Category: Public Works Department News

Fourth Street Lane Closure

FOURTH STREET LANE CLOSURE In order to construct storm sewer improvements and repairs, Duce Construction will close one northbound lane of Fourth Street between Springfield Avenue and Healey Street. Northbound Fourth Street traffic will be merged into a single lane thru a short construction work zone. Southbound Fourth Street will remain open and unaffected. Work […]

Mayfair Road Closure

MAYFAIR ROAD CLOSURE In order to construct a new storm sewer, Duce Construction will close Mayfair Road between Maywood Drive and Parkview Drive. This work will start on Tuesday, May 30 at 7 a.m. and is planned to be completed and reopened to traffic by 4 p.m. Monday, June 5. Residents in the construction zone will be able […]

I-74 Centerline Improvement in Champaign County

This Press Release is being forwarded for your information on behalf of the Illinois Department of Transportation. I-74 Centerline Improvement in Champaign County PARIS – The Illinois Department of Transportation announces centerline improvement work is scheduled through the end of June on Interstate 74 west of the University Avenue exit to west of the Prospect […]

Mattis Avenue Lane Closures

PHASE 2 WEST WASHINGTON STREET DRAINAGE IMPROVEMENTS (Lane Closures on Mattis Avenue) Several lane closures are planned next week as part of Phase 2 of the West Washington Street Drainage Improvements Project. The lane closures include the following: The left southbound lane on Mattis Avenue will be closed between Springer Drive and Glenn Park Drive. Southbound traffic […]

Staley Road Closure Update

For Norfolk Southern Railroad to complete the repairs to their railroad crossing across Staley Road, the closure of Staley Road about halfway between Cardinal Road and U.S. 150 (Bloomington Road) needs to be extended.  The closure will continue until the completion of the work, currently projected to be completed no later than Friday, June 2, […]

Winchester Drive Closure

2017 Concrete Street Improvements Project Winchester Drive As part of the City’s 2017 Concrete Street Improvements Project, the pavement on Winchester Drive from Cypress Drive to Broadmoor Drive is being reconstructed. The City’s contractor for the project is Otto Baum Company, Inc. Beginning Tuesday, May 30, weather permitting, Winchester Drive will be closed from the […]

Annual Paving Project – First Street Closure

Starting Tuesday, May 30, 2017, Cross Construction Company will begin work on the City’s annual asphalt paving project. The first phase of work will take place on First Street from St. Mary’s Road to Kirby Avenue. Work on First Street will consist of curb replacement, milling off the existing asphalt surface, paving two layers of […]

Mattis Avenue Lane Closure

In order to replace driveway approaches at 1702 and 1802 South Mattis Avenue, Petry Kuhne Construction will be closing one northbound lane of Mattis Avenue between Broadmoor Drive and Kirby Avenue on the following dates: Tuesday, May 23 through Friday, May 26, 2017 Tuesday, May 30 through Friday, June 2, 2017 Northbound Mattis Avenue traffic […]

University Avenue Lane Closure

In order to complete a pavement patch, Metro Communications will close one eastbound lane of University Avenue between State Street and Randolph Street. The lane closure will begin on Monday, May 22 and will reopen on Wednesday, May 24, 2017. Eastbound traffic will be reduced to one lane during the closure.

Mattis Avenue Lane Closure

In order to continue with pavement patching, Ameren Illinois and KS Energy will be closing the following lanes beginning Saturday, May 20 through Friday, May 26, 2017: One southbound lane of Mattis Avenue between Sangamon Drive to Kirby Avenue (southbound traffic reduced to one lane).