Category: Public Works Department News

Springfield Avenue Lane Closure

In order to facilitate tree work, the Public Works Department will close the westbound lane of Springfield Avenue between Kenwood Road and Duncan Road.  Westbound traffic will be routed through the center turn lane.  The closure will occur between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, September 15.  Access to driveways will be maintained throughout the […]

Downtown Road Closures

Downtown Road Closures To accommodate the Pygmalion Food Festival being held in Downtown this weekend, the following roads and parking lots will be closed beginning at 5:00 a.m. Friday, September 16 and will reopen at 3:00 a.m. Sunday, September 18. Through traffic will not be allowed during the closure. – Main Street between Walnut Street […]

Park Street Road Closure

PARK STREET ROAD CLOSURE In order to conduct a food drive on Thursday, September 14, Hickory Point Bank will close Park Street between Randolph Street and the entrance to the bank’s parking lot. This closure will begin in the afternoon of September 13 and reopen by 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 15. Through traffic will […]

Green Street Lane Closure

Green Street Lane Closure In order to complete a concrete pour at 308 E Green St., Mid-Illinois Concrete will be closing the westbound lane of Green Street between Fourth Street and Third Street. The lane closure will occur between the hours of 7:00 am and 12:00 pm on the following days: – Thursday, September 15 […]

Curtis Road Lane Closures

Curtis Road Lane Closures In order to construct a new intersection, Feutz Contractors will be closing one lane of traffic in each direction on Curtis Road between Interstate 57 and Staley Road. One lane of traffic in each direction will remain open at all times.  The work will begin on Wednesday, September 14 at 7:00 […]

John Street Lane Closures – Extended

In order to repair an asphalt street, the Public Works Department will close the eastbound lane of John Street between Chicago Avenue and Russell Street, and the westbound lane of John Street between Chicago Avenue and Edwin Street.  This work will continue on Monday, September 12 at 8:00 a.m. and is planned to be completed […]

Green Street Lane Closure

In order to install a sign at 512 E Green Street, Ace Sign Co will be closing the westbound lane of Green Street between Sixth Street and Fifth Street.  The lane closure will occur between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 8.  Westbound traffic will shift into the center lane […]

John Street Lane Closures

In order to repair an asphalt street, the Public Works Department will close the eastbound lane of John Street between Chicago Avenue and Russell Street, and the westbound lane of John Street between Chicago Avenue and Edwin Street.  This work will start on Wednesday, September 7 at 8:00 a.m. and is planned to be completed […]

Traffic Control Changes at Main and Chestnut

In response to feedback from citizens and business owners, the City Manager has authorized the addition of traffic control devices at the intersection of Main Street and Chestnut Street. These traffic control devices will make the intersection an all-way stop. Starting Tuesday, September 6, the Public Works Department will add a stop sign and associated […]

Fall Yard Waste Pickup Scheduled

Fall Yard Waste Collection The City of Champaign 2016 Fall Yard Waste Collection has been scheduled and will start with the Orange Zone on Monday, October 10, 2016. Blue Zone collections will begin on Monday, October 17, 2016. Collections will continue through December 9, 2016 on the dates scheduled below.  The collection is available to […]