Category: Public Works Department News

Mattis Avenue Lane Closure

In order to construct a new driveway approach at 1609 North Mattis Avenue, River City Construction will be closing one southbound lane of Mattis Avenue between Paula Drive and Parkland Way. The lane closure will begin on Monday, October 5, 2015, and will reopen on Friday, October 9, 2015. Southbound traffic will be reduced to […]

Free Countywide Residential Electronics Collection Event

The next Free Countywide Residential Electronics Collection Event will be held on Saturday, October 10 from 8 am to 12 pm at Parkland College, 2400 West Bradley Avenue, Champaign in Parking Lot M-4. Residents must use the Duncan Road entrance. This is a great opportunity for residents to get rid of old electronics including: computer […]

Mattis Avenue Lane Closure

In order to construct a new driveway approach at 1609 North Mattis Avenue, River City Construction will be closing one southbound lane of Mattis Avenue between Paula Drive and Parkland Way.    The lane closure will begin on Monday, October 5 and will reopen on Friday, October 9. Southbound traffic will be reduced to one […]

Rising Road Bridge Project

In order to complete bridge repairs, Stark Excavating Inc. will close Rising Road between the parking lot entrance of the Robert C. Porter Family Park and Windsor Road. The work will begin on Monday, October 5, 2015, and is expected to be completed by Friday, October 16, 2015, weather permitting. Please avoid the area during […]

University Avenue Lane Closures (between Wright Street and Fifth Street)

In order to install water services at 508 and 608 East University Avenue (Latitude Project), A&R Services will close both westbound lanes of University Avenue between Wright Street and Fifth Street. The closure will begin on Monday, October 5, 2015, and will reopen on Monday, October 12, 2015. Westbound traffic will be reduced to one […]

Downtown University Avenue Lane Closures

In order to repair a water service leak on University Avenue, Feutz Contractors will close an eastbound and a westbound lane of University Avenue between Neil Street and Walnut Street. The closure will begin on Monday, October 5, 2015, and will reopen by Monday, October 12, 2015. Eastbound and westbound traffic will be reduced to […]

Kirby Avenue Lane Closure

In order to perform electric work, Ameren Illinois will close one westbound lane of Kirby Avenue between Waverly Drive and Cambridge Drive.  The lane closure will occur from 9:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on Monday, September 28 and Tuesday, September 29.  Westbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the area.

University Avenue Lane Closure

In order to install storm sewer at 508 and 608 East University Avenue (Latitude Project), DUCE Construction will close a westbound lane of University Avenue, between Wright Street and Fifth Street. The lane closure will occur during working hours starting on Monday, September 28, 2015, and ending on Friday, October 2, 2015, by noon. The […]

Mattis Avenue and John Street Traffic Signal

In order to install a new traffic cabinet, the Public Works Department has deactivated the traffic signal at the intersection of Mattis Avenue and John Street and installed a temporary four-way stop.  The work is anticipated to be finished by 12:00 p.m. today.  Please obey all traffic signs and use caution in the area.  The […]

Storm Sewer Lining – Springfield Avenue

Hoerr Construction will be performing storm sewer lining on Springfield Avenue between Randolph Street and Neil Street. In order to complete this work, westbound traffic on Springfield Avenue between Randolph Street and Neil Street will be reduced to a single lane through a short construction work zone. Traffic on eastbound Springfield Avenue, Neil Street and […]