Category: Public Works Department News

Rain Barrel and Compost Bin Sale

The City of Champaign in partnership with the City of Urbana and the University of Illinois Extension will offer a ONE DAY ONLY rain barrel and compost bin sale. Rain Barrel – $55 regular – $30 after Stormwater Utility instant rebate Compost Bin – $47.50 Tumbling Composter – $98 Date:  Saturday, May 14, 2016 from 9 a.m. […]

Bradley Avenue Lane Closure

In order to install new gas main, Ameren Illinois will close one eastbound lane of Bradley Avenue between Hedge Road and McKinley Avenue.  The lane closure will occur Monday, April 18 through Wednesday, April 27 between the hours of 7 a.m. and 6 p.m.  Eastbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the area.

2016 Boneyard Creek Community Day

The Boneyard Creek Community Day will take place on Saturday, April 23 from 9 a.m. to 12 noon at Scott Park. Events include trash pick-ups, storm drain marking and creek naturalization projects. Anyone interested in volunteering can visit www.BoneyardCreek.org to complete an online registration. EVENT SCHEDULE: 9:00 am CHECK IN 9:00 am to 11:30-12 Clean-up Time […]

Lane Closures at Healey Street

In order perform sanitary sewer repairs, Duce Construction will close Healey Street to through traffic between Lynn Street and Elm Street. Traffic will be restricted to residents of the block. This work will start on Thursday, April 14 at 7 a.m. and is planned to be completed and reopened to traffic by 4 p.m. Wednesday, […]

Lane Closures at State St. and White St.

In order to perform storm sewer repairs, Duce Construction will close the westbound lane of White Street between State Street and Prairie Street. Eastbound traffic on White Street will not be impacted by the work. State Street will be reduced to a single southbound lane through the work zone. This work will start on Wednesday, […]

Main Street Lane Closure

In order to remove damaged trees at 15 E. Main St., the City of Champaign will close the westbound lane of Main Street, between Walnut Street and Fremont Street. The closure will take place on Saturday, April 2, between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.

Interstate Drive and Town Center Boulevard Lane Closures

In order to install pavement expansion joints, Feutz Contractors will be closing lanes of traffic on Interstate Drive between Boardwalk Drive and Toalson Lane; and lanes of traffic on Town Center Boulevard between Prospect Avenue and Ryder Lane. The closure will begin on Tuesday, April 5 at 10:00 p.m. and will reopen at 7:00 a.m. […]

Walnut Street Road Closure

In order to install underground electric utility, Ameren Illinois will close Walnut Street between Washington Street and Columbia Avenue.  The lane closure will begin on Monday, April 4 and will re-open by Monday, April 11.  Northbound Walnut Street traffic will be forced to turn either east or west onto Washington Street.  Through traffic will not […]

Countywide Electronics Recycling Event Scheduled

The next free Countywide Residential Electronics Recycling events have been scheduled for May 21 and October 15 from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Parkland College, parking lot M-4 (enter on Duncan Rd.). Click on the postcard for more details.

Traffic Shift at 908 S. First Street

In order to complete utility locating at 908 S. First St., Mayfield Construction will shift traffic between Armory Dr. and Daniel St. Work began at noon today and will continue through the end of the day Sunday, 3/27. Traffic control barrels have been placed to identify the direction of the shift.