Category: Public Works Department News

Bulk Rock Salt Purchase

The 2012/2013 bulk rock salt contract has been finalized by the State’s Central Management Services. The City has purchased salt through the State’s Joint Purchasing Requisition program since 1992. This year, Morton Salt, Inc. will be the City’s new vendor under the program. Their price per ton of rock salt is $61.37 for the 2012/13…
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2012 Illinois Public Service Institute

Public Works staff members graduated from the Illinois Public Service Institute (IPSI). IPSI a nationally recognized three-year training program which provides instruction expressly designed for public service professionals. The course is divided into three one-week sessions (one week each year) focusing on training in public service, personal growth, and professional development. In 2002, recognizing the…
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Mahomet Aquifer News Conference

On Monday, October 15, Mayor Don Gerard and Mayor Laurel Prussing held a news conference to announce plans for the Cities of Champaign and Urbana, Village of Savoy, Town of Normal, and the University of Illinois to apply to the United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) for sole source designation for the Mahomet Aquifer. According…
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IDOT Announces Springfield Avenue CLOSURE at Canadian National Railroad Crossing

Starting Monday, October 22, 2012, the Canadian National/Illinois Central Railroad will CLOSE Springfield Avenue (IL Route 10) to remove and replace the rough crossing located west of Duncan Road. The crossing replacement work is expected to be completed and Springfield Avenue reopened within seven to 10 days. The work consists of removing the current poor…
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