Category: Fire Department News

Commercial Permits Issued

The following commercial permits were issued this week with an estimated cost of construction of $250,000 or more. Address Cost of Construction Date Issued Owner or Developer/Business 508 E Chalmers $263,000.00 5/18/2017 Delta Delta Delta NHC 1700 W Washington $2,464,073.00 5/22/2017 OMW LLC

Commercial Permits Issued

Commercial Permits Issued The following commercial permits were issued this week with an estimated cost of construction of $250,000 or more.

2017-2018 Fire and Police Promotional Testing Process Gets Underway

In collaboration with the Fire and Police departments, Human Resources is diligently working to coordinate, communicate and assist with the facilitation of the Promotional Testing processes.  Below is a glimpse of each process. FIRE LIEUTENANT and ENGINEER PROMOTIONAL PROCESSES The Fire Lieutenant Promotional Testing Process recently concluded the Assessment Center (AC) phase of the process […]

Commercial Permits Issued

The following commercial permits were issued this week with an estimated cost of construction of $250,000 or more. Address Cost of Construction Date Issued Owner or Developer/Business 3407 Big Pine Trail $961,608.00 4/4/2017 Tag Along Associates LP 102 Mercury Dr $1,149,350.00 4/4/2017 Fed Ex Ground Pkg System 102 Mercury Dr $1,124,800.00 4/4/2017 Fed Ex Ground […]

Commercial Permits

Commercial Permits The following commercial permits were issued this week with an estimated cost of construction of $250,000 or more Address Cost of Construction Date Issued Owner or Developer/Business 115 N Neil $1,485,931.00 3-13-17 Main Street Bank & Trust

Fire Goes Door-to-Door in Smoke Alarm Blitz

On Saturday, March 4, the Champaign Fire Department organized a “Smoke Alarm Blitz” in the neighborhood of a recent fire fatality. Fire Department crews, staff, and volunteers went door-to-door in the 900 Block of West Clark Street, offering to check smoke alarms and install free smoke alarms in homes that needed them. Crews were able to […]

Swigart Street Neighborhood Smoke Alarm Blitz

The Champaign Fire Department organized a “Smoke Alarm Blitz” in the neighborhood of a recent fire fatality. On Saturday, February 18, 2017, Fire Department crews, staff, and volunteers went door-to-door in the neighborhood offering to check smoke alarms and install free smoke alarms in homes that needed them. Crews were able to get into 18 […]

Commercial Permits

The following commercial permits were issued this week with an estimated cost of construction of $250,000 or more.   Address Cost of Construction Date Issued Owner or Developer/Business 2000 N Neil, #237 $750,000.00 2/6/2017 Champaign Marketplace LLC 201 St. Mary’s Rd $3,313,949.00 2/7/2017 Fox/Atkins Development LLC

Building Safety Division Experiences Another Record Year

Building Safety Division Experiences Another Record Year The City of Champaign’s Building Safety Division experienced a busy 2016, with over $219 million dollars in construction valuation, the third highest in the City of Champaign’s history.  In 2016 Building Safety performed a total of 9,580 inspections and issued 2,945 permits, including 143 new one and two-family […]

Commercial Permits Issued

The following commercial permits were issued this week with an estimated cost of construction of $250,000 or more. Address Cost of Construction Date Issued Owner or Developer/Business 801 W Interstate $689,733.00 1/4/2017 Aldi Inc.