The City Council agenda for the January 3, 2017 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 […]
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Media Contact: Lt. Mark Vogelzang | 217-403-6908 | email@example.com This evening, at approximately 5:53 PM, Champaign Police Officers responded to the 900 Block of W. Bradley Avenue in Champaign after receiving a report of a motor vehicle accident. Upon arrival, it was apparent that a pedestrian had been struck while attempting to cross the street. […]
Christmas Tree Collection and Recycling The City of Champaign offers two convenient options to recycle your Christmas tree this month. Curbside Collection: Trees will be collected in the Blue Zones on January 9 and in the Orange Zones on January 11. To enjoy this free service, residents simply place their tree within four feet of the […]
Due to a court order, an Expedited Demolition is underway at 608 E. Columbia. To coordinate the project, an Invitation to Bid was posted on the City of Champaign’s Website and a Public Notice was placed in the News Gazette on November 20 & 27. On December 2, a bid opening was held in which […]
The Neighborhood Programs Division brought Travis Remmert, founder of OneRoof systems, onsite for daylong training on December 15.The City’s IT Department was instrumental in providing access to learning laptops in the lower level of the City Building for this event. Champaign is one of the original member cities to use this community development software, and […]
Champaign Fire Department conducted ice rescue training December 20, 21, and 22 at Kaufman Lake, 2702 W. Springfield Avenue. Fire crews participated in skill stations designed to prompt rescuers to observe ice conditions and make appropriate scene size-ups, perform surface rescues, and safely remove victims from the ice.
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 3310 Fields South Dr. $49,511,340.00 12/19/2016 The Carle Foundation
Champaign – In order to complete a concrete pour at 608 East University Avenue, Hardesty Concrete will be closing one westbound lane of University Avenue between Wright Street and Sixth Street. The closure will occur on Thursday, December 22, 2016, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Westbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in […]
Champaign – In order to repair a leaking water service, A&R Services have closed Clark Street between Fifth Street and Sixth Street. The closure began on Tuesday, December 20 and will reopen on Thursday, December 22, 2016, weather permitting. Through traffic is not allowed in the area, but access to local properties will be maintained.
Champaign County First Springfield Trip On Wednesday, November 30, 2016 representatives of the City of Champaign, City of Urbana, Village of Savoy, Village of Mahomet, Village of St. Joseph, Champaign County, Champaign County Chamber of Commerce, and Champaign County Economic Development Corporation traveled together to Springfield to advocate for a number of priority projects to […]