2016 Concrete Street Improvements Project William Street, Holiday Drive and Stonegate Drive As part of the City’s Annual Concrete Street Improvements Project, Feutz Contractors has begun work on William Street from Mattis Ave to Crescent Drive, Holiday Drive from William Street to Alton Drive and Stonegate Drive from Mattis Ave to Holiday Drive. The work […]
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Permits Issued The following commercial permits were issued with an estimated cost of $250,000 or more. Address Cost of Construction Date Issued Owner or Developer/Business 2021 S First #110 $625,602.00 5-5-2016 Fox Development 2109 S Oak #103 $260,328.00 5-5-2016 Fox/Atkins Development 2401 W Bradley Ave $2,728,000.00 5-6-2016 Fairlawn Real Estate
In order to repair brick pavement failures, Schomburg & Schomburg will be closing McKinley Avenue between Hill Street and Washington Street. The work will begin on Monday, May 16, 2016. This work is expected to take three to four weeks to complete.
In order to install gas service at 2010 N Neil Street, Ameren Illinois will close one northbound lane of Neil Street between Center Street and Town Center Boulevard. The lane closure will occur between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. on Friday, May 13. Northbound Neil Street traffic will be reduced to one […]
On Saturday, May 7, 2016, approximately 40 City of Champaign employees and their families participated in a Day of Service, volunteering their time to clean up Mable Thomas Park in northern Champaign. The event was organized by the City’s Neighborhood Services Department as a way for City staff to give back to the community, and […]
Neighborhood Service Department staff members Kerri Spear and Janel Gomez attended the Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Regional Grantee Conference on May 5 and 6 at the Decatur Public Library. HUD Representatives from Chicago held the conference for all Central and Southern Illinois HUD Grantees. Also in attendance were grantees from Urbana, Decatur, Springfield, Peoria, […]
In order to perform electric work for Ameren Illinois, PAR Electric will be closing one northbound lane of Randolph Street between Church Street and Hill Street. The lane closure will occur between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. on Monday, May 16 through Thursday, May 19. Northbound traffic will be reduced to one […]
On March 26, 2016, the Champaign Fire Department responded to a working house fire at 1802 Cypress Drive. The fire tragically claimed the lives of two of the home’s occupants. Champaign Fire Chief Gary Ludwig said, “Our hearts and sympathies go out to all the families affected by this tragic event. Investigating the cause of […]
Join Champaign Police and our Nation in Recognizing Peace Officers Memorial Day and Police Week 2016!
EVENT FLYER The Champaign Police Department invites our citizens and community partners to join us in paying tribute to our men and women of service! In 1962, President John F. Kennedy signed a proclamation which designated May 15 as Peace Officers Memorial Day, and the week in which that date falls as Police Week. Every […]
Approximately 40 City of Champaign employees and their families participated in a Day of Service on May 7, 2016. They volunteered their time to clean up Mable Thomas Park in northern Champaign. The event was organized by the City’s Neighborhood Services Department as a way for City staff to “give back” and to celebrate the […]