Category: Public Works Department News

2015 Concrete Street Maintenance Project – Mayfair Road

As part of the City’s 2015 Concrete Street Maintenance Project Stark Excavating will be working on Mayfair Road on Wednesday, December 23, 2015, weather permitting. Please pay close attention to construction signs, traffic control devices and marked detours. Please do not park on the street near the construction site or in areas that are posted […]

Green Street Lane Closure

In order to complete roofing work at 505 East Green Street, Advanced Commercial Roofing will be closing one eastbound lane of Green Street between Fifth Street and Sixth Street. The lane closure will occur between the hours of 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. on the following days: Monday, December 21, 2015 – Wednesday, December 23, […]

Clark Street Tree Work

In order to facilitate contracted tree work, the 900 block of West Clark Street near the intersection of Willis Avenue may experience partial lane closures on Thursday, December 10.  The lane closures will occur at very short intervals and through traffic will be permitted.

Traffic Signal Outage – State/Springfield

Public Works will be performing traffic signal work at the intersection of State Street and Springfield Avenue. As a result, the intersection will be controlled by generator power and may at times require temporary STOP signs. The outage is scheduled for Wednesday, December 9 to begin at 9 a.m. and end at 2 p.m.

Queens Way Road Closure

In order to repair pavement failures, A&R will be closing Queens Way between Campbell Drive and Roland Drive. The closure will begin on Wednesday, December 9, 2015. No through traffic will be allowed in the construction area. Properties with driveway access off of Queens Way will be closed for no more than seven days.

State Street Lane Closure

In order to repair a water main leak for Illinois American Water, Cross Construction has closed one southbound lane of State Street between White Street and Clark Street. The lane closure will reopen on Monday, December 7, 2015. Southbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the area.

University Avenue Lane Closure

In order to facilitate exterior work at 508 and 608 East University Avenue (Latitude Project), Whittenberg Construction will close a westbound lane of University Avenue between Wright Street and Fifth Street. The lane closure will begin on Monday, December 7, 2015, and will end on January 29, 2016. The lane will be reopened on weekends, […]

December Parking Promotion in the Hill Street Parking Deck

During the month of December, the City of Champaign will offer free parking in the Hill Street Parking Deck as a thank you for patronizing Downtown businesses. People who spend $5.00 or more at any Downtown business or restaurant are eligible for one free visit in the parking deck, up to four hours on the […]

Partial Lane Closure 300 Block of South Wright Street

Duce Construction will be making a sanitary sewer repair on the 300 block of South Wright Street between White Street and Stoughton Street. Traffic will have minimal disruptions during this sanitary sewer repair. Traffic will be allowed through this construction zone. On-street meter parking will NOT BE accessible in this construction area. Construction will begin […]

Traffic Signal Outage

The State Farm Center is conducting a planned power outage for electrical work. This outage will affect the traffic signals at First Street at Kirby Avenue and Fourth Street at Kirby Avenue. The intersections will be controlled by temporary STOP signs. The outage is scheduled for Thursday, November 19 to begin at 6 p.m. and […]