Items tagged: Tree

212 W. Charles – Sidewalk Obstruction Abated

On March 17, Environmental Inspector Kim Burnett received an email from City of Champaign Forestry Supervisor Andrew Lamoreux regarding a tree blocking passage on a sidewalk at 212 W. Charles.  Burnett investigated and observed the tree was prohibiting clear passage for pedestrians on the sidewalk. The Municipal Code requires trees to have an 8-foot clearance […]


West Springfield Avenue Lane Closure (McKinley to Ridgeway)

On Monday, March 23, 2015, one lane of West Springfield Avenue between South McKinley Avenue and South Ridgeway Avenue will be closed due to contracted tree work.  The work is expected to begin at 7:30 a.m. and should be completed by 10:30 a.m., weather permitting. One lane of West Springfield Avenue will remain open at all times and flaggers […]


West Springfield Avenue Lane Closure (Flora to Russell)

In order to facilitate tree work, the Public Works Department will be closing one lane of West Springfield Avenue between Flora Drive and South Russell Street. The closure will occur on Saturday, March 21, 2015, from approximately 6:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., weather permitting. One lane of West Springfield Avenue will remain open at all […]


Neil Street Lane Closure / Charles Street Closure for Tree Removals

In order to remove three trees at 821 South Neil Street, a contractor, Michael Poor, will be closing one southbound lane of Neil Street. Also, in order to facilitate the removal of the trees, the 100 west block of Charles Street between South Neil Street and South Randolph Street will be completely closed. The work […]


Dangerous Tree on West Maple

Neighborhood Code Compliance received a complaint of a dangerous tree in the 800 block of West Maple on Friday, May 23, 2014. The complainant stated they thought the tree had been hit by lightning causing a large limb to crack. Code Compliance Manager David Oliver reviewed the tree and confirmed the limb was broken but […]