Notices & Alerts

Lincoln Avenue Lane Closure

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

Weather permitting, the right lane for southbound traffic on Lincoln Avenue will be closed between Fairview Avenue and Church Street on Monday, October 5, 2015 from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. for saw cutting pavement patches.


Weather permitting, the right lane for southbound traffic on Lincoln Avenue will then be closed between Fairview Avenue and Hill Street beginning Monday, October 5, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. until Monday, October 12, 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.

Kerr Avenue Closure

Date: 
October 7, 2015 - 7:00am

Kerr Avenue between Broadway Avenue and Division Avenue will be open to through traffic starting 7 a.m., Wednesday, October 7, 2015.


Further information about the Broadway Avenue Reconstruction Project can be found here.


We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

West Church Street Lane Closure

Date: 
September 18, 2015 -
4:00am to 8:00am

Weather permitting, the eastbound lane of Church Street between Coler Avenue and Orchard Street will be closed from 4:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m. on Friday, September 18, 2015, to move equipment for Carle Hospital. Church Street will remain open to traffic at all times during this period.


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

George Huff Drive and Grange Drive Intersection Closure

Date: 
September 14, 2015 - 7:00am to September 16, 2015 - 10:00am

Weather permitting, the intersection of George Huff Drive and Grange Drive will be closed to through traffic starting at 7:00 a.m. on Monday, September 14, 2015, to 10:00 a.m. on Wednesday, September 16, 2015, for a water main installation. There will be no detour route for this closure.


Access will be maintained to all properties on George Huff Drive and Grange Drive during the water main installation.


Traffic delays are anticipated due to the lane reduction so motorists are urged to consider using an alternative route. Motorists are encouraged to drive carefully through this and all construction areas.


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

DRAFT FY1415 Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) Available for Public Review and Comment

Date: 
September 9, 2015 - 3:00pm to September 24, 2015 - 5:00pm

The City of Urbana has completed the draft Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) documenting programs and activities undertaken through its federally-funded affordable housing and community development programs during the year ending June 30, 2015. The draft CAPER will be available for public review and comment during the period beginning Wednesday, September 9, 2015 through Thursday, September 24, 2015. The draft CAPER will be available during regular business hours at the following locations:

University Avenue Lane Closure

Date: 
September 8, 2015 - 7:00am to September 11, 2015 - 3:30pm

Weather permitting, the outside west bound lane of traffic on University Avenue will be closed between Lincoln Avenue and Goodwin Avenue starting on Tuesday September 8, 2015 at 7:00 A.M. to Friday September 11, 2015 at 3:30 P.M. for the Campus Circle Project. 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 work is in progress.

U-Cycle Holiday Schedule

Date: 
September 7, 2015 (All day) to September 12, 2015 (All day)

Due to the Labor Day holiday, U-Cycle route collections will be delayed one day during the week of September 7.  The Monday U-Cycle route will be collected Tuesday, Tuesday's route on Wednesday, etc.  Please continue to place recycling out by 7 am to ensure collection.


Questions may be directed to U-Cycle at (217) 384-2302.

Public Hearing Regarding the Sale of 5 Hill Court

Date: 
September 8, 2015 - 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., Tuesday, September 8, 2015, in the Council Chambers of the Urbana City Building, 400 South Vine Street, Urbana, for the purpose of receiving public comment for The Sale of Certain Real Estate (5 Hill Court)

Labor Day Parade Street Closures

Date: 
September 7, 2015 -
10:00am to 11:00am

On Monday, September 7, 2015 the Champaign County AFL/CIO will be conducting their annual Labor Day parade from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. Streets along the parade route will be closed immediately preceding the approach of the parade.


The parade route is as follows:



  • Begin at Illinois Street and Broadway Avenue;

  • South on Broadway Avenue to Washington Street;

  • East on Washington Street;

  • End at the Brookens Administrative Center, 1776 East Washington Street.

Each street along the parade route will be reopened after the parade passes through each intersection.


We appreciate your patience while the parade is underway.

University Avenue Lane Closure

Date: 
August 31, 2015 - 7:00am to September 4, 2015 - 3:30pm

Weather permitting, the outside west bound lane of traffic on University Avenue will be closed between Lincoln Avenue and Goodwin Avenues from Monday, August 31, 2015 at 7:00 AM until Friday, September 4, 2015 at 3:30 PM for the Campus Circle Construction Project. 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. We thank you for your cooperation while this work is in progress.