How to Report a Sanitary Sewer Backup

Any time a backup occurs, homeowners should first contact Public Works (BEFORE contacting a plumber or sewer service) during normal working hours 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday:

Public Works Department
702 Edgebrook Drive
Champaign, IL 61820
Phone: 217-403-4700

To report emergencies after 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and on weekends and holidays, please contact:

Champaign Telephone Company
217-531-3155