City of Champaign News

Firearms Discharge Internal Review Completed (200 Block of W. Columbia)

The Champaign Police Department has completed its internal review of an incident that culminated in a weapons discharge in the alley near the 200 block of W. Columbia during the afternoon hours on November 20, 2012. During an in-progress call for service on November 20, 2012, police officers were dispatched to a call involving a […]


Boneyard Creek Improvement – Phase 2 Project Award

The Boneyard Creek Improvements – Phase 2 project has achieved an American Council of Engineering Companies of Illinois (ACEC-Illinois) 2013 Engineering Excellence Merit Award! Fifty-six entries were judged in the 2013 ACEC-Illinois Engineering Excellence Awards Competition, resulting in 33 Merit Awards, 11 Special Achievement Awards, and 12 Honor Awards. As part of this award, the […]


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 716 Town Center Blvd. $465,300.00 12/18/12 Real Estate Mid America/Retail (J-C Food)