Starting Wednesday, September 23, 2015, Cross Construction Company will begin pavement patching work on Fair Street from White Street to Park Street. There will be intermittent lane closures throughout the construction period; however, one lane will be open to local traffic. The street will be limited to one-way traffic, and access to driveways will be […]
Category: Public Works Department News
The City of Champaign 2015 Fall Yard Waste Collection has been scheduled and will start with the Blue Zone on Monday, October 12, 2015. Orange Zone collections will begin on Monday, October 19, 2015. Collections will continue through December 11, 2015 on the dates scheduled below. The collection is available to all residential properties within […]
In order to install insulation at 509 ½ East Green Street, Bankier Apartments will be closing one eastbound lane of Green Street between Fifth Street and Sixth Street. The lane closure will begin on Tuesday, September 15, and will reopen on Friday, September 18. Eastbound traffic will not be interrupted and will be shifted […]
In order to install a water main for Illinois American Water, G.A. Rich & Sons will be closing one eastbound and one westbound lane of Bradley Avenue between Neil Street and Walnut Street. The lane closures will begin on Monday, September 14, and will reopen on Monday, September 21. Eastbound traffic and westbound traffic […]
FINAL MCORE PROJECT DESIGNS SELECTED & AVAILABLE FOR PUBLIC VIEWING AT OPEN HOUSE A transit boarding island on Green Street, reconfigured Illini Union vehicle entrance and parking, all-way pedestrian crossing, and protected bicycle lanes are some of the new features to be developed by the Multimodal Corridor Enhancement (MCORE) Project starting in 2016. The […]
In order to repair pavement failures, Feutz Contractors closed Hill Street between Prospect Avenue and Lynn Street. The work began on Tuesday, September 8, 2015, and should be finished on Friday, September 11, 2015, weather permitting.
On Friday, September 4, 2015, the City of Champaign Traffic and Lighting Division will be replacing signage on Healey Street, between First Street and Fourth Street, in order to convert Healey Street from one-way westbound traffic into two-way traffic. No lane closures are anticipated as part of the signage replacement, and no restriping will need […]
The Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District, the City of Champaign, the City of Urbana, and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, applied for and received a $15.7 million Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) Grant for the construction of the Multimodal Corridor Enhancement (MCORE) project http://www.mcoreproject.com within the University District. The total cost for the project […]
LASELL DRIVE AT PROSPECT AVENUE CLOSURE FOR ANNUAL PAVING PROJECT On Friday, August 28, La Sell Drive at Prospect Avenue will be closed for approximately four hours in order to complete street patching work. Through traffic will not be allowed. Residents of the area may access their drives from Hamilton Drive to the east.