The kitchen is the heart of the home and the hub for excitement during the Thanksgiving Holiday. Safety in the kitchen is important, especially on Thanksgiving Day when there is a lot of activity and people in the home. Thanksgiving Day is the peak day for home cooking fires, followed by Christmas Day and Christmas […]
City of Champaign News
Free Parking in the Hill Street Parking Deck During December During the month of December, the City of Champaign will offer free parking in the Hill Street Parking Deck, as a thank you for patronizing Downtown businesses. People who spend $5.00 or more at any Downtown business or restaurant are eligible for one free visit […]
The City Council Study Session scheduled for Tuesday, November 22, 2016 has been cancelled. There will be a Special Study Session held on Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.
Media Contact: Deputy Chief Joe Gallo | 217-403-6926 | firstname.lastname@example.org This morning, at approximately 8:38 AM, Champaign Police responded to the 700 Block of S. Sixth St. after receiving citizen reports of a disorderly subject. Preliminary reports reveal that a call was placed to 9-1-1 after a citizen reportedly saw an individual consuming alcohol, running […]
In order to install sanitary sewer services at 212 E. Green Street, Mid-Illinois Concrete will be closing the center lane of Green Street between Second Street and Third Street. The closure will begin on Monday, November 21 and will reopen on Wednesday, November 23, 2016, weather permitting. A lane of eastbound and a lane of […]
In order to complete a sanitary sewer service installation at 57 Greencroft Drive, Mr. Rooter Plumbing will be closing a portion of Greencroft Drive. The closure will begin on Monday, November 14 and will reopen on Friday, November 18. Through traffic will not be allowed in the area during the closure. Access to local properties […]
The City Council agenda for the November 15, 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 […]
Media Contact: Lt. Dave Shaffer | 217-403-7030 | email@example.com On October 29, 2016 at approximately 11:44 PM, Champaign Police responded to 701 N. Neil St. in Champaign for a report of gunshots. Upon arrival, officers located evidence of gunfire, and determined that no one had been injured. Throughout this investigation, Detectives have reviewed various pieces of information and evidence, […]
Champaign – In order to repair pavement failures Schomburg & Schomburg will be closing Boardwalk Drive between Baytowne Drive and Town Center Boulevard. The closure will start on Thursday, November 10 at 7 a.m. and will reopen at 7 a.m. on Friday, November 11, 2016.
Media Contact: Deputy Chief Troy Daniels | 217-403-6909 | firstname.lastname@example.org The Champaign Police Department provides this message as notice to residents of a continued increase in crimes involving residential and motor vehicle burglaries. Citizens are encouraged to be aware of their surroundings, to have security measures in place to help in burglary prevention efforts, and to […]