City of Champaign News



Human Resources Launches New Website

As part of the City’s website redesign project to enhance the public’s access to information and online services, the Human Resources (HR) Department launched its new section of the website on Monday, July 10. Highlights of the refreshed HR site include more in-depth content than the previous site, user-friendly navigation, and a bank of Frequently […]



New Crosswalk Coming Near Unit 4 Bus Barn

The Champaign School District recently constructed a new bus/transportation facility along the west side of Hagan Street, between Pioneer Drive and Dennison Drive.  This facility includes offices where drivers and monitors check in each day and where vehicle keys are stored.  On a given school day, up to 170 employees (drivers and monitors) cross Hagan […]


National Night Out Celebration – August 1

The City of Champaign encourages the community to join us in celebrating National Night Out on Tuesday, August 1, 2017.  The public is invited to join in the fun at the community-wide National Night Out event at Beardsley Park (1006 N Walnut Street, Champaign) from 5-7 p.m.  The celebration will include free food, entertainment, inflatables, face painting, […]


City of Champaign Implements New Financial and Human Resource Management Software

Following a 15-month implementation project, the City of Champaign successfully launched a new financial and human resource management software solution on July 1, 2017.  The new Munis Financial Management Software replaces an aging software system that was first put into service 21 years ago.  The new software will streamline and maximize the efficiency of managing […]


Mayor Feinen Submits Joint Letter to the FCC Calling for Open Internet Protections

Today Champaign Mayor Deborah Frank Feinen joined mayors from across the country to support actions to protect and promote an open internet for all.  Mayor Feinen, along with the mayors of New York City, San Francisco, Seattle, Boston, and 45 other cities, sent an open letter to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) calling for the […]


2017 Sewer Lining – Green Street

DMA / Mid – America, a sub-contractor for Insituform Technologies, LLC will be performing pre-cleaning and televising for the 2017 Sewer Lining Contract on Green Street between State Street and Neil Street beginning Thursday, July 13.  Neil Street and Green Street will have lane restrictions.  The public is encouraged to obey all construction signs or […]