City of Champaign News

The City’s IT Department Received Two National Awards

The City’s Information Technologies Department recently received two more national awards. Both awards were earned in the 2013 Government Programming Awards competition sponsored by the National Association of Telecommunications Officers and Advisors (NATOA). The video Champaign: So Much to Do, So Much to Love earned an Honorable Mention (top 5) award in the Event/Program Promotion […]



October 22, 2013 Regular Study Session Agenda

The City Council Agenda for the October 22, 2013 Regular Council Study Session Meeting is now available online. This meeting will be held in the City Council Chambers of the City Building, 102 N. Neil St in Champaign, at 7:00pm. The meetings are open to the public and participation is welcome and encouraged. Download a […]



October 8 & 9, 2013 Council Goal Setting Agenda

The City Council Agenda for the October 8 & 9 Council Goal Setting Meeting is now available online.  This meeting will be held in the Illinois Terminal Building, Fourth Floor, CityView Banquet and Meeting Center, 45 East University Ave. in Champaign, at 7:00pm.  The meetings are open to the public and participation is welcome and encouraged. […]




Permits Issued

The following commercial permits were issued this week. Each permit has an estimated cost of construction of $300,000 or more. Address Cost of Construction Date Issued Owner or Developer / Business 627 S Wright $711,384.00 10/21/13 JSM Management, Inc./Panda Express 2002 W Springfield $537,740.00 10/18/13 GMS Management of IL, Inc./Ruler Foods



Railroad Crossing Removal

The Canadian National Railroad will be removing their railroad crossing on Market St. between Columbia Ave. and Eureka St. starting on Monday, October 28 thru Wednesday, October 30, weather permitting. Market St. will be closed to traffic during this time and the traveling public is asked to follow the marked detour. Access to all businesses […]