City of Champaign News

2012 Sewer Lining Project

This project was awarded at the September 18 City Council meeting and consists of rehabilitating sanitary and storm sewers located throughout the City. It includes lining a total of approximately 12,800 lineal feet of sanitary sanitary sewer and 900 lineal feet of storm sewer. SAK Construction from O’Fallon, Missouri, is the contractor for the project […]

Electronic Waste Collection

On Saturday, October 13, the City of Champaign partnered with Champaign County, City of Urbana, and Village of Savoy and held the last electronics drive of 2012. Probation and Court services organized volunteers to help unload all the electronic waste. A total of 535 cars came to help keep 51,671 pounds of electronics out of […]

Lane Closure for UC2B Work

To facilitate fiber-optic drilling, installation, and splicing for the UC2B project, Western Utility Contractors, Inc. will be intermittently closing the following lane in Champaign: University Avenue – one eastbound lane between Neil and Chestnut The lane closure will occur intermittently (4 to 5 times total) starting this week and ending by early December 2012. The […]

Mattis Avenue Lane Closures

In order to complete electric pole installations at the intersection of Mattis Avenue and Healey Street, one lane of Mattis Avenue (between Springfield Avenue and Healey Street) will be closed. The lane closure will alternate between one northbound and one southbound lane. Only one lane will be closed at a time to complete this work. […]

Cub Scout Pack 121 Tours Police Department

On November 17, 2012, Champaign Police School Resource Officer Rob Wills will conduct a tour of the Police Department for Cub Scout Pack 121. Officer Wills will also speak to the 8-9 year old scouts about crime prevention and how the scouts and their parents can help law enforcement. The tour and presentation will help […]