Category: Construction Press Releases

Green Street Road Closure

In order to complete contracted tree work, the Public Works Department will be closing Green Street from Prospect Avenue to Pine Street.  The closure will occur on Monday, May 16 from 7:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  Residents in the area will have access to their driveways; however periodic, temporary road blockages may occur.

Slurry Seal Project Update

Slurry Seal Project Update This year’s slurry seal project started May 4 and should be complete by the end of the week, May 20 (weather pending).  The contractor for this year’s project is Micro-Surfacing Contractors, LLC from Peoria.  The project concentrates work on the oil and chip type streets in the southeast one-third of the […]

2016 Concrete Street Improvements Project

2016 Concrete Street Improvements Project William Street, Holiday Drive and Stonegate Drive As part of the City’s Annual Concrete Street Improvements Project, Feutz Contractors has begun work on William Street from Mattis Ave to Crescent Drive, Holiday Drive from William Street to Alton Drive and Stonegate Drive from Mattis Ave to Holiday Drive. The work […]

Permits Issued

Permits Issued The following commercial permits were issued with an estimated cost of $250,000 or more.    Address Cost of Construction Date Issued Owner or Developer/Business 2021 S First #110 $625,602.00 5-5-2016 Fox Development 2109 S Oak #103 $260,328.00 5-5-2016 Fox/Atkins Development 2401 W Bradley Ave $2,728,000.00 5-6-2016 Fairlawn Real Estate

McKinley Avenue Road Closure

In order to repair brick pavement failures, Schomburg & Schomburg will be closing McKinley Avenue between Hill Street and Washington Street. The work will begin on Monday, May 16, 2016. This work is expected to take three to four weeks to complete.

Neil Street Lane Closure

In order to install gas service at 2010 N Neil Street, Ameren Illinois will close one northbound lane of Neil Street between Center Street and Town Center Boulevard.  The lane closure will occur between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. on Friday, May 13.  Northbound Neil Street traffic will be reduced to one […]

Randolph Street Lane Closure

In order to perform electric work for Ameren Illinois, PAR Electric will be closing one northbound lane of Randolph Street between Church Street and Hill Street.  The lane closure will occur between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. on Monday, May 16 through Thursday, May 19.  Northbound traffic will be reduced to one […]

White Street and Randolph Street Lane Closures

In order perform storm sewer repairs, Duce Construction will close the eastbound lane of White Street between State Street and Randolph Street.  Westbound traffic on White Street will not be impacted by the work.  Randolph Street will be reduced to a single northbound lane through the work zone.   This work is scheduled to start […]

Hill Street Lane Closure (Lynn Street to Prospect Avenue)

In order to repair a sanitary sewer in the 600 block of west Hill Street, Duce Construction will be closing one lane of Hill Street between Lynn Street and Prospect Avenue.  The closure will begin at 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday, May 3 and is planned to be reopened by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, May 6.  […]

2016 Slurry Seal Project

Wednesday, May 4, 2016, weather permitting, Microsurfacing Contractors, LLC will begin slurry sealing the oil and chip type streets in the southeast one-third of Champaign (see map). The residential streets will be closed for about four hours until the slurry is cured. Heavily traveled streets and streets with businesses will have one lane open at […]