Category: Public Works Department News

Prairie Street Road Closure

In order to repair brick pavement failures, A&R Mechanical Services will be closing Prairie Street between John Street and William Street. The work will begin on Monday, September 11, 2017. The work is expected to take three to four weeks.

2017 Fall Yard Waste Pickup Scheduled

2017 Fall Yard Waste Collection The City of Champaign 2016 Fall Yard Waste Collection has been scheduled and will start with the Blue Zone on Monday, October 9. Orange Zone collections will begin on Monday, October 16. Collections will continue through December 8, 2017, on the dates scheduled below.  The collection is available to all residential […]

Healey Street Closure

In order to complete asphalt repairs, the Public Works Department will be closing Healey Street at the Neil Street intersection.  Healey Street will not be accessible from Neil Street during the closure.  The closure will occur from 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, September 7, 2017. The City appreciates the cooperation of travelers in […]

2017 Sewer Lining – Mattis Avenue

Insituform Technologies LLC, will be lining on a 10” diameter sanitary sewer for the 2017 Sewer Lining Contract on Mattis Avenue between Princeton Drive and Sangamon Drive.  The work is scheduled for Thursday, August 31, 2017.   Mattis Avenue will have the outside northbound lane closed for the day.  The public is encouraged to obey […]

2017 Sewer Lining

DMA / Mid – America, a sub-contractor for Insituform Technologies LLC, will be performing pre-cleaning and televising on a 21” diameter storm sewer for the 2017 Sewer Lining Contract on Prospect Avenue between Bradley Avenue and Dennison Drive. The work is scheduled for September 5, 2017, at night. Prospect Avenue, Bradley Avenue, and Dennison Drive […]

Online Registration for the Residential Electronics Collection

The online registration for the next Residential Electronics Collection event for participating communities in Champaign County will open on Tuesday, September 5, 2017, at 8 a.m. The link to the online registration system is: http://ecycle.simplybook.me/. The collection event takes place on Saturday, October 14, 2017, from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Parkland College, 2400 W. Bradley Avenue, […]

John Street and Mitchell Court Lane Closures

In order to construct new storm sewer and ditch re-grading, Duce Construction will be working on John Street and Mitchell Court. One lane of John Street will be closed between Jackson Street and Teal Cove Court. Traffic on John Street will be reduced to a single, shared lane in both directions through a short work […]

City Street Lights Under Repair (Potential Outage Tonight)

The Public Works Department is providing the following information received from Ameren earlier today. Around noon, Ameren was performing routine maintenance on street lights in the Bradley-Neil-Randolph-State-Harris corridor (south of Bradley – east of Harris – west of Neil – north of Maple). While performing the work, an issue with a City meter-socket was discovered […]

Prospect Avenue Lane Closure

In order to remove and replace curb and gutter at 1 Greencroft Drive, A. Gooden Concrete will be closing one southbound lane of Prospect Avenue between La Sell Drive and Hamilton Street. The lane closure will begin on Monday, August 28 and will reopen on Thursday, August 31. During the closure, southbound traffic will be […]

Anthony Drive Lane Closure

In order to facilitate tree work, the Public Works Department will be closing the westbound lane of Anthony Drive near the Dale Drive intersection.  The closure will occur from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 26, 2017.  Flaggers will be onsite to direct traffic. The City appreciates the cooperation of travelers in the […]