Notices & Alerts

Race Street Closure from Main Street to University Avenue

Date: 
November 9, 2015 - 8:00pm to November 10, 2015 - 6:00am

Weather permitting, Race Street between Main Street and University Avenue will be closed to through traffic from 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, November 10, 2015 until 6:00 a.m. on Wednesday, November 11, 2015 for overnight pavement repairs. There will be no detour route for this closure.


Thank you for your cooperation while this improvement is in progress.

Griggs Street Closure between Race Street and Wood Street

Date: 
November 9, 2015 - 7:00am to November 12, 2015 - 5:00pm

Weather permitting, Griggs Street between Race Street and Wood Street will be closed to through traffic. The closure is scheduled to begin on Monday, November 9, 2015 at 7 a.m. and extend through Thursday, November 12, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. for pavement patching.


Access will be maintained to properties on Griggs Street during the street closure but no through traffic will be permitted on Griggs Street between Race Street and Wood Street.


Motorists are encouraged to drive carefully through this and all construction areas. Thank you for your cooperation while this improvement is in progress.

Urbana Parking Deck Rehabilitation and Repair Project

Date: 
August 31, 2016 (All day)

On Monday, March 28, 2016 Western Specialty Contractors from Springfield, Illinois will be conducting rehabilitation and maintenance repairs on the Urbana Parking Deck located at 111 West Main Street in Downtown Urbana. The rehabilitation and maintenance repair project is expected to last through August of 2016.


The rehabilitation and maintenance repairs to the Urbana Parking Deck will allow the City to maintain the integrity of the structure.


As the rehabilitation and maintenance progress, various sections of the parking deck, including the entrance from Main Street, will be closed. The parking deck will remain open while repairs are being made, and the City will provide the best service available during repairs.


Funding for this program is provided by the City of Urbana Motor Vehicle Parking System (MVPS).


We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and appreciate your patience while this project in underway.

Race Street Lane Closures from Main Street to University Avenue

Date: 
November 5, 2015 - 7:00am to November 11, 2015 - 5:00pm

Weather permitting, traffic will be reduced to one lane at two locations on North Race Street between Main Street and University Avenue from 7:00 a.m. on Thursday, November 5, 2015 until 5:00 p.m. Wednesday, November 11, 2015 for pavement patching. Race Street will remain open to traffic at all times during the pavement patching.


Motorists are encouraged to drive carefully through this and all construction areas. Thank you for your cooperation while this improvement is in progress.

Lincoln Avenue Lane Closure from Springfield Avenue to Green Street

Date: 
November 12, 2015 - 7:00am to November 13, 2015 - 2:00pm

Weather permitting, the right lane for southbound traffic on Lincoln Avenue will be closed between Springfield Avenue and Green Street from 7:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. each day on Thursday, November 12, 2015, and on Friday, November 13, 2015 for construction activities at 901 Western Avenue. Lincoln Avenue will remain open to traffic at all times during the utility work.


Motorists are encouraged to drive carefully through this and all construction areas. Thank you for your cooperation while this improvement is in progress.

Goodwin Avenue Lane Closure

Date: 
November 16, 2015 - 7:00am to November 18, 2015 - 5:00pm

As part of the 2015 Storm Sewer Cleaning and Televising Project, National Power Rodding Corporation will be cleaning and televising sewers and will reduce traffic to one lane on Goodwin Avenue between University Avenue and Springfield Avenue starting on Monday, November 16, 2015 at 7:00 a.m. through Wednesday, November 18, 2015 at 5:00 p.m.


Goodwin Avenue will remain open to through traffic at all times and access will be maintained to all properties on Goodwin Avenue during the cleaning and televising. Traffic control will be in place to guide motorists through the areas where travel is reduced to one lane.


Motorists are encouraged to drive carefully through this and all construction areas. Thank you for your cooperation while this improvement is in progress.

Windsor Road and High Cross Road (IL130) in 4-Way Flash

Date: 
October 21, 2015 -
7:00am to 11:00pm

Weather permitting, the traffic signals for all lanes of traffic at the intersection of Windsor Road and High Cross Road (IL 130) will be in 4-WayRed Flash on Wednesday, October 21, 2015 from 7:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. for Cross Construction to complete paving operations. Windsor Road and High Cross Road will remain open to traffic at all times during this process, but please expect possible delays while the work is underway.


A flashing red light means the same thing as a stop sign.


Motorists are encouraged to drive carefully through this and all construction areas. We appreciate your patience while this improvement is in progress.

Lincoln Avenue Lane Closure from Hill Street to Church Street

Date: 
October 25, 2015 - 10:00am to November 6, 2015 - 5:00pm

Weather permitting, the right lane for southbound traffic on Lincoln Avenue will be closed between Hill Street and Church Street from Sunday, October 25, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. until Friday, November 6, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. for pavement repairs.


Lincoln Avenue will remain open to traffic at all times during the pavement repairs.


Motorists are encouraged to drive carefully through this and all construction areas. Thank you for your cooperation while this improvement is in progress

Colorado Avenue Lane Closure

Date: 
October 21, 2015 - 7:00am to October 26, 2015 - 5:00pm

Illinois American Water Company will be doing a water main repair that will reduce traffic to one lane on Colorado Avenue between Anderson Street and Cottage Grove Avenue from Wednesday, October 21, 2015 at 7:00 a.m. through Monday, October 26, 2015 at 5:00 p.m.


Colorado Avenue will remain open to through traffic at all times and access will be maintained to all properties on Colorado Avenue and Larch Place during the water main repair.


Motorists are encouraged to drive carefully through this and all construction areas. Thank you for your cooperation while this improvement is in progress.