Category: Construction Press Releases

State Street Lane Closure

In order to complete a restoration project at 302 West Church Street, Solstice Stained Glass will be closing one southbound lane of State Street between Hill Street and Church Street. The lane closure will occur on Monday, August 28 through Friday, September 1 between the hours of 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. During the closure, […]


Phase 2 West Washington Street Drainage Improvements (Street Closures on Miller Avenue and Washington Street)

Street closures are planned as part of Phase 2 of the West Washington Street Drainage Improvements Project.  The corner of Miller Avenue and Washington Street will be closed in order to install storm sewers and other utilities, more specifically: – Washington Street will be closed from Miller Avenue to Fair Street. – Miller Avenue will […]


Kirby Avenue Lane Closure

 In order to facilitate contracted tree work, the Public Works Department will close one westbound lane of Kirby Avenue just east of the intersection of Kirby Avenue and Fourth Street.  The work will begin at 7 a.m. on Monday, August 21 and is expected to be completed by 4 p.m. The City appreciates the cooperation […]


Kirby Avenue Lane Closure

In order to install a new gas main, Ameren Illinois and KS Energy will be closing the following lanes: One east bound lane of Kirby Avenue between Prospect Avenue and Valley Drive (east bound traffic reduced to one lane). Monday, August 21 through Wednesday, August 23, 2017 Monday, August 28 through Friday, September 1, 2017


Marketview Drive Lane Closure

In order to install utility for Comcast, Ervin Cable will be closing one eastbound lane of Marketview Drive between Anthony Drive and Moreland Boulevard. The lane closure will begin on Monday, August 21, 2017, and will reopen on Wednesday, August 23, 2017, weather permitting. Eastbound traffic will be reduced to one lane during the closure.


John Street and Mitchell Drive Lane Closures

In order to construct a new storm sewer, Duce Construction will close one lane of John Street between Jackson Street and Teal Cove Court. Mitchell Court will also be reduced to a single lane. Traffic on John Street and Mitchell Court will both be reduced to a single, shared lane in both directions through a […]


Stonebridge Drive Closure

The Public Works Department has closed Stonebridge Drive to through traffic between Ironwood Lane and Charwick Drive to complete pavement repairs.  The closure began on Monday, August 14 and is expected to reopen on Friday, August 25, weather permitting.  Residents will have access to driveways during this closure. The City appreciates the cooperation of travelers […]


Staley Road Widening Project

 In order to widen Staley Road, Feutz Contractors, Inc. will restrict traffic on Staley Road between Windsor Road and Curtis Road. Staley Road is being widened to accommodate turn lanes into the Carle at the Fields development. During construction, vehicular traffic will be controlled by flaggers. The work will begin on August 14 and is […]


Lane Closure: 2017 Sewer Lining

Insituform Technologies LLC will be lining a 24-inch storm sewer for the 2017 Sewer Lining Contract on Sixth Street between Chalmers Street and Armory Avenue beginning 7:00 a.m. on August 15, 2017. Sixth Street, at the intersections of Chalmers Street and Armory Avenue, will have lane restrictions as well as parking restrictions. The public is […]


Annual Paving Project – West Kirby Avenue Closure

Starting Wednesday, August 16, 2017, Cross Construction Company will close Kirby Avenue between English Oak Drive and Mullikin Drive to construct roadway patches.  This work will take one day to complete. The City of Champaign would like to thank you for your cooperation and patience during this construction season.  All 2017 City Engineering Division projects […]