Category: Public Works Department News

Armory Avenue Road Closure

In order to install sanitary, storm, and water services at 106 E Armory Avenue, Green Street Realty and Mayfield Construction have closed Armory Avenue between First Street and Second Street.  The lane closure began on Monday, May 23 and was originally slated to reopen on Friday, June 3.  Weather conditions have delayed the work and […]

Locust Street Road Closure

In order to construct new storm sewers, Duce Construction will close Locust Street to through traffic between John Street and Daniel Street.  Traffic on John Street and Daniel Street will not be impacted by the work.  This work is planned to start on Monday, June 6 at 7:00 a.m. and is planned to be completed […]

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 Hill Street and Washington Street.  The lane closure will occur between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 8 and Thursday, June 9.  Northbound traffic will be reduced to one […]

2016 Sewer Lining Project

Friday, June 3, 2016, weather permitting, Hoerr Construction will begin performing pre-cleaning and televising throughout the City of Champaign for the 2016 Sewer Lining Project.  Sewer lining rehabilitates existing sewers to a like-new condition.  The project will begin on Wright Street between Armory Avenue and John Street.  All work is dependent on weather conditions. Operations […]

University Avenue Lane Closure (For City Building Window Replacement)

University Avenue Lane Closure (For City Building Window Replacement) In order to replace windows and repair flashing on the south side of the City Building, Dreamworks Construction will close a westbound lane of University Avenue between Neil Street and Walnut Street. The closure will begin on Monday, June 6, 2016 and will reopen by Friday, […]

Mattis Avenue Bridge Project

In order to complete bridge repairs, Stark Excavating Inc. will restrict traffic on Mattis Avenue between Harbor Point Drive and Branch Road. A new wearing surface will be placed on the structure over the Phinney Branch. New sidewalks will also be installed. During the repairs, both northbound and southbound vehicular traffic will be reduced to […]

Neil Street Lane Closure

In order to perform electric work for Ameren Illinois, PAR Electric will be closing one southbound lane of Neil Street between Hill Street and Church Street.  The lane closure will occur between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 31 through Thursday, June 2.  Southbound traffic will be reduced to one […]

Mattis Avenue and John Street Lane Closures

In order to complete electric installation for Ameren Illinois, KS Electric will be closing the following: One southbound lane of Mattis Avenue between Green Street and John Street. Southbound Mattis Avenue traffic will be reduced to one lane. One lane of John Street between Mattis Avenue and Frank Drive. Eastbound and westbound traffic will be […]

University Avenue Lane Closure

In order to complete a pavement patch for Ameren Illinois, Shaw Brothers will be closing one westbound lane of University Avenue between First Street and Second Street.  The lane closure will begin on Tuesday, May 31 and reopen on Friday, June 3.  Westbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the area.

2016 Concrete Street Improvements Project – William Street

As part of the City’s 2016 Concrete Street Improvements Project, the concrete pavement on William Street from Mattis Avenue to Crescent Drive is being rehabilitated. The City’s contractor for the project, Feutz Contractors, will continue working; weather permitting, Tuesday, May 24, 2016.   Beginning Tuesday May 24, 2016, William Street between Mattis Avenue and Holiday […]