Items tagged: Ameren

Residents Reminded to Inspect Utility Service Connections for Potential Hazards

While completing a tenant inspection, Property Maintenance Inspector Cliff Peete observed a tree growing and applying pressure against the copper gas supply line leading into the residential structure. Peete immediately contacted Ameren Illinois and a technician arrived who cut and removed the tree. The technician also evaluated the meter, found a gas leak, and replaced the meter. […]

City Announces Rate Change to MEA Program

The City of Champaign’s Municipal Electric Aggregation (MEA) Supplier, Homefield Energy, will lower its per kilowatt-hour (kWh) rate. The rate reduction is caused by a change in the regulations regarding the Renewable Energy Portfolio Standards. Due to the change in price, Homefield Energy must notify all eligible residents of the price change. Homefield Energy sent […]

Kirby Avenue Lane Closure

In order to install a new gas main, Ameren Illinois and KS Energy will be closing the following lanes: One east bound lane of Kirby Avenue between Prospect Avenue and Valley Drive (east bound traffic reduced to one lane). Monday, September 11 through Friday, September 22, 2017

Planning Staff Attends Ameren Act on Energy Symposium

Lacey Rains Lowe, Senior Planner in the Planning and Development Department, attended the 2017 Ameren Act On Energy Symposium in Springfield, IL to learn about changes to Ameren’s energy efficiency programs.  The symposium was very informative.  Sessions included information on Senate Bill 2814, known as the Future Energy Jobs Bill, which took effect this June.  […]

Mattis Avenue Lane Closure

In order to install new gas main and services, Ameren Illinois and KS Energy Services, LLC will be closing the right lane of northbound Mattis Avenue between Sangamon Drive and William Street. The closure will begin on Monday, June 26 at 8 a.m. and is expected to be completed on Wednesday, June 28. The lane […]

Mattis Avenue Lane Closure

In order to install new gas main and services, Ameren Illinois and KS Energy will be closing the following lane: One northbound lane of Mattis Avenue between William Street and John Street (northbound traffic reduced to one lane). The lane closure will begin on Monday, May 8 and reopen on Wednesday, May 10, 2017.

Ameren Remediation Work

Ameren contractors will begin remediation work at the 5th and Hill site, location of the former Champaign Manufactured Gas Plant, on January 25, 2017. The sidewalk along the west side of the site has been closed. The work is expected to last for four weeks, weather depending. For more information about this site, including a Fact Sheet […]

EXTENDED – Prospect Avenue Lane Closure

EXTENDED – PROSPECT AVENUE LANE CLOSURE DUE TO GAS LEAK Ameren continues to work on repairing a gas leak. The easternmost (northbound) lane of Prospect Avenue, just south of Kirby Avenue, will remain closed through tonight. Ameren is planning to reopen the lane in the morning of Friday, October 21. Please obey traffic controls when travelling […]

Prospect Avenue Lane Closure

Press Release – Prospect Avenue Lane Closure Due to a gas leak, Ameren closed the easternmost (northbound) lane of Prospect Avenue, just south of Kirby Avenue, at approximately 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 19. The closure will remain in place until the repair has been made, which Ameren anticipates to occur by this evening. Please […]

Bradley Avenue Lane Closure (Revised)

In order to complete gas service work, Ameren will be closing one westbound lane of Bradley Avenue between McKinley Avenue and Mattis Avenue. The lane closure will occur between the hours of 7 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Wednesday, July 27, 2016. Westbound traffic will be reduced to one lane in the area.