City of Champaign News

Lane Closures at University Avenue and Randolph Street

SAK Construction will close one westbound lane of University Avenue at the intersection of Randolph Street in order to perform storm sewer lining rehabilitation. Westbound traffic on University Avenue will be merged into a single lane through the construction work zone. Park Street between State Street and Randolph Street will be reduced to a single […]

Lane Closures on Neil Street and Green Street

SAK Construction will be performing storm sewer repairs near Neil Street and Green Street. In order to complete this work, the following lanes closures and restrictions are required. Southbound traffic on Neil Street between Healey Street and Green Street will be merged into a single lane through the work zone. Southbound traffic on Neil Street […]

March 5, 2013 City Council Agenda

The City Council Agenda for the March 5, 2013 Regular Council Meeting is now available online. This meeting will be held in the City Council Chambers of the City Building, 102 N. Neil St in Champaign, at 7:00pm. The meeting is open to the public and participation is welcome and encouraged. Download a copy of […]

Emergency Order Regarding Unofficial 2013

City of Champaign Mayor has issued the following order regarding the event that has become known locally as “Unofficial St. Patrick’s Day.” Emergency Order I, Don Gerard, in my capacity as the Liquor Commissioner for the City of Champaign, Illinois, and pursuant to authority granted me in Section 5-91(9) of the Champaign Municipal Code, 1985 […]

City of Champaign Projects Receive ACEC Engineering Excellence Awards

On Friday, February 8, the City of Champaign was awarded American Council of Engineering Companies of Illinois (ACEC) Engineering Excellence Merit Awards for three projects: the Boneyard Creek Improvements – Phase 2 Project, the John Street Project, and the HVAC Equipment and Controls – City Facilities Project. Merit Awards are given for projects “worthy of […]

Neil Street Lane Closure at Eureka

In order to perform an emergency repair on a water main valve, Illinois American Water has closed one southbound lane of Neil Street at Eureka Street. The lane closure began on Thursday, February 21, 2013, and will reopen by Friday, March 1, 2013. Southbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the area. All […]

Attorney General National Foreclosure Settlement Grant Submitted

A grant application for the Attorney General National Foreclosure Settlement Grant was submitted on Friday, February 15 by team leader Habitat for Humanity of Champaign County. The grant team includes: the Cities of Champaign and Urbana, University of Illinois Law Clinic and Planning Department, Busey Bank, Hickory Point Bank, Community Reinvestment Group, Novadebt, Education for […]