Public Works

Our mission:  The Urbana Public Works Department promotes growth in the City of Urbana by maintaining, constructing and improving the City's infrastructure.  We preserve the quality of life for the citizens, visitors, businesses and government agencies (both within the City and in the surrounding areas).  Our department strives to provide prompt and courteous service in a professional, efficient and cost-effective manner to safeguard the safety, health and welfare of those we serve.

Our motto:  Urbana Public Works Department--Working for You

706 S. Glover Ave.
61802 Urbana , IL
M-F 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM
(217) 384-2342

Department Posts

Urbana has been named a Green Power Community by the U.S. EPA for its ongoing use of green power through the city’s municipal electric aggregation program.
Post date: Wednesday, July 27, 2016 - 09:52
  The City of Urbana is seeking quotes to develop a groundmounted photovoltaic solar array.  Please see the attached Request for Quote.
Post date: Friday, July 1, 2016 - 07:44
All City administrative offices are closed to observe the holiday.  
Post date: Thursday, June 16, 2016 - 13:19
Weather permitting, the northbound travel lane, bike lane, and east sidewalk on Broadway Avenue will be closed between Main Street and Water Street each day from 5:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. starting on Thursday, June 16, 2016 through Wednesday, June 29, 2016 for roofing work. Broadway Avenue will remain open to traffic at all times during the construction work. Motorists are encouraged to drive carefully through this and all construction areas. Thank you for your cooperation while this improvement is in progress.
Post date: Thursday, June 16, 2016 - 10:17
CLOSED Bid Documents may be obtained from the Office of the Director of Public Works, 706 South Glover Avenue, Urbana, Illinois 61802. Bid Documents can be downloaded below.   Bidders shall notify the Engineer, Henneman Engineering, Inc. (217)359-1514, attention Mark Burnett when obtaining plans, to ensure that  they are copied on any Addenda issued. 
Post date: Friday, June 10, 2016 - 10:24