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

Church Street from Orchard Street to the intersection of McCullough Street and Park Street will be closed from 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 21, 2017 through 7:00 a.m. Thursday, June 22, 2017 for street repairs and maintenance. We appreciate your patience while this work is underway.
Post date: Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 09:08
Due to public safety concerns, on Saturday, June 10, 2017 Lincoln Avenue between Iowa Street and Ohio Street will be closed from 7:00 a.m. through 12:00 p.m. (noon) for an emergency tree removal. Thank you for your cooperation while this removal is in progress.
Post date: Friday, June 9, 2017 - 08:59
Weather permitting, the northbound lanes on North Lincoln Avenue near West Church Street will be shifted into the turn lane starting at 6:00 a.m. Tuesday June 13, 2017 through 5:00 p.m. Friday June 16, 2017 for an emergency sewer repair done by Cross Construction. North Lincoln Avenue will remain open to traffic at all times during the closure. Motorists are encouraged to drive carefully through this and all construction areas. Thank you in advance for your patience and cooperation during this project.
Post date: Wednesday, June 7, 2017 - 16:57
All City administrative offices are closed to observe the holiday.  
Post date: Wednesday, June 7, 2017 - 11:03
On Wednesday, June 7, 2017 Race Street between University Avenue and Griggs Street will be closed from 7:00 p.m. through 11:30 p.m. for bridge maintenance at the Boneyard Creek Crossing. Access to businesses on Race Street will remain open. We appreciate your patience while this maintenance is underway.
Post date: Monday, June 5, 2017 - 16:23