Street. Local Hill Street traffic will be allowed to access driveways from Fourth Street. Operations will begin at 7 a.m. on […]

Kirby Avenue and Rising Road Reconstruction Project

On Wednesday, September 18, 2013, Cross Construction will begin work on the Kirby Avenue and Rising Road Reconstruction Project. The work will consist of milling off a portion of the existing surface, paving two layers of new asphalt surface, shoulder work, and new pavement markings. Weather permitting, work will be completed by Friday, September 27, […]

Update – Church & Neil Streets Lane Closures

English Brothers have experienced complications with their precast panel installation. The scheduled plan has been altered as follows. In order to set a crane and place precast panels at 217 N. Neil Street (Hyatt Place hotel), English Brothers will be closing the following lanes of Church Street and Neil Street adjacent to the property: Monday, […]

Tremont Street Closure

In order to repair pavement in the 200 block of Tremont Street, Shaw Brothers Construction will be closing Tremont Street between State Street and Randolph Street from Wednesday, September 11, 2013, to Friday, September 13, 2013. All driveways along Tremont Street will remain open at all times.

Update: Church Street and Neil Street Lane Closures

The dates for the closure of one southbound lane of Neil Street have been changed by English Brothers. In order to set a crane and place precast panels at 217 N. Neil St. (Hyatt Place hotel), English Brothers will be closing the following lanes of Church Street and Neil Street adjacent to the property: Tuesday, […]

Public Open House for Windsor Road/I57 Bridge Approaches Complete Street Project

On Thursday, September 5, 2013, from 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., a Public Open House will be held at Champaign Fire Station No. 6, 3911 West Windsor Road, for the Windsor Road / Interstate 57 Bridge Approaches Complete Street Project. Visitors to the Open House will be able to view pre-final design exhibits of the […]

IDOT Maintenance Work on Springfield Ave. and University Ave.

The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) has informed the City of Champaign that the week of September 3 – 6, 2013, IDOT will have a contractor performing street maintenance work on Springfield Avenue (IL 10), between Prospect Avenue and Mattis Avenue, in Champaign, and on University Avenue (US 45), between Wright Street and Race Street […]

South Fourth Street Extension Opening to Traffic

On Thursday, August 22, 2013, at approximately 10 a.m., the South Fourth Street Extension from Saint Mary’s Road to Windsor Road will be opened to traffic. In addition, the new traffic signal at the intersection of Windsor Road and the South Fourth Street extension will be operational. As Stark Excavating, Inc. continues to wrap up […]