Category: Public Works Department News

University Avenue Lane Closure (Extended)

In order to facilitate exterior finishes, masonry, and site work at 508 and 608 East University Avenue (Latitude project), Whittenberg Construction has closed a westbound lane of University Avenue between Wright Street and Fifth Street.  The lane closure began on Monday, December 7, 2015, and will continue until Friday, April 29, 2016.  The lane will […]

Fifth Street Road Closure

In order to install a storm sewer service at 501 E University, Mayfield Construction will close Fifth Street between University Avenue and Clark Street. The road closure will begin on Thursday, February 18, 2016 and will reopen on Monday, February 22, 2016. Through traffic will not be allowed in the area. Access to local properties […]

Prairie Street Road Closure

In order to facilitate tree work, the Public Works Department will close Prairie Street from University Avenue to Clark Street. The road closure will begin on Wednesday, February 17 at 7:00 a.m. and is planned to be reopened by 4:00 p.m. No through traffic will be allowed during the closure; however access to properties will […]

Bradley Avenue Lane Closure

In order to install a storm sewer service at 3001 West Bradley Avenue, L Squared Construction will close one eastbound lane of Bradley Avenue just west of Duncan Road.  The lane closure will begin on Tuesday, February 16, and will reopen on Monday, February 22, weather permitting.  Eastbound traffic will be reduced to one lane […]

City of Champaign Crews To Address Snowfall

The City of Champaign Public Works Department will deploy resources to address the snowfall forecast for early morning Sunday into Monday. Forecasters are calling for 2-3” of total accumulation. According to Public Works Operations Manager Ernesto Salinas, “We are following the plans outlined in the City’s Snow and Ice Control Plan. Public Works staff will […]

Neil Street Lane Closure

In order to retire a gas service for demolition at 213 S. Neil Street, Ameren Illinois will close one southbound lane of Neil Street between Clark Street and White Street.  The lane closure will occur between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. on Friday, February 5.  Southbound traffic will be reduced to one […]

Neil Street Lane Closure (Date Change)

In order to line a sanitary sewer interceptor for Urbana-Champaign Sanitary District, Visu-Sewer will close one southbound lane of Neil Street between Vine Street and Columbia Avenue. The lane closure will occur onThursday, February 4, 2016, between the hours of 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. Southbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the […]

Neil Street Lane Closure (Date Change)

In order to line a sanitary sewer interceptor for Urbana-Champaign Sanitary District, Visu-Sewer will close one southbound lane of Neil Street between Vine Street and Columbia Avenue. The lane closure will occur onTuesday, February 2, 2016, between the hours of 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. Southbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the […]

Neil Street Lane Closure

In order to line a sanitary sewer interceptor for Urbana-Champaign Sanitary District, Visu-Sewer will close one southbound lane of Neil Street between Vine Street and Columbia Avenue. The lane closure will occur onMonday, February 1, 2016, between the hours of 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. Southbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the […]

State Street Lane Closure

In order to perform a water main repair for Illinois American Water, Cross Construction will close one southbound lane of State Street between White Street and Springfield Avenue. The lane closure will start on Tuesday, January 26, 2016, and will reopen by Friday, January 29, 2016. Southbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in […]