Category: Construction Press Releases

Curtis Road Lane Closure Extension

A&R Services has closed a westbound lane of Curtis Road between Cherry Hills Drive and Marjorie Lane in order to complete a gas repair. The lane closure began on Monday, June 15, 2015. The lane closure duration has been extended. The lane will now be reopened on Friday, June 26, 2015. Westbound traffic will be […]

Olympian Drive – Street Construction

The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) has awarded a contract to Feutz Excavating of Paris, Illinois, to construct a new section of Olympian Drive from west of Champion Drive to Duncan Road, including the reconstruction of the intersection of Duncan Road and Olympian Drive. The proposed improvement consists of a new PCC pavement, PCC sidewalks, […]

Curtis Road Construction (at Staley Road)

In order to perform a gas repair, A&R Services will be excavating near the intersection of Curtis Road and Staley Road. The construction will begin on Monday, June 22, 2015, and will reopen on Friday, June 26, 2015, weather permitting. All directions of traffic will remain open during this construction; however, westbound traffic will be […]

Mattis Avenue Street Construction

The City of Champaign has awarded a contract to Stark Excavating of Bloomington, Illinois. This work will reconstruct Mattis Avenue from south of Curtis Road to south of Congressional Way. Mattis Avenue will be closed to all traffic during construction. Motorists are directed to follow the detour route around the project. Access to Carle Clinic […]

Hollycrest Drive Closure

As part of the City’s 2015 Concrete Street Maintenance Project, it will be necessary to close Hollycrest Drive at 1105 Hollycrest Drive. The closure will begin Monday, June 15 at 7 a.m. and will last until approximately 6 p.m. on June 15, 2015, weather permitting. Emergency vehicles may approach the closure from either the north […]

2015 Concrete Street Maintenance Project – Mayfair Road

As part of the City’s 2015 Concrete Street Maintenance Project, the pavement on Mayfair Road from Lincolnshire Drive to Broadmoor Drive will be rehabilitated. The City’s contractor for the project, Stark Excavating, will begin work on Monday, June 15, 2015, weather permitting. Mayfair Road temporarily will be a one-lane, one-way street southbound from Lincolnshire Drive […]

McKinley Avenue Lane Closure

In order to facilitate the installation of a gas service, Ameren Illinois will be closing the northbound lane of McKinley Avenue between Bradley Avenue and Northwood Drive.  The lane closure will occur on the following days: Thursday, June 11 Friday, June 12 Monday, June 15 Tuesday, June 16 Wednesday, June 17 The lane will be […]

Building Permits Issued

The following commercial permits were issued this week with an estimated cost of construction of $250,000 or more. ADDRESS COST OF CONSTRUCTION DATE ISSUED OWNER OR DEVELOPER/ BUSINESS 2000 N Neil $3,547,726.00 5-20-15 Champaign Marketplace LLC 2000 N Neil $2,868,771.00 5-20-15 Champaign Marketplace LLC

Prospect Avenue Lane Closures

Water Main & Pavement Repairs Prospect Avenue at Union Street The Illinois Department of Transportation announces that water main and pavement repairs will begin on Prospect Avenue (U.S. Route 150) at Union Street beginning Monday, April 27, 2015, weather permitting. Northbound and southbound traffic will be reduced to one lane. It is expected this project will […]

Windsor Road Lane Closures

In order to repair pavement failures, Feutz Contractors will be closing two lanes of Windsor Road. at the intersection of First Street. The closure will begin on Monday, April 20, 2015, and will reopen on Wednesday, April 22, 2015, weather permitting. Windsor Road will have one lane of traffic open in each direction. The City […]