City of Champaign News

Certified Housing Inspections

Neighborhood Code Compliance began Private Certified Housing inspections on September 8, 2015. A total of 53 private certified housing facilities are scheduled to be inspected during the 2015/2016 cycle under contract with the University of Illinois Housing office. The initial inspections for all the facilities will be complete by October 20, 2015. Property Maintenance Inspectors […]

Illinois American Water – State Street Lane Closure

In order to restore pavement from an emergency water main repair, Illinois American Water and Shaw Brothers will be closing one southbound lane of State Street between University Avenue and Clark Street. The lane closure will begin on Monday, September 21, 2015, and will reopen on Friday, September 25, 2015, by noon. Southbound traffic will […]

City of Champaign Welcomes Public Input on Council Goal Setting Process

The Champaign City Council has begun the process of establishing their goals for the next two years and they encourage the public to share their thoughts and ideas to help guide the future of our community. The City Council sets the vision for the City and adopts goals every two years to provide direction on […]

Sussex Court Road Closure

In order to complete street repairs, the Public Works Department will close Sussex Court between Windward Boulevard and Waterford Place.  The closure will begin on Tuesday, September 15, and is expected to end on Friday, September 25.  Through traffic will not be allowed; however, residents will have access to all driveways on Sussex Court during […]

2015 Fall Yard Waste Pickup Dates

The City of Champaign 2015 Fall Yard Waste Collection has been scheduled and will start with the Blue Zone on Monday, October 12, 2015. Orange Zone collections will begin on Monday, October 19, 2015. Collections will continue through December 11, 2015 on the dates scheduled below. The collection is available to all residential properties within […]

Green Street Lane Closure

In order to install insulation at 509 ½ East Green Street, Bankier Apartments will be closing one eastbound lane of Green Street between Fifth Street and Sixth Street.    The lane closure will begin on Tuesday, September 15, and will reopen on Friday, September 18.  Eastbound traffic will not be interrupted and will be shifted […]

Bradley Avenue Lane Closures

In order to install a water main for Illinois American Water, G.A. Rich & Sons will be closing one eastbound and one westbound lane of Bradley Avenue between Neil Street and Walnut Street.    The lane closures will begin on Monday, September 14, and will reopen on Monday, September 21.  Eastbound traffic and westbound traffic […]

September 15, 2015 Regular Council Meeting & Post Council Study Session Agendas

The City Council agendas for the September 15, 2015 Regular Council Meeting and Post Council Study Session are 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. […]

Final MCORE Project Designs Selected

FINAL MCORE PROJECT DESIGNS SELECTED & AVAILABLE FOR PUBLIC VIEWING AT OPEN HOUSE A transit boarding island on Green Street, reconfigured Illini Union vehicle entrance and parking, all-way pedestrian crossing, and protected bicycle lanes are some of the new features to be developed by the Multimodal Corridor Enhancement (MCORE) Project starting in 2016.   The […]