Notices & Alerts

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.

Lincoln Avenue Lane Closure from Springfield Avenue to Green Street

Date: 
October 20, 2015 - 7:00am to October 23, 2015 - 2:00pm

Weather permitting, the right lane for southbound traffic on Lincoln Avenue will be closed between Springfield Avenue and Green Street from Monday, October 20, 2015 at 7:00 a.m. through Friday, October 23, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. for a storm sewer installation. 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

2015 Full Depth Concrete Patching Street Closures

Date: 
October 19, 2015 - 7:00am to November 2, 2015 - 5:00pm

Goodwin Avenue between Eads Street and Bradley Avenue will be open to through traffic starting at 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday, October 27, 2015.


Ellis Drive, Tremont Street, Eureka Street and Beardsley Avenue will be open to through traffic starting at 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday, October 27, 2015 between Romine Street and Goodwin Avenue.


Periodic project updates may be found here.

Green Street and Goodwin Avenue Lane Closures

Date: 
October 15, 2015 - 7:00am to October 21, 2015 - 5:00pm

Illinois American Water Company will be doing a water main repair that will reduce eastbound traffic to one lane on Green Street between Goodwin Avenue and Gregory Street and close the through lane on Goodwin Avenue between Illinois Street and Green Street starting on Thursday, October 15, 2015 at 7:00 a.m. through Wednesday, October 21, 2015 at 5:00 p.m.


Both Green Street and Goodwin Avenue will remain open to through traffic at all times during the sewer repair.


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

Washington Street Closure

Date: 
October 13, 2015 - 7:00am to October 19, 2015 - 10:00am

Weather permitting, Washington Street will be closed to through traffic between Carle Avenue and McCullough Street starting at 7:00 A.M. on Tuesday October 13, 2015, to 10:00 A.M. on Monday October 19, 2015, for a sanitary sewer repair. There will be no detour route for this closure.


Access will be maintained to all properties on Washington Street during the sewer repair.


Thank you for your cooperation while this work is in progress

Southbound Lincoln Avenue Closure from Springfield Avenue to Green Street

Date: 
October 8, 2015 - 7:00am to October 12, 2015 - 3:00pm

Weather permitting, Lincoln Avenue will be closed to southbound traffic between Springfield Avenue and Green Street starting on Thursday, October 8, 2015 at 7:00 a.m. through Monday, October 12, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. for a water service installation.


A detour route for southbound traffic on Lincoln Avenue is provided via Springfield Avenue to Goodwin Avenue to Green 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 High School Homecoming Parade Route

Date: 
October 9, 2015 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm

The Urbana High School Homecoming Parade will take place on Friday, October 9, 2015. Race Street from Michigan Avenue to Iowa Street will be closed to through traffic beginning at 1:00 p.m. through the start of the parade at 3:00 p.m. The parade will end at approximately 4:00 p.m.


Traffic along the parade route will only be obstructed for the short time it takes for the parade to clear the area.


The route for the parade is as follows:



  • North on Race Street from Iowa Street to Washington Street

  • East on Washington Street to Race Street

  • North on Race Street to Main Street

  • East on Main Street to Vine Street

  • South on Vine Street to Washington Street

  • West on Washington Street to Broadway Avenue (into the High School parking lot)

We appreciate your patience while this event is underway.