As part of the City’s 2015 Concrete Street Maintenance Project, the pavement on Mayfair Road from Lincolnshire Drive to Broadmoor Drive is being rehabilitated. The City’s contractor for the project, Stark Excavating, will continue work Monday, July 6, 2015, weather permitting. Mayfair Road will temporarily be a one lane, one-way street northbound from Broadmoor Drive […]
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UNIVERSITY AVENUE LANE CLOSURE TO PERFORM EMERGENCY TREE REMOVAL In order to remove an ash tree that has split, the City will be closing a portion of the northern, east-bound lane of University Avenue, near the intersection of McKinley Avenue. This closure will begin immediately and is expected to reopen by early evening. The City […]
In order to perform electric work, Ameren Illinois and PAR Electric will close one northbound lane of Randolph Street between Washington Street and Columbia Avenue. The lane closure will begin on Wednesday, July 8, 2015, and will reopen on Friday, July 10, 2015. Northbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the area.
The following commercial permits were issued this week with an estimated cost of construction of $250,000 or more. ADDRESS COST OF CONSTRUCTION DATE ISSUED OWNER OR DEVELOPER/ BUSINESS 905 S First $425,250.00 6-29-15 Gillespie Roland Prop, LLC 108 N Sixth $709,308.00 6-30-15 Illini North Development, LLC 608 E University $21,242,015.00 6-30-15 Illini North Development, LLC […]
In order to perform electric work, Ameren Illinois will close a westbound lane of Bradley Avenue between McKinley Avenue and James Street. The lane closure will begin on Monday, July 6, 2015, and will reopen onFriday, July 10, 2015. Westbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the area.
In order to perform electric work, Ameren Illinois will close a lane of Neil Street between Columbia Avenue and Washington Street. The lane closure will begin on Monday, July 6, 2015, and will reopen on Friday, July 10, 2015. One lane of northbound and one lane of southbound traffic will remain open throughout the work. […]
In order to install a sign at 524 East Green Street, Sign Appeal will close the westbound lane of Green Street between Fifth Street and Sixth Street. The lane closure will occur from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Monday, July 6, 2015. One lane of eastbound and westbound traffic will be maintained in this […]
In order to install new fire and domestic water services at 509 East Green Street, Miller Enterprises will close the eastbound lane of Green Street between Fifth Street and Sixth Street. The lane closure will occur from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Tuesday, July 7, 2015, through Friday, July 10, 2015. One lane of […]
Q: What had eight legs, ran on steam and will be 150 years old next month? A: The original Champaign Fire Department. Yes! The Champaign Fire Department turning 150 years old on July 8, 2015! Many things have certainly changed in Champaign’s modern fire department; fire engines aren’t horse drawn or steam driven today but dedicated […]
Fire Department officials from the City of Champaign Fire Department urge you to be safe this 4th of July holiday. Each year there are thousands of injuries across the United States due to fireworks. It is important to note that any fireworks other then items such as sparklers and snakes are illegal to use in […]