Category: Construction Press Releases

2014 Concrete Street Maintenance Project – Phillips Drive

As part of the City’s 2014 Concrete Street Maintenance Project, the pavement on Phillips Drive from Nelson Court to the Railroad Tracks will be rehabilitated. The City’s contractor for the project, Beniach Construction, will begin work; weather permitting, Monday, May 12, 2014. Phillips Drive will be temporarily a one lane, one way street northbound from Washington […]

2014 Concrete Street Maintenance Project – Fourth Street

As part of the City’s 2014 Concrete Street Maintenance Project, the pavement on Fourth Street from Holts Drive to Bradley Avenue will be rehabilitated. The City’s contractor for the project, Beniach Construction, will begin work; weather permitting, Monday, May 12, 2014. This work involves patching of the existing concrete pavement, sidewalk repairs and lawn restoration. Please […]

IDOT – I-57 to I-74 Ramp Closure

Forwarded for your information on behalf of IDOT. The ramp taking traffic from Southbound I-57 to Eastbound I-74 will be closed.  A detour will be utilized.  Use extreme caution, slow speeds in work zone areas and be alert for workers and machinery. Ramp at I-57 SB  Exit 237A will be closed.  Take I-57 south to […]

IDOT – I-74 to I-57 Ramp Closure

This News Release is being forwarded on behalf of IDOT. The ramp taking traffic from Westbound I-74 to Southbound I-57 will be closed.  A detour will be utilized.  Use extreme caution, slow speeds in work zone areas and be alert for workers and machinery. Ramp at Exit 179A will be closed – Take I-74 west […]

Kirby Avenue Lane Closure

In order to repair a damaged water main, Illinois American Water will close one eastbound lane of Kirby Avenue between Coronado Drive and Park Haven Drive.  The lane closure will begin on Thursday, May 1, 2014 and will reopen on Friday, May 2, 2014.  Eastbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the area. […]

Green Street Lane Closure

In order to repair a sanitary sewer service at 301 E Green St., Mayfield Construction will be closing the eastbound lane of Green Street between Third and Fourth Street.  The lane closure will begin on Monday, April 28, 2014 and will reopen on Monday, May 5, 2014, weather permitting.  Eastbound traffic will be shifted around […]

Mattis Avenue Lane Closure

In order to replace telecommunications conduit for AT&T, Western Utility will be closing one southbound lane of Mattis Avenue between Stonegate Drive and Kirby Avenue.  The lane closure will occur Monday, April 28, 2014 through Friday, May 9, 2014.  The lane will be closed during normal working hours from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and […]

Slurry Seal Project

Wednesday, May 7, 2014, weather permitting, Microsurfacing Contractors, LLC will begin slurry sealing the oil and chip type streets in the northern one-third of Champaign. The streets are located north of Church Street (see attached map). The residential streets will be closed for about four hours until the slurry is cured. Heavily traveled streets and […]

Kirby Avenue Closure by American Water

In order to repair a damaged water main, Illinois American Water will close one eastbound lane of Kirby Avenue between Coronado Drive and Park Haven Drive.  The lane closure will begin on Thursday, May 1, 2014 and will reopen on Friday, May 2, 2014.  Eastbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the area. Illinois American Water […]

Green Street Lane Closure

In order to repair a sanitary sewer service at 301 East Green Street, Mayfield Construction will be closing the eastbound lane of Green Street between Third Street and Fourth Street. The lane closure will begin on Monday, April 28, 2014, and will reopen on Monday, May 5, 2014, weather permitting. Eastbound traffic will be shifted around the […]