City of Champaign News

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 2106, 2202, & 2204 S. Neil (3 buildings) $1,095,000.00 total cost 06/01/12 Sarus Oil, LLC/New Retail Shell Buildings

Plymouth Drive As part of the City’s Annual Concrete Street Maintenance Project, Duce Construction will begin work; weather permitting, Monday, June 11, on Plymouth Drive from Harrington Drive to Devonshire Drive. Plymouth Drive will remain open to local and emergency traffic only. The work involves pavement patching, sidewalk repairs, and lawn restoration. Garden Hills Sidewalk…
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The Staley Road Project remains ahead of schedule for stage 1 construction (Springfield Avenue – Route 10 to Bradley Avenue). Patching, leveling binder, pipe culvert extensions, sidewalk ramps, pipe under drains, concrete curb and gutter, and full depth road widening will be complete by the end of the week. Remaining stage 1 items consist of…
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The Public Works Department hosted their Biennial Public Works Kids’ Day on June 5, 2012. This activity stems from celebrating the APWA Public Works Week to recognize Public Works’ staff for work they do throughout the year. This event gives children, grandchildren, nieces, and nephews of Public Works’ employees an opportunity to experience firsthand the…
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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 906 Bloomington Rd. $680,000.00 05/29/12 McDaniel Meyer Properties/New Restaurant (McDonald’s)

O’Neil Brothers has completed a major project milestone, they have completed all of the pavement and sidewalk along the project. O’Neil Brother’s subcontractor, JF New, is working on planting the final rain gardens along Willis Avenue. During the week of June 4, JF New will complete grading and seeding along the entire project parkway. Landscaping…
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The City has submitted a grant application with IDOT for the Illinois Transportation Enhancement Program (ITEP) to receive funding to assist in the cost of improvements to the Windsor Road Bridge approaches to the Interstate 57 Bridge. The ITEP program awards grant dollars for transportation safety and enhancement projects. The application deadline was May 29….
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