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

Weather permitting; East Main Street will be closed to west bound traffic between North Vine Street and North Walnut Street starting at 7:00 a.m. Tuesday September 5, 2017 through 4:00 p.m. Friday September 8, 2017 for a water main repair done by Illinois American Water Company. Access will be restricted to North Walnut Street properties from East Main Street. A detour route will be provided using South Vine Street to East Elm Street.
Post date: Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 13:47
On Monday, September 4, 2017, Broadway Avenue from Illinois Street to Washington Street, Washington from Broadway to Lierman Avenue and Lierman from Washington to Art Bartell Road will be closed from 10:00 a.m. through 11:30 a.m. for the Champaign County AFL-CIO Labor Day Parade. The streets will only be closed as the parade progresses down these streets. We appreciate your patience while this event is underway.
Post date: Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 13:11
On Friday, September 1, 2017, Main Street between Race Street and Broadway Avenue will be closed from 5:00 p.m. through 10:00 p.m. for the Urbana First Fridays Festival. Parking on this section of Main Street will not be available during the event. We appreciate your patience while this event is underway.
Post date: Tuesday, August 29, 2017 - 10:03
Closed RESPONSES DUE AT THE CITY OF URBANA: 3:00 PM Central Time, September 7, 2017City of Urbana, IL Public Works706 Glover Ave. Urbana, IL 61802
Post date: Monday, August 28, 2017 - 13:14
Due to public safety concerns, on Monday, August 28, 2017 Brighton Drive between Anderson Street and Cottage Grove Avenue will be closed from 8:00 a.m. through 2:00 p.m. for an emergency tree removal. Thank you for your cooperation while this removal is in progress.
Post date: Monday, August 28, 2017 - 09:10