City of Champaign News





Peach Street Closure

As part of the City’s 2013 Concrete Street Maintenance Project, the pavement on Peach Street from Ashley Lane South to Devonshire Drive will be rehabilitated. The City’s contractor, GM Sipes Construction, will continue working, weather permitting, on Monday, June 24, 2013. Beginning Monday, June 24, Peach Street will be temporarily a one-lane, one-way street from […]


Church Street Closure Update

In order to complete a large concrete pour at 217 N. Neil Street (Hyatt Place hotel), English Brothers will close Church Street between Neil Street and Randolph Street on Wednesday, June 26, 2013, between 7 a.m. and 6 p.m., weather permitting. Through traffic will not be allowed in the area; however, customers to First Bank […]



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 2307 Sangamon Dr. $5,650,600.00 06/18/13 Champaign Park District/New Recreation Center (Leonhard Center)


Green Street Lane Closure

Broeren Russo Construction, Inc. has scheduled a lane closure on Green Street for construction of the 112 E. Green Apartments. A portion of the westbound lane of Green Street between Second Street and First Street (adjacent to the property) will be closed from Monday, June 24, 2013 through Friday, November 1, 2013. The closure will […]


Kirby Avenue Lane Closure

In order to complete a gas service connection, Ameren Illinois will close one westbound lane of Kirby Avenue between Rosewood Drive and Crescent Drive on Wednesday, June 19, 2013 between 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. Westbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the area.