Notices & Alerts

Race Street & Vine Street Lane Closures

Date: 
June 7, 2016 - 7:00am to June 10, 2016 - 5:00pm

Weather permitting, periodic lane closures for pavement coring can be expected along Race Street from Washington Street to California Avenue, starting at 7:00 a.m., Tuesday June 7, 2016 and ending at 5:00 p.m., Friday June 10, 2016. Two-way traffic will be maintained on Race Street at all times.


Weather permitting, periodic lane closures for pavement coring can be expected along Vine Street from Colorado Avenue to Florida Avenue, starting at 7:00 a.m., Tuesday, June 7, 2016 and ending at 5:00 p.m., Friday June 10, 2016. Two-way traffic will be maintained on Vine Street 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.

Lincoln Avenue Lane Closure

Date: 
June 7, 2016 - 7:00am to June 14, 2016 - 4:00pm

Weather permitting, the outside lane for southbound traffic on Lincoln Avenue will be closed between Springfield Avenue and Green Street starting on Tuesday, June 7, 2016 at 7:00 a.m. through Tuesday, June 14, 2016 at 4:00 p.m. for pavement patches due to utility work.


Lincoln Avenue will remain open to traffic at all times during the construction work. Motorists are encouraged to drive carefully through this and all construction areas.


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

Springfield Avenue Lane Closure

Date: 
June 5, 2016 - 10:00pm to June 10, 2016 - 6:00am

Weather permitting, the eastbound lane of Springfield Avenue from Lincoln Avenue to Coler Avenue will be closed between the hours of 10 p.m. and 6 a.m. beginning Sunday, June 5, 2016 through Friday, June 10, 2016 or until the project is completed.


During construction, eastbound traffic will be directed to travel south on Lincoln Avenue to Green Street, then Green Street to Race Street, and Race Street to Main Street.


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: 
June 6, 2016 - 6:00am to June 11, 2016 - 4:00pm

Weather permitting, the eastbound lane of Florida Avenue from Lincoln Avenue to Race Street will be closed beginning at 6 a.m. on Monday, June 6, 2016 through 4 p.m. on Saturday, June 11, 2016 or until the project is completed.


During construction, eastbound traffic will be directed to travel south on Lincoln Avenue to Windsor Road, then Windsor Road to Race Street, and then Race Street to Florida Avenue.


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

University Avenue Lane Closures

Date: 
June 1, 2016 - 7:00am to June 8, 2016 - 4:00pm

Weather permitting, the outside lane for eastbound traffic on University Avenue will be closed between Hickory Street and Sycamore Street in front of the Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District Offices, 803 East University Avenue, Urbana, Illinois, from 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. each day starting Wednesday, June 1, 2016 through Wednesday, June 8, 2016 for curb cut closure work at the locations shown on the attached map.


University Avenue will remain open to traffic at all times during the construction work. Motorists are encouraged to drive carefully through this and all construction areas.


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

Notice of Amendment to Annual Action Plan FY 2013-2014 & FY 2014-2015; Notice of Public Hearing

Date: 
May 27, 2016 - 8:00am to June 28, 2016 - 5:00pm

The City of Urbana, as a member of the Urbana HOME Consortium, proposes to amend the Cityof Urbana’s HOME Program budget in the FY 2013-2014 Annual Action Plan and FY 2014-2015 Annual Action Plan. A transfer from the City of Urbana’s allocation of HOME funds from the Owner-Occupied Housing Rehabilitation program to City Redevelopment Funds is proposed to provide necessary support for the development of Highland Green (formerly Kerr Avenue Sustainable Development), which is a 33-unit affordable housing development on City-owned property at 401-403 East Kerr Avenue in Urbana. The City of Urbana also proposes to amend the City’s CDBG Program budget in the FY 2014-2015 Annual Action Plan. A transfer of carryover funds from various programs from the City of Urbana’s allocation of CDBG funds is proposed to increase the amount of funding for the Capital Improvement Projects-Kerr Avenue Sustainable Development project. 

Oregon Street Lane Closure

Date: 
May 20, 2016 -
8:00am to 4:00pm

Weather permitting, the westbound lane on Oregon Street will be closed at its intersection with Maple Street from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Friday, May 20, 2016 for a fire hydrant repair. Oregon Street will remain open to traffic at all times during the construction work.

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

Cunningham Avenue Lane Closures

Date: 
May 20, 2016 - 7:00am to June 3, 2016 - 5:00pm

Weather permitting, the outside lane for north and south bound traffic on Cunningham Avenue will be closed between Park Street and Perkins Road from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. each day starting Friday, May 20, 2016 through Friday, June 3, 2016 for curb cut closure work at the locations shown on the attached map.


Cunningham Avenue will remain open to traffic at all times during the construction work.


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

Public Hearing Regarding Increasing the Number of Class G-2 Liquor Licenses

Date: 
May 23, 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. on Monday, May 23, 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 Ordinances listed below.


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 TDY at 384-2447.