City of Champaign News

Hoopla Digital Brings Instant-Access Digital Music, Movies and Audiobooks to Champaign Public Library

For the first time, the Champaign Public Library is able to offer instant access to streaming or downloadable music, movies, television programs and audiobooks, thanks to a Hoopla Digital subscription launched on December 1. Hoopla offers Champaign library cardholders thousands of titles from major Hollywood studios, record companies, and publishers through a simple interface. Patrons […]


Champaign Police Department Reports Successful Click It or Ticket/Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Mobilizations

Who: The Champaign Police Department & Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) What: From November 18 – December 1, 2013, IDOT supported enforcement Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) to remind motorists to buckle up and not drive impaired, both day and night, during the merged “Click It or Ticket/Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” mobilizations. The Champaign Police […]





Interstate 74 – Night Closures for Sign Truss Removal and Replacement

The Illinois Department of Transportation announced today that Interstate 74 will be closed at various locations between Interstate 57 and US 45 (Cunningham Avenue) for removal and replacement of sign trusses on Interstate 74. Weather permitting, lane closures will begin on December 8, 2013 and will continue through the end of December. All lane closures […]





Upcoming Road Closures for Downtown Parade of Lights

UPCOMING ROAD CLOSURES FOR  DOWNTOWN PARADE OF LIGHTS Champaign – The Champaign Center Partnership will be hosting the 13th Annual Downtown Parade of Lights on Saturday, November 30, 2013. To accommodate the parade route the following streets will be closed to traffic beginning at 4 p.m. until approximately 8 p.m.: • Neil Street between University […]