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Open Letter to State Legislators Regarding Municipal Revenues and the Budget From the Mayors of Champaign and Urbana

The following joint letter from Urbana Mayor Diane Wolfe Marlin and Champaign Mayor Deborah Feinen was sent today (June 21) to local legislators.

Green Street ConstructionPUBLIC WORKS – MCORE (Transfer and Pass Through Funding)

Without passage of a State budget by June 30, automatic transfers to transit agencies and local governments will end. Any cutoff would damage mass transit service and halt many local road projects, in particular the MCORE Project in Champaign-Urbana, which is federally funded via grant money that passes through IDOT.

Request for Bids: Full Depth Concrete Patching Project

Date: 
July 7, 2017 - 1:55pm

Sealed BIDS for the construction of the 2017 Full Depth Concrete Patching Project (City Section 17-00585-00-PV) including: 10” Class B Patching; curb and gutter removal and replacement; and other incidental work will be received by the City of Urbana at the office of the Director of Public Works, 706 South Glover, Urbana, Illinois 61802 until 1:55 p.m. prevailing time on Friday, July 7, 2017 and publicly opened and read aloud at 2:00 p.m. at said office.

The Bid Documents may be examined and copies obtained at the office of the Director of Public Works, 706 South Glover Avenue, Urbana, Illinois 61802.

Additional bid information is contained in the document below.

Hagan Boulevard Closure

Date: 
June 20, 2017 - 7:00am to June 30, 2017 - 5:00pm

As part of the 2016-2018 Miscellaneous Sewer Repair Project, and weather permitting, Duce Construction will be doing storm sewer repairs and will close all lanes to through traffic on Hagan Boulevard between Kenyon Road and Ashmore Drive starting on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at 7:00 a.m. through Friday, June 30, 2017 at 5:00 p.m.

Access to all driveways will be maintained throughout construction. A detour route will be used to guide traffic around the construction site and traffic control will be in place to guide motorists.

Motorists are encouraged to drive carefully through this and all construction areas. Thank you for your cooperation while this improvement is in progress.

Michigan Avenue Closure

Date: 
June 19, 2017 -
9:00am to 5:00pm

Due to public safety concerns, on Monday, June 19, 2017 Michigan Avenue between Orchard Street and Busey Avenue will be closed from 9:00 a.m. through 5:00 p.m. for an emergency tree removal.

Thank you for your cooperation while this removal is in progress.

Request for Bids: North Lincoln Avenue Resurfacing Project

Date: 
July 6, 2017 - 1:55pm

Sealed BIDS for the construction of the N. Lincoln Avenue Resurfacing (City Section 16-00576-00-RS) including: hot-mix asphalt mainline; hot-mix asphalt surface removal; pavement patching; curb and gutter removal and replacement; sidewalk curb ramp removal and replacement; and other incidental work will be received by the City of Urbana at the office of the Director of Public Works, 706 South Glover, Urbana, Illinois 61802 until 1:55 p.m. prevailing time on Thursday, July 6th, 2017 and publicly opened and read aloud at 2:00 p.m. at said office.

The Bid Documents may be examined and copies obtained at the office of the Director of Public Works, 706 South Glover Avenue, Urbana, Illinois 61802.

Bid details are listed in the document below.