Category: Public Works Department News

Traffic Control Order at Neil and Church

Traffic Control Order at Neil and Church A new Traffic Control Order was recently approved by the City Manager for implementation at the intersection of Neil Street and Church/Main.  This intersection is signalized.  Previously, vehicles were allowed to turn right, from southbound Neil Street onto westbound Church Street, after stopping at the red light.  Vehicles […]

Free Parking in the Hill Street Parking Deck During December

Free Parking in the Hill Street Parking Deck During December During the month of December, the City of Champaign will offer free parking in the Hill Street Parking Deck, as a thank you for patronizing Downtown businesses. People who spend $5.00 or more at any Downtown business or restaurant are eligible for one free visit […]

Green Street Lane Closure

In order to install sanitary sewer services at 212 E. Green Street, Mid-Illinois Concrete will be closing the center lane of Green Street between Second Street and Third Street. The closure will begin on Monday, November 21 and will reopen on Wednesday, November 23, 2016, weather permitting. A lane of eastbound and a lane of […]

Greencroft Road Closure

In order to complete a sanitary sewer service installation at 57 Greencroft Drive, Mr. Rooter Plumbing will be closing a portion of Greencroft Drive. The closure will begin on Monday, November 14 and will reopen on Friday, November 18. Through traffic will not be allowed in the area during the closure. Access to local properties […]

Boardwalk Drive Road Closure

Champaign – In order to repair pavement failures Schomburg & Schomburg will be closing Boardwalk Drive between Baytowne Drive and Town Center Boulevard. The closure will start on Thursday, November 10 at 7 a.m. and will reopen at 7 a.m. on Friday, November 11, 2016.

Prospect Avenue Lane Closure

In order to connect a water service at 1 Greencroft Drive, Illinois American Water will be closing a southbound lane of Prospect Avenue between Fairway Drive and Hamilton Drive.  The lane closure will begin on Monday, October 31 and will reopen on Friday, November 4, 2016.  Southbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in […]

Randolph Street Road Closure

In order to complete repairs to the railroad crossing across Randolph Street, Norfolk Southern Railroad will be closing Randolph Street north of Maple Street to the railroad tracks. The closure will begin on Thursday, October 27 at approximately 8 a.m. and will reopen on Friday, October 28, 2016.

Prospect Avenue Lane Closure

In order to complete a pavement patch from a gas main repair, Ameren Illinois and Shaw Brothers have closed a northbound lane of Prospect Avenue between Balboa Road and Kirby Avenue. The lane closure began on Thursday, October 20 and will reopen on Thursday, October 27, 2016. During the closure, northbound traffic will be reduced […]

EXTENDED – Prospect Avenue Lane Closure

EXTENDED – PROSPECT AVENUE LANE CLOSURE DUE TO GAS LEAK Ameren continues to work on repairing a gas leak. The easternmost (northbound) lane of Prospect Avenue, just south of Kirby Avenue, will remain closed through tonight. Ameren is planning to reopen the lane in the morning of Friday, October 21. Please obey traffic controls when travelling […]

Prospect Avenue Lane Closure

Press Release – Prospect Avenue Lane Closure Due to a gas leak, Ameren closed the easternmost (northbound) lane of Prospect Avenue, just south of Kirby Avenue, at approximately 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 19. The closure will remain in place until the repair has been made, which Ameren anticipates to occur by this evening. Please […]