Category: Public Works Department News

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 […]

Storm Sewer Lining – Prospect Avenue

Hoerr Construction will be performing storm sewer lining on Prospect Avenue between Green Street and Healey Street. In order to complete this work, southbound traffic on Prospect Avenue between Green Street and Healey Street will be reduced to a single lane through a short construction work zone. Traffic on northbound Prospect Avenue, Healey Street, and […]

Annual Paving Project (Fair Street)

Starting Wednesday, September 23, 2015, Cross Construction Company will begin pavement patching work on Fair Street from White Street to Park Street. There will be intermittent lane closures throughout the construction period; however, one lane will be open to local traffic. The street will be limited to one-way traffic, and access to driveways will be […]

2015 Fall Yard Waste Pickup Dates

The City of Champaign 2015 Fall Yard Waste Collection has been scheduled and will start with the Blue Zone on Monday, October 12, 2015. Orange Zone collections will begin on Monday, October 19, 2015. Collections will continue through December 11, 2015 on the dates scheduled below. The collection is available to all residential properties within […]

Green Street Lane Closure

In order to install insulation at 509 ½ East Green Street, Bankier Apartments will be closing one eastbound lane of Green Street between Fifth Street and Sixth Street.    The lane closure will begin on Tuesday, September 15, and will reopen on Friday, September 18.  Eastbound traffic will not be interrupted and will be shifted […]

Bradley Avenue Lane Closures

In order to install a water main for Illinois American Water, G.A. Rich & Sons will be closing one eastbound and one westbound lane of Bradley Avenue between Neil Street and Walnut Street.    The lane closures will begin on Monday, September 14, and will reopen on Monday, September 21.  Eastbound traffic and westbound traffic […]