Category: Construction Press Releases

2016 Sewer Lining Contract

Hoerr Construction will be lining a backyard sanitary sewer as part of the 2016 Sewer Lining Contract on Friday, July 22, 2016. Sewer lining rehabilitates existing sewers to a like-new condition. Traffic will be restricted to one lane on Green Street and John Street between Willis and Highland Avenue. All work is dependent on weather […]

Wright Street Lane Closure

In order to install a sign at 608 East University Avenue (Latitude), Ace Sign Co. will be closing the southbound lane of Wright Street between Park Street and University Avenue. The lane closure will occur between the hours of 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. on Monday, July 18 and Tuesday, July 19, 2016. Southbound traffic […]

Tamarack Drive – 2016 Concrete Street Improvements Project

As part of the City’s 2016 Concrete Street Improvements Project, the concrete pavement on Tamarack Drive from Winchester Drive to Rebecca Drive is being rehabilitated. The City’s contractor for the project, Feutz Contractors, will continue working; weather permitting, Monday, July 18, 2016. Beginning Monday July 18, 2016, Tamarack Drive will become a one lane, one-way […]

2016 Pavement Marking Project

Varsity Striping will begin work on the 2016 Pavement Marking Project on Monday, July 18. 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. This […]

Neil Street Lane Closure

In order to continue electric work for Ameren Illinois, PAR Electric will be closing one southbound lane of Neil Street between Church Street and University Avenue. The lane closure will occur between the hours of 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. on Monday, July 18, 2016, through Thursday, July 21, 2016. Southbound traffic will be reduced […]

Third Street Road Closure

In order to erect a tower crane at 212 E Green, Broeren Russo Construction will be closing one block of Third Street between Green Street and Healey Street. The closure is scheduled to occur on Friday, July 15, 2016, between the hours of 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. Through traffic will not be allowed in […]

Traffic Signals on Generators Due to State Farm Center Electrical Work

Due to electrical work at the State Farm Center on Wednesday, July 13, the traffic signals at the intersections of First Street and Fourth Street along Kirby Avenue will be placed on generator power from 5 p.m. until 9 p..m. The generator power, will allow the traffic signals to operate as normal. In the event […]

Neil Street Lane Closure

In order to continue electric work for Ameren Illinois, PAR Electric will be closing one southbound lane of Neil Street between Church Street and University Avenue. The lane closure will occur between the hours of 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. on Monday, July 11, 2016, through Thursday, July 14, 2016. Southbound traffic will be reduced […]

State Street Lane Closure

In order to connect sanitary and storm services at 213 W Green Street, Green Street Realty and Mayfield Construction will be closing one southbound lane of State Street between Green Street and John Street.  The lane closure will begin on Monday, July 11 and will reopen on Friday, July 22.  Southbound traffic will be reduced […]

Green Street Lane Closure

In order to construct new City sidewalk at 509 E Green Street, Broeren Russo and Mid-Illinois Concrete have closed the eastbound lane of Green Street between Fifth Street and Sixth Street.  The lane closure began on Tuesday, July 5 and will reopen on Wednesday, July 13.  Eastbound traffic has been shifted into the center lane […]