Category: Public Works Department News

Neil Street Lane Closure

In order to remove and replace a sign at 301 North Neil Street, American Dowell Sign Company will close one southbound lane of Neil Street between Hill Street and Church Street. The lane closure will occur onWednesday, January 13, 2016, from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Southbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in […]

State Street Lane Closure

In order to perform an emergency water main repair for Illinois American Water, Cross Construction has closed one southbound lane of State Street between White Street and Springfield Avenue.  The lane closure will reopen by Friday, January 15.  Southbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the area.

Fourth Street Road Closure (Extended)

In order to complete utility work at 1008 South Fourth Street, Wells and Wells Construction will be closing Fourth Street between Armory Avenue and Chalmers Street. The road closure began on Monday, January 4, 2016, and will reopen on Tuesday, January 12, 2016. Access to local properties will be maintained throughout the closure.

Green Street Lane Closure

In order to complete roofing work at 505 East Green, Advanced Commercial Roofing will be closing one eastbound lane of Green Street between Fifth Street and Sixth Street.    The lane closure will occur between the hours of 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. on the following days:   – Monday, January 4, 2016 – Thursday, […]

Lane Closures on Green Street (between Neil Street and Locust Street)

Visu-Sewer will be performing routine storm sewer maintenance on Green Street between Neil Street and Locust Street. In order to complete this work, traffic in the westbound direction will be restricted to one lane through the work zone. Eastbound traffic will be unaffected. This work will be scheduled to keep the work zone no more […]

Fourth Street Road Closure

In order to complete utility work at 1008 South Fourth Street, Wells and Wells Construction will be closing Fourth Street between Armory Avenue and Chalmers Street. The road closure will begin on Monday, January 4, 2016, and will reopen on Monday, January 11, 2016. Access to local properties will be maintained throughout the closure.

Farber Drive Road Closure

Due to street flooding, the Public Works Department has closed Farber Drive between Newton Street and Interstate Drive. Citizens are reminded not to drive in to flooded areas. Please obey all traffic signs and use extreme caution in the area.

CITY OF CHAMPAIGN PREPARES FOR FORECASTED RAIN AND WIND

CITY OF CHAMPAIGN PREPARES FOR  FORECASTED RAIN AND WIND The City of Champaign Public Works Department is mobilizing resources in preparation for the rainfall forecasted to affect our area today and tonight. According to the National Weather Service, periods of heavy rainfall and high wind gusts may accompany this storm. Citizens are encouraged to take […]

State Street Lane Closure

In order to perform an emergency water main repair for Illinois American Water, Cross Construction has closed one southbound lane of State Street between Clark Street and White Street.  The lane closure will reopen by Thursday, December 31, 2015.  Southbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the area.