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 […]
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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 […]
In order to facilitate contracted tree work, the 900 block of West Clark Street near the intersection of Willis Avenue may experience partial lane closures on Thursday, December 10. The lane closures will occur at very short intervals and through traffic will be permitted.
Public Works will be performing traffic signal work at the intersection of State Street and Springfield Avenue. As a result, the intersection will be controlled by generator power and may at times require temporary STOP signs. The outage is scheduled for Wednesday, December 9 to begin at 9 a.m. and end at 2 p.m.
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.
For Immediate Release December 7, 2015 Contact: Sgt. Geoff Coon 217-403-6934 firstname.lastname@example.org Champaign Police Department Thanksgiving “Click It or […]
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 […]
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 […]
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.
As the temperature outside drops, families take to the indoors to keep safe and warm. What they may not realize is that turning up the heat can increase the risk of home heating fires. According to the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), half of all home-heating fires occur during the winter months. On […]