On January 14, 2016, more than 100 people filled Council Chambers to hear the four Library Director finalists answer questions and explain why they are best suited for the job. The finalists are: Linda Lyshol, Rick Meyer, Elaina Norlin, and Denise Raleigh. The event was televised live on CGTV and live streamed on CGTV Online. […]
City of Champaign News
The City Council agenda for the January 19, 2016 Regular Council Meeting is now available online. This meeting will be held in the City Council Chambers of the City Building, 102 N. Neil Street in Champaign, at 7:00pm. The meeting is open to the public and participation is welcome and encouraged. Click here to download the […]
Contact: Sgt. Geoff Coon, 217-403-6934 firstname.lastname@example.org Serve our Community, Become a Champaign Police Officer! The City of Champaign is currently accepting applications for entry-level and experienced police officers to join the Champaign Police Department. Dedicated to providing service through trust, integrity and respect, we seek diverse, committed individuals to support and proudly serve the residents […]
Contact: Sgt. Geoff Coon, 217-403-6934 email@example.com Champaign Police Holiday Enforcement Results – Impaired Drivers and Seat Belt Violators From December 18, 2015 through January 3, 2016 the Champaign Police Department participated in the national Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over and the Click It or Ticket traffic safety campaigns. The local effort was part of […]
The Champaign Fire Department responded to a working fire at 312 W Maple Street, Monday, January 11, 2016, at 6:26 p.m. Upon arrival on the scene, fire crews reported heavy smoke and fire coming from the 2nd floor and attic area of the residence. Suppression efforts began immediately. Crews worked to extinguish the fire. Twelve […]
The Champaign and Urbana Fire Departments responded to a working fire at 619 N Country Fair Drive, Country Fair Self-Storage, Friday, January 8, 2016 at 6:50 p.m. Upon arrival on the scene, fire crews reported heavy smoke coming from building G. Suppression efforts began immediately. Sixteen (16) pieces of Fire/Rescue/EMS equipment and approximately thirty-six […]
Contact: Lt. Dave Shaffer, 217-403-7030 firstname.lastname@example.org Champaign Police Seek Information in Fatal Accident Investigation On January 7, 2016 at approximately 11:11 PM, Champaign Police Department officers responded to the area of Olympian Dr., approximately 100 to 500 yards west of Market St. for an injured subject. Upon arrival, officers located a bicyclist that had […]
In order to remove and replace a sign at 301 North Neil Street, American Dowell Sign Company will close one southbound lane of Neil Street between Hill Street and Church Street. The lane closure will occur onWednesday, January 13, 2016, from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Southbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in […]
In order to perform an emergency water main repair for Illinois American Water, Cross Construction has closed one southbound lane of State Street between White Street and Springfield Avenue. The lane closure will reopen by Friday, January 15. Southbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the area.
In order to complete utility work at 1008 South Fourth Street, Wells and Wells Construction will be closing Fourth Street between Armory Avenue and Chalmers Street. The road closure began on Monday, January 4, 2016, and will reopen on Tuesday, January 12, 2016. Access to local properties will be maintained throughout the closure.