Category: Construction Press Releases

LaSell Drive at Prospect Avenue Closure

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.

University Avenue Lane Closure

In order to complete a concrete pour at 608 East University Avenue, Mid-Illinois Concrete will close a westbound lane of University Avenue between Wright Street and Sixth Street.  The lane closure will occur on Friday, August 28 from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.  Westbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the area.

Prospect Avenue Lane Closure

In order to patch pavement at a water main repair, Illinois American Water and Shaw Brothers will be closing one southbound lane of Prospect Avenue near the intersection of Prospect Avenue and Hessel Boulevard. The lane closure will begin on Tuesday, August 11 and will reopen on Friday, August 14. Southbound traffic will be reduced […]

Illinois American Water – Bradley Avenue Lane Closure

In order to patch pavement at a water main repair, Illinois American Water and Shaw Brothers will be closing one eastbound lane of Bradley Avenue between Walnut Street and Champaign Street. The lane closure will begin onMonday, August 10, 2015 and will reopen on Friday, August 14, 2015. Eastbound traffic will be reduced to one […]

2015 Pavement Marking Project

Varsity Striping will begin work on the 2015 Pavement Marking Project on Monday, August 10.  The project will include both the removal of old markings and the installation of new markings on various streets within the City of Champaign.  Work is expected to last through the fall and should be completed by November 1.   […]

Annual Paving Project (Church Street)

Starting Tuesday, August 4, Cross Construction Company will continue paving work on Church Street from Mattis Avenue to Prospect Avenue. The side streets adjacent to Church Street will be closed at times to facilitate surface course paving. Paving work is expected to take the rest of the week (weather pending). All work on Church Street […]

Duncan Road Closure (North of I-74 Overpass)

To allow for the connection of Olympian Drive to Duncan Road, the City of Champaign will be closing Duncan Road between Meridian Drive and the I-74 overpass.  The road closure will begin on Monday, August 3 and will reopen no later than October 2.  A detour route has been assigned around the construction zone.   […]

Church Street Road Closure

In order to install new storm sewer, Feutz Contractors closed Church Street between Randolph Street and Neil Street. The road closure began at 7 a.m. Monday, July 27 and due to utility conflicts will remain closed until 3 p.m. Thursday, July 30.

Theodore Drive Street Closure

As part of the City’s 2015 Concrete Street Maintenance Project it will be necessary to close Theodore Drive on the east side of Mayfair Road. Theodore Drive will remain open west of Mayfair Drive.Weather permitting, the closure will begin Monday, July 27 at 7 a.m. and will last until July 31, 2015. Emergency vehicles may […]

Kirby Avenue Lane Closures (between Duncan Road and I-57 Overpass)

The Champaign Township Highway Department has announced that starting Friday, July 24, 2015, weather permitting, their contractor, Open Road Paving, will begin asphalt milling and paving operations on Kirby Avenue between Duncan Road and Interstate 57. The pavement surface milling operations will require intermittent lane closures with construction vehicles entering and leaving the work zone. […]