Category: Fire Department News

PERMITS ISSUED:

The following commercial permits were issued this week. Each permit has an estimated cost of construction of $300,000 or more. Address Cost of Construction Date Issued Owner or Developer / Business 2811 W Kirby $950,000.00 10/07/13 Richard Niemann, Jr./Pets Plus and Ace Hardware

Fire Hazardous Materials Team Awarded Funds

The Champaign Fire Department Hazardous Materials Team has been awarded $1,000 from Illinois American Water Company to purchase foam application distribution devices. These devices are critical to the fire department’s efforts to upgrade fire department’s equipment. The addition of this equipment will allow the fire department to adequately supply two elevated streams for foam application […]

“After The Fire” Presentation

The Champaign Fire Department hosted Alvaro Llanos and Shawn Simons as they presented “After The Fire” to Fire Department personnel and City staff from the twin cities on Sept. 16th, 17th and 18th. It was a dynamic presentation that included the film “After The Fire” – inspired by their true story of surviving a dormitory […]

PERMITS ISSUED:

The following commercial permits were issued this week. Each permit has an estimated cost of construction of $300,000 or more. Address Cost of Construction Date Issued Owner or Developer / Business 3515 N. Staley Rd. $555,000.00 09/19/13 The Andersons Agriservices/Liquid Fertilizer Loadout Bldg.

Fire Responds to Piper City Hazardous Materials Incident

The Champaign Fire Department Hazardous Materials Team responded to Piper City, IL on Thursday, September 12, 2013 in response to a hazardous materials incident. Upon arrival twelve (12) members of the team assessed the incident and a hazardous materials entry team entered to the building and found the presence of hydrogen cyanide. The team removed […]

Fire Staff Participates in China Ministry of Justice Program (Sponsored by the U of I)

Fire Marshal John Koller participated in a program with the China Ministry of Justice which was sponsored by the University of Illinois Law Department as well as the China Executive Leadership Program. The China Ministry of Justice sent 24 Directors and Deputy Directors to participate in a two week program at the University of Illinois […]

PERMITS ISSUED:

The following commercial permits were issued this week. Each permit has an estimated cost of construction of $300,000 or more. Address Cost of Construction Date Issued Owner or Developer / Business 525 Town Center Blvd $584,600.00 09/09/13 Star Uniforms LLC/Vanilla Box–Future Office & Retail 910 Bloomington Rd. $780,000.00 09/06/13 McDaniel Meyer Properties/Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen

Permits Issued:

The following commercial permits were issued this week. Each permit has an estimated cost of construction of $300,000 or more. Address Cost of Construction Date Issued Owner or Developer / Business 307 E. Daniel $2,686,827.00 08/29/13 Campus Investors/Multifamily

PERMITS ISSUED:

The following commercial permits were issued this week. Each permit has an estimated cost of construction of $300,000 or more. Address Cost of Construction Date Issued Owner or Developer / Business 2750-2756 J. T. Coffman $500,000.00 08/27/13 Wilcox Development Group/Multifamily

PERMITS ISSUED:

The following commercial permits were issued this week. Each permit has an estimated cost of construction of $300,000 or more. Address Cost of Construction Date Issued Owner or Developer / Business 519 E. Green $10,000,000.00 08/20/13 Leon Bankier Family/Multifamily, Commercial