City of Champaign News

Neil Street Lane Closure (Extension)

In order to perform electric work, Ameren Illinois has closed a lane of Neil Street between Columbia Avenue and Washington Street. The lane closure began on Monday, June 1, 2015 and has now been extended throughWednesday, June 3, 2015. The lane will be closed from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. One lane of northbound and […]

Area Law Enforcement Agencies Join Together, Form Street Crimes Task Force to Address Gun Violence

MEDIA ADVISORY                           PRESS CONFERENCE: Area Law Enforcement Agencies Join Together, Form Street Crimes Task Force to Address Gun Violence                                  WHO: Chief Anthony Cobb, Champaign Police Department Chief […]

Green Street Lane Closures

In order to perform pole replacements and aerial electric work for Ameren Illinois, PAR Electric will be closing the following lanes: Wednesday, June 3 through Wednesday, June 10, 2015 (between 7:00 am and 6:00 pm) — One lane of Green Street will be closed between Prospect Avenue and McKinley Avenue. The closure will affect no […]

CUSWDS 23rd Annual Groundwater Monitoring Report Now Available

Midwest Engineering and Testing, Inc. has provided the 23rd Annual Groundwater Monitoring Report for the Champaign-Urbana Solid Waste Disposal System (CUSWDS) for 2014. This report covers groundwater-monitoring activities at the Urbana Landfill Complex from January through December 2014. Glasford Formation monitoring wells were sampled and the groundwater samples analyzed for a suite of thirteen (15) […]

June 2, 2015 Regular Council Meeting & Post Council Study Session Agendas

The City Council agendas for the June 2, 2015 Regular Council Meeting and Post Council Study Session are 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. […]

Champaign Fire Responds to a Working Fire – 413 Hessel Blvd

Champaign Fire Department responded to a report of a working fire at 413 Hessel Boulevard on May 28, 2015 at 8:59 a.m. Upon arrival, fire crews found heavy fire showing from the east side of the structure. Fire crews deployed a single hand line into the structure in an attempt to extinguish the fire. Fire […]

Mattis Avenue Lane Closure

In order to perform storm sewer repairs, Duce Construction will close one northbound lane of Mattis Avenue between Williamsburg Drive and Hedge Road.  This work will result in northbound Mattis Avenue traffic being merged into a single lane through the construction work zone. In addition, Hedge Road will not be accessible from Mattis Avenue.  This […]