City of Champaign News


Church Street Road Closure

In order to complete a large concrete pour at 217 N. Neil St. (Hyatt Place hotel), English Brothers will close Church Street between Neil Street and Randolph Street on Wednesday, July 24, 2013, from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., weather permitting. Through traffic will not be allowed in the area; however, customers to First Bank […]


Temporary Green Street Road Closure

In order to perform an emergency water main repair, Illinois American Water has closed Green Street between First Street and Second Street. The road closure began this morning, Friday, July 19, 2013. Broeren Russo, the City of Champaign, and Illinois American Water are working together to reconfigure traffic control in the area and to reopen […]


Neil Street Lane Closure

In order to repair a water main, Illinois American Water has closed one southbound lane of Neil Street between Green Street and John Street. The lane closure began on Thursday, July 18, 2013 and will reopen on Monday, July 22, 2013. Southbound Neil Street traffic will be reduced to one lane in the area. Illinois […]



IDOT – Schedule for I-57 – Night Bridge Work

The Illinois Department of Transportation announced today that the night work bridge closure over Interstate 57 is scheduled for July 23, 24 and 25. The scheduled closure of Interstate 57 (between the Monticello Rd exit and the I-72 exit) will begin during the overnight hours of Tuesday the 23rd for the purpose of removing the […]


White Street Lane Closure

In order to repair pavement in the 200 block of East White Street, Beniach Construction will be closing the eastbound lane of White Street between Second and Third Streets from Monday, July 15, 2013, to Wednesday, July 17, 2013. Residents will have access to their driveways during construction.


Church Street Road Closure

In order to complete a large concrete pour at 217 N. Neil St. (Hyatt Place hotel), English Brothers will close Church Street between Neil Street and Randolph Street on Thursday, July 18, 2013, from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m., weather permitting. Through traffic will not be allowed in the area; however, customers to First Bank […]


Bradley Avenue Lane Closure

In order to replace a retainer wall at 1001 W. Bradley Avenue, Champaign Public Works staff will be closing one east-bound lane of West Bradley Avenue (the furthest south east-bound lane). The lane closure will begin on Monday, July 15, 2013, and will continue daily until Friday, July 19, 2013, during the hours of 7 […]


June Public Works Service Requests

June was an extremely busy month at Public Works. A total of 940 service requests from citizens and City staff were recorded during June 2013. This count increased by 536 (133%) requests compared to the 404 requests that were received in May. The chart below tracks the number of requests recorded each day by staff. […]