City of Champaign News

Champaign Police Detective Joe Johnston represented the department at the Eastern Illinois University Job Fair on Wednesday, September 19, 2012. “Career Network Day,” is an ideal opportunity for the department to connect with potential candidates seeking full time and internship opportunities.

Beginning Monday, September 17, 2012 – A&R Mechanical Services closed the sidewalk at the northwest corner of the City Building. This closure is for the purpose of removing existing sidewalk pavers and constructing landscape planters as part of the streetscape project along the north side of the City Building. The main entrance to the City Building,…
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The Office of the State’s Attorney and the Illinois State Police have conducted initial reviews of the September 9th officer-involved shooting investigation and released their findings. “We are pleased with the pace of this investigation and the timely release of information. However, there are still internal reviews to be conducted,” says Chief Cobb. Per departmental…
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Yesterday, area law enforcement agencies arrested 19 people during a county-wide sweep targeting individuals that have outstanding warrants. Both the City of Urbana and the City of Champaign have experienced shootings and/or homicides and police officers are responding to reports of shots heard, or encountering individuals in possession of firearms with increasing frequency. In addition,…
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The Urbana Champaign Big Broadband (UC2B) project has been awarded the National Association of Telecommunications Officers and Advisors (NATOA) 2012 Community Broadband Project of the Year. The award recognizes UC2B “for deploying an innovative, open-access Fiber to the Home network, and turning on its head the traditional model of starting with the most lucrative areas…
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The rain the last couple of weeks has slowed construction. Stark is scheduled to start paving on Fourth Street at Windsor Road and proceed north to St. Mary’s Road on Thursday. Stark will then pave the southbound lane of Fourth Street about 10 days later. The project is on schedule and on budget for a…
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