City of Champaign News

“The Law and You” Police School Presentation

School Resource Officer Rob Wills presented “The Law and You” to 6-8th grade students at Franklin Middle School on December 3-4, 2012. “The Law and You” presentation gives students guidelines for interacting with law enforcement officials. Lt. Dave Shaffer and Sgt. Greg Manzana attended St. Thomas Moore High School’s “Intruder Drill” Training on December 10, […]

Coalition Takes Action to Protect Clean Water

On December 12, 2012 a coalition of agencies submitted their application to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (U.S. EPA) for sole source designation for the Mahomet Aquifer. The Mahomet Aquifer provides nearly 100% of the drinking water for this region and supports thousands of commercial, industrial, and agricultural water users. Champaign Mayor Don Gerard said, […]

December 11, 2012 City Council Agenda

The City Council Agenda for the December 11, 2012 Regular Study Session 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 […]

Permits Issued:

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 312 E. Bradley $3,198,996.00 12/05/12 Church of the Living God/New Church

Surplus Property Giveaway

The Public Works Building and portions of the City Manager’s Office have recently undergone renovations, leaving behind items which will no longer be utilized. These items are currently stored in the former Meadow Gold Building at the northwest corner of the Public Works site. Staff mailed a letter to 41 not-for-profit agencies inviting them to […]