Category: Public Works Department News

Campus Move in Move Out

In an effort to keep campus clean during move-in and move-out periods, Aria Perbohner, Recycling Intern, contributed to the third success of the annual Campus Move In Move Out, Tuesday August 6th, and Saturday August 10th. The goal for this year’s event was to encourage local rental agencies to provide disposable alternatives of reusable items,…
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July Service Requests

After a very busy June, the Public Works Department saw a decrease in service requests submitted during the month of July. Citizens and City staff submitted 423 total requests during July 2013. This count decreased by 517 (-122%) compared to the 940 requests that were received in June. The chart below tracks the number of…
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Green Street Road Closure

In order to install a new sanitary sewer connection at 112 E. Green Street, Broeren Russo and Mayfield Construction will be closing all lanes of Green Street between First Street and Second Street from Monday, August 12, 2013, to Thursday, August 15, 2013. This repair requires an excavation into the middle of the street in…
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Market Street

Cross Construction continues to make excellent progress on completing the infrastructure improvements to Market Street from Kenyon Drive to Olympian Drive. Cross Construction is currently working on re-grading the existing ditches along Market Street. Champaign Signal is working on the installation of new streetlights. The work is on schedule for a fall completion date.

Fourth Street

Stark Excavating continues to make progress towards the project completion, although rains have delayed some work. Stark is currently working on the placement of the topsoil and grading for seeding along 4th Street and completing project sidewalks. The project is on schedule and on budget for a fall completion date in 2013.