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

The following streets will be closed beginning at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, June 25, 2010:Main Street between Broadway Avenue and Vine StreetBroadway Avenue between Main Street and Elm StreetWalnut Street between Main Street and Water StreetBeginning at 1:30 p.m. on Friday, June 25, 2010Elm Street between Broadway Avenue and Race Street
Post date: Friday, June 18, 2010 - 15:56
Maple Street will be closed between University Avenue and Park Street on Friday, June 18, 2010 from 7:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. to install a sewer service line. The street will be open to local traffic. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Post date: Friday, June 18, 2010 - 10:20
Weather permitting, the Urbana Arbor Division will close Race Street between Water Street and Griggs Street on Friday, June 18, 2010 from 7:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. to remove a tree at 205 North Race Street.Southbound traffic is asked to use Griggs Street to Central Street to Main Street and return to Race Street.Northbound traffic is asked to use Water Street to Broadway Avenue to University Avenue.We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
Post date: Thursday, June 17, 2010 - 16:42
Proposals for Hauling and Disposal of Nuisance Abatements RFP will be received at the Office of the Director of Public Works, City of Urbana, Illinois until Monday, June 28, 2010.  More information may be found in the attached file. 
Post date: Monday, June 14, 2010 - 11:08