Starting Wednesday, May 2, 2012, Staley Road will be CLOSED to all through traffic between Bradley Avenue and Springfield Avenue to allow the start of Stage One of the Staley Road Improvement Project. Local traffic will have access to residences and businesses within the limits of the closure. A marked detour route will be in… (Read the Rest…)
On Tuesday, May 1, starting at 4:30 PM, a public Pre-Construction Open House will be held at the Champaign Public Library, Conference Room C, for the Staley Road (Springfield Avenue to Bloomington Road) roadway improvement project. At the Pre-Construction Open House, attendees can view construction staging exhibits and aerial photos of the project corridor. Project… (Read the Rest…)
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 3731 Harbor Estates Ln. $494,260.00 04/23/12 Aquas Partnership/Multifamily 3721 Harbor Estates Ln. $524,500.00 04/23/12 Aquas Partnership/Multifamily
On April 25, the Planning Department led a live-streaming, interactive meeting to present details of the recently-released Request for Proposals to develop Parking Lot J. City staff from Planning, Building Safety, and Engineering described the elements of the RFP, and then answered questions from the in-person, online, and television audiences. At the conclusion of the… (Read the Rest…)
Officer Jonathan Westfield will conduct an anti-bullying seminar for volunteers of the Big Brothers Big Sisters organization on April 25th at 5:30 PM. Volunteers will be provided information on how to recognize, act in response to, and report bullying behaviors.
Officer Ben Newell will represent the Police Department at the Helping and Hiring Hometown Heroes Veteran’s Career Fair at the National Guard Armory in Urbana on April 27, 2012. This event is being sponsored by the Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs, Illinois WorkNet Center, the University of Illinois and Parkland College.
Officer Katherine Thompson represented the Police Department at the 2012 Sociology Majors and Minors Fair on Friday April 20, 2012. The Fair highlights not only the Sociology major itself, but also UIUC campus resources, volunteer and internship opportunities in the Champaign-Urbana area, and post-graduation opportunities. Students attend the fair looking to learn more about their… (Read the Rest…)
Officer Jonathan Westfield will provide remarks to the audience viewing the PG-13 version of the documentary film “Bully” on April 27, 2012, at the Art Theatre. This powerfully moving film focuses on three children who face the torment of living with bullying each day as well as members of two families who lost their children… (Read the Rest…)
Each May during National Police Week (May 13-19, 2011), the nation pauses to recognize the service and sacrifice of U.S. law enforcement. Local law enforcement agencies in Champaign County will join the nation in honoring men and women who lost their lives in the line of duty. Champaign Police will pay a special tribute to… (Read the Rest…)
The Champaign Police Department will host an Open House for the community on May 14, 2012. The event will be held during National Police Week (May 13-19, 2012), an event recognizing the service and sacrifice of U.S. law enforcement. WHAT: OPEN HOUSE WHO: This event is open to the public WHEN: Monday, May 14, 2012… (Read the Rest…)