The Champaign Fire Department responded to a working fire at 1513 W. Kirby Avenue on March 24, 2016, at 10:39 a.m. Upon arrival on the scene, fire crews reported smoke coming from the south end of the structure. Building evacuation and suppression efforts began immediately. Fourteen (14) pieces of Fire/Rescue/EMS equipment and approximately thirty-four (34) […]
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Contact: Sgt. Dave Griffet | 217-403-6927 | email@example.com On Tuesday, March 22 at approximately 10:21 PM, Champaign Police responded to the 2100 Block of W. White St. for a report of shots fired. While en route to the scene, officers received report that a gunshot victim had been located in the 200 Block of S. Country Fair Drive. […]
In order to complete utility locating at 908 S. First St., Mayfield Construction will shift traffic between Armory Dr. and Daniel St. Work began at noon today and will continue through the end of the day Sunday, 3/27. Traffic control barrels have been placed to identify the direction of the shift.
The City Council Agenda for the March 29, 2016 Special Study Session is now available online. This meeting will be held in the City Council Chambers of the City Building, 102 N. Neil St in Champaign, at 7:00pm. The meeting is open to the public and participation is welcome and encouraged. Click here to download a […]
The City of Champaign received ten applications to fill the upcoming vacancy in the District 4 City Council office. The application deadline was 12:00 p.m. today. In alphabetical order, the applicants are: Amanda E. Bloomfield Jared Fritz Don Gerard Lisa Gundersen Michael Markstahler Kimberley A. Nystrom Joe Petry Mary Shultz Benjamin Daniel Smith Greg Stock […]
In order to install sewer service at 505 N. First Street, Mid Illinois Concrete will close the two bike lanes near the construction area. The closure will begin on Monday, March 21 at 7:00 am and last through Friday, March 25 at 5:00 pm(or if the work is completed early).The connection will be made under […]
The Champaign Fire Department responded to a working fire at 57 E John Street on March 18, 2016, at 11:56 a.m. Upon arrival on the scene, fire crews reported smoke coming from apartment #7. Suppression efforts began immediately. Crews quickly extinguished the fire. Twelve (12) pieces of Fire/Rescue/EMS equipment and approximately twenty-six (26) emergency response […]
There is no City Council Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, March 22, 2016. The next meeting of the Champaign City Council will be Tuesday, March 29, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.
The Champaign Public Library Board of Trustees announced today they have reopened their search for a new Library Director. Applications can be completed on the City of Champaign’s website. Applications will be accepted through May 15, 2016. “Though our last recruitment didn’t result in filling this critical position, the process and accompanying input from all […]
Contact: Sgt. Geoff Coon, 217-403-6934, firstname.lastname@example.org Widely celebrated across the country, St. Patrick’s Day is one of the deadliest holidays due to the number of drunk drivers on the road. Drunk driving kills more than 10,000 people each year in our country, and every single one of those deaths is preventable. So today, the Champaign Police Department […]