City of Champaign News

704 N. State St. Update

704 N. State St. Update On August 1, 2013, a notice was issued to the owner of 704 N. State St., informing them that the property was determined to be a Vacant Nuisance Residential Building. The notice informed the owner of the requirement to register the property with a deadline of August 19, 2013. Because […]


City of Champaign Responds to Media Inquiries Regarding Police Officer’s Use of Force

  For Immediate Release December 10, 2015   Contact: LaEisha Meaderds, 217-621-4440   A dedicated time of 11 AM – 12 PM and 2 PM – 3PM today have been scheduled for media inquiries regarding this release.  Location:  Champaign City Building, 102 N. Neil Street, Council Chambers   City of Champaign Responds to Media Inquiries Regarding […]




Queens Way Road Closure

In order to repair pavement failures, A&R will be closing Queens Way between Campbell Drive and Roland Drive. The closure will begin on Wednesday, December 9, 2015. No through traffic will be allowed in the construction area. Properties with driveway access off of Queens Way will be closed for no more than seven days.


Thanksgiving “Click It or Ticket” Enforcement

  For Immediate Release December 7, 2015                                                          Contact:  Sgt. Geoff Coon 217-403-6934                                  geoffrey.coon@ci.champaign.il.us Champaign Police Department Thanksgiving “Click It or […]


Working House Fire – 1604 Harbor Point Drive

  The Champaign Fire Department responded to a working house fire at 1604 Harbor Point Drive, Friday, December 4, 2015 at 6:22 p.m.  Upon arrival on the scene, fire crews reported smoke showing from the front of the residence.  Fire suppression began immediately. Nine (9) pieces of Fire/Rescue/EMS equipment and approximately twenty-six (26) emergency response […]


2015-12-08 Regular Study Session

The City Council agenda for the December 8, 2015 Regular 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 copy of […]


State Street Lane Closure

In order to repair a water main leak for Illinois American Water, Cross Construction has closed one southbound lane of State Street between White Street and Clark Street. The lane closure will reopen on Monday, December 7, 2015. Southbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the area.