Category: Public Works Department News

Neil Street Lane Closure

In order to complete a pavement patch for Ameren Illinois, Shaw Brothers will be closing one southbound lane of Neil Street between Clark Street and White Street. The lane closure will begin on Wednesday, May 18, 2016, and reopen on Friday, May 20, 2016. Southbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the area.

Second Street Road Closure

In order to install a sanitary main and pump station for the Urbana & Champaign Sanitary District, Stark Excavating will be closing Second Street between Healey Street and Springfield Avenue. The lane closure will begin on Monday, May 16, 2016, and will reopen by Friday, September 16, 2016. No traffic will be allowed on Second […]

Fourth Street Road Closure (St. Mary’s Road to Kirby Avenue)

In order to complete street improvements, the City of Champaign will be closing Fourth Street from St. Mary’s Road to Kirby Avenue.  The proposed improvements will include the construction of a new storm sewer, street light, pedestrian crossing, and PCC pavement.     The closure will begin on Monday, May 16, 2016, and is scheduled […]

First Street Road Closure (Stadium Drive to Gregory Drive)

In order to complete street improvements, the City of Champaign will be closing First Street from Gregory Drive to Stadium Drive.  The proposed improvements will include the construction of a new storm sewer, street light, pedestrian crossing, and PCC pavement.   The closure will begin on Monday, May 16, 2016, and is scheduled to be […]

Green Street Road Closure

In order to complete contracted tree work, the Public Works Department will be closing Green Street from Prospect Avenue to Pine Street.  The closure will occur on Monday, May 16 from 7:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.  Residents in the area will have access to their driveways; however periodic, temporary road blockages may occur.

Slurry Seal Project Update

Slurry Seal Project Update This year’s slurry seal project started May 4 and should be complete by the end of the week, May 20 (weather pending).  The contractor for this year’s project is Micro-Surfacing Contractors, LLC from Peoria.  The project concentrates work on the oil and chip type streets in the southeast one-third of the […]

2016 Concrete Street Improvements Project

2016 Concrete Street Improvements Project William Street, Holiday Drive and Stonegate Drive As part of the City’s Annual Concrete Street Improvements Project, Feutz Contractors has begun work on William Street from Mattis Ave to Crescent Drive, Holiday Drive from William Street to Alton Drive and Stonegate Drive from Mattis Ave to Holiday Drive. The work […]

McKinley Avenue Road Closure

In order to repair brick pavement failures, Schomburg & Schomburg will be closing McKinley Avenue between Hill Street and Washington Street. The work will begin on Monday, May 16, 2016. This work is expected to take three to four weeks to complete.

Neil Street Lane Closure

In order to install gas service at 2010 N Neil Street, Ameren Illinois will close one northbound lane of Neil Street between Center Street and Town Center Boulevard.  The lane closure will occur between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. on Friday, May 13.  Northbound Neil Street traffic will be reduced to one […]

Randolph Street Lane Closure

In order to perform electric work for Ameren Illinois, PAR Electric will be closing one northbound lane of Randolph Street between Church Street and Hill Street.  The lane closure will occur between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. on Monday, May 16 through Thursday, May 19.  Northbound traffic will be reduced to one […]