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

CLOSED 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.
Post date: Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - 14:43
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.
Post date: Friday, June 16, 2017 - 08:57
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.
Post date: Thursday, June 15, 2017 - 13:06
Post date: Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 13:56
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