Notices & Alerts

Bearing Replacement Project on Lincoln Avenue in Urbana

Date: 
August 15, 2016 - 8:00am to September 30, 2016 - 5:00pm

PARIS – The Illinois Department of Transportation announces that work will begin on Monday, Aug. 15 on the bridge carrying Lincoln Avenue over Interstate 74 in Urbana.

The work will consist of replacing bridge bearing assemblies to enhance the life of the structure. During construction, a minimum of one lane of traffic will be maintained on Lincoln Avenue. No lane closures are scheduled for I-74.

The overall project has an estimated completion date of Monday, Sept. 30, weather permitting. The contractor for the $79,080 project is Stark Excavating, Inc.

Please slow down and use extreme caution while driving through all work zones.

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East Country Squire Drive Street Closure

Date: 
August 15, 2016 - 7:00am to August 19, 2016 - 5:00pm

As part of the 2016-2018 Miscellaneous Sewer Repair Project, and weather permitting, Duce Construction will be doing sewer repairs and will close all lanes on East Country Squire Drive between Greenridge Drive and South Smith Road starting at 7:00 a.m. on Monday, August 15, 2016 until 5:00 p.m. Friday, August 19, 2016.

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.

Motorists are encouraged to drive carefully through this and all construction areas.

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

South Country Squire Drive Street Closure

Date: 
August 12, 2016 - 3:00pm

Weather permitting, South Country Squire Drive will be closed at its intersection with Squire Court starting at 9:00 a.m. on Friday, August 5, 2016 until 3:00 p.m. Friday, August 12, 2016 for replacement of a water main. Access will be maintained to properties on South Country Squire Drive and Squire Court but no through traffic will be permitted on South Country Squire Drive at its intersection with Squire Court.

A detour route for South Country Squire Drive is provided via Hunter Street to East Rainbow View to Kinch Street.

Motorists are encouraged to drive carefully through this and all construction areas.

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

City Council Public Hearing Regarding Increasing Class G-2 Liquor Licenses

Date: 
August 8, 2016 - 7:00pm

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT the City Council of the City of Urbana, Illinois will hold a public hearing at 7:00 p.m., Monday, August 8, 2016, in the Council Chambers of the Urbana City Building, 400 South Vine Street, Urbana, for the purpose of receiving public comment regarding the following Items:

  1. Ordinance No. 2016-08-069: An Ordinance Amending Urbana City Code Chapter Three, Section 3-43 (Increasing number of Class G2 liquor licenses for Blackhawk Restaurant Group, LLC d/b/a Emma’s Eatery, 114 N. Vine Street, Suite O)
  2. Ordinance No. 2016-08-070: An Ordinance Amending Urbana City Code Chapter Three, Section 3-43 (Increasing number of Class G2 liquor licenses for Mala LLC, d/b/a Lindy Lu’s Place, 202 W. University Ave.)
  3. Ordinance No. 2016-08-071: An Ordinance Amending Urbana City Code Chapter Three, Section 3-43 (Increasing number of Class G2 liquor licenses for Northgate Gaming, Inc., d/b/a Lucky Luke’s, 1504 N.

Persons with disabilities needing special services or accommodations for this hearing should contact the City of Urbana's Americans with Disabilities Coordinator at 384-2466 or TTY at 384-2447.

City Council Public Hearing Regarding Highland Green Real Estate Sale

Date: 
August 1, 2016 - 7:00pm

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT the City Council of the City of Urbana, Illinois will hold a public hearing at 7:00 p.m., Monday, August 1, 2016, in the Council Chambers of the Urbana City Building, 400 South Vine Street, for the purpose of receiving public input regarding Highland Green Real Estate Sale.

 

City Council Public Hearing Regarding Increasing Class G-2 Liquor Licenses for Lacey's Place and Hot Spot Restaurant

Date: 
August 1, 2016 - 7:00pm

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT the City Council of the City of Urbana, Illinois will hold a public hearing at 7:00 p.m., Monday, August 1, 2016, in the Council Chambers of the Urbana City Building, 400 South Vine Street, for the purpose of receiving public input regarding the following items:

Ordinance No. 2016-08-060: An Ordinance Amending Urbana City Code Chapter Three, Section 3-43 (Increasing number of Class G2 liquor licenses for Lacey’s Place, LLC, 110 E. University Ave., Ste. C) - Mayor

Ordinance No. 2016-08-061: An Ordinance Amending Urbana City Code Chapter Three, Section 3-43 (Increasing number of Class G2 liquor licenses for Hot Spot Restaurant, LLC, 1809 S. Philo Rd. Ste. B) - Mayor

Oregon Street Closure at Intersection with Lynn Street

Date: 
July 25, 2016 - 9:00am to July 27, 2016 - 3:30pm

Weather permitting, Oregon Street will be closed at its intersection with Lynn Street from 9:00 a.m. on Monday, July 25, 2016 to 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, July 27, 2016 for replacement of a water main.

Access will be maintained to properties on Oregon Street and Lynn Street but no through traffic will be permitted on Oregon Street at its intersection with Lynn Street. There will be no detour route for this closure.

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

California Street Closure at Intersection with Lynn Street

Date: 
July 14, 2016 -
9:00am to 3:00pm

Weather permitting, California Street will be closed at its intersection with Lynn Street from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 14, 2016 for replacement of a water main.

Access will be maintained to properties on East California and South Lynn Street but no through traffic permitted on East California Street at its intersection with Lynn Street. There will be no detour route for this closure.

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

Race Street Lane Closure

Date: 
August 12, 2016 - 6:00pm

Weather permitting, lane closures on Race Street from Meadow Drive to Florida Avenue can be expected starting at 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday, July 5, 2016 until 6:00 p.m. Friday, August 12, 2016.

All roadways will maintain two way traffic and local access to residences at all times. Motorists are encouraged to drive carefully through this and all construction areas.

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

Florida Avenue Lane Closure

Date: 
August 12, 2016 - 6:00pm

Weather permitting, lane closures on Florida Avenue from west of Philo Road to James Cherry Drive can be expected starting at 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday, July 5, 2016 until 6:00 p.m. Friday, August 12, 2016.

All roadways will maintain two way traffic and local access to residences at all times. Motorists are encouraged to drive carefully through this and all construction areas.

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