Due to decreased vehicle and pedestrian traffic during winter break, several campus traffic signals have been adjusted to act as a four-way stop by continuously flashing red. Flash will begin Friday, December 22, 2017. Normal signal operations will resume Friday, January 12, 2018. The signals are at the intersections of: Fourth Street and Peabody Drive […]
On Friday, December 15, 2017 (by 3:30 p.m.), the Multimodal Corridor Enhancement Project (MCORE) will reopen Green Street between Neil Street and Fourth Street. Some construction activities will occur over the winter and into 2018 as temperatures allow. This work includes: street lighting; streetscape items such as pavers in parkway, bike loops, and landscaping; and […]
In order to complete storm sewer and pavement repairs, Duce Construction will close the northbound lane of State Street between Kirby Avenue and Fox Drive. This work will start on Monday, December 11 at 7:00 a.m., and is planned to be completed and reopened to traffic by noon on Tuesday, December 12. Traffic will remain […]
In order to repair pavement failures, A&R Mechanical Services will be closing Mayfair Road between Kirby Avenue and Waverly Drive. Work will begin on Thursday, November 30, and is expected to be completed by Friday, December 8, weather permitting. Through traffic will not be allowed during the closure, however driveway access will be maintained.
In order to perform an emergency water main repair, Illinois American Water has closed one eastbound lane of Kirby Avenue between Prospect Avenue and Coronado Drive. The lane will reopen on Friday, December 1. During the closure, eastbound traffic will be reduced to one lane.
In order to install fiber optic conduit for i3 Broadband, Perley Cable Construction will be closing one eastbound lane of Kirby Avenue between Westfield Drive and Scottsdale Drive. The lane closure will begin on Monday, November 27 and will reopen on Monday, December 4. During the closure, eastbound traffic will be reduced to one lane […]
Free Parking in the Hill Street Parking Deck During December 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 and restaurants. People who spend $5.00 or more at any Downtown business or restaurant are eligible for one […]
The fall Residential Electronics Collection Event was held the morning of October 14, 2017, at Parkland College. The event was co-sponsored by the City of Champaign, City of Urbana, Village of Savoy, Champaign County Regional Planning Commission, and Champaign County Probation and Court Services. The sponsors contracted with A-Team Recyclers to process and recycle the […]
In order to install fiber optic conduit, Campus Communications Group will be closing one eastbound lane of Windsor Road between Galen Drive and Prospect Avenue. The lane closure will begin on Monday, November 13 and will reopen on Friday, November 17. During the closure, eastbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the area.
Aging Brick Sidewalk Replaced Near The Esquire This past summer, the Mayor received a complaint from a citizen regarding the condition of the brick sidewalk along the south side of The Esquire. Over the years, many of the bricks in this immediate area had portions of their surface break away, leaving an array of trip hazards […]