Notices & Alerts

City Council Public Hearing Regarding the Central TIF District

Date: 
July 11, 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, July 11, 2016, in the Council Chambers of the Urbana City Building, 400 South Vine Street, for the purpose of receiving public input regarding The Proposed Approval of Redevelopment Plan and Redevelopment Project, Establishment of Redevelopment Project Area and Adoption of Tax Increment Allocation Financing Therefor (Urbana Central TIF District)

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.

Annual Budget Public Hearing

Date: 
June 6, 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, June 6, 2016, in the Council Chambers of the Urbana City Building, 400 South Vine Street, for the purpose of receiving public input regarding The Annual Budget FY 2016-2017.


The FY 2016-2017 proposed budget may be downloaded and viewed here.

Cunningham Town Board Budget Public Hearing

Date: 
June 6, 2016 - 7:00pm

The Town of Cunningham will hold a public hearing on the budget at 7:00pm on Monday, June 6, 2016 in the Urbana City Council Chambers, 400 S. Vine St., Urbana, IL, for comment from the public concerning the tentative annual budget for Fiscal Year 2016-2017.


All interested citizens are encouraged to attend and to submit written or oral comments.


The entire tentative budget and appropriation ordinance for Fiscal Year 2016-2017 is available for public inspection from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm weekdays at the office of the Urbana City Clerk (who is also the Town Clerk of Cunningham Township) at 400 S. Vine, Urbana, IL 61801, or download the document below.

Urbana Sidewalk Snow Removal Requirements in Effect

Date: 
February 25, 2016 - 12:00pm to February 26, 2016 - 12:00pm

At 12:00 p.m., Thursday, February 25, 2016 the Urbana Public Works Director will declare the sidewalk snow and ice removal requirement in effect for the Downtown, University, and South Philo Road snow removal districts.

Due to the winter storm, ice and/or two inches or more of snow has accumulated on sidewalks. In order to make sidewalks safe for pedestrians, City ordinance requires that public sidewalks, within the defined districts, be cleared by adjacent property owners within 24 hours after the Public Works Director’s declaration. Sidewalks need to be cleared by 12:00 p.m., Friday, February 26, 2016. Public sidewalks within these districts, which are not in compliance, could be cleared by the City at the expense of the adjacent property owner, with additional fines and administrative fees applied.

Maps of the snow removal districts, snow and ice abatement methods and other information regarding the snow removal ordinance can be found at: http://urbanaillinois.us/businesses/sidewalk-snow-removal.

Urbana Sidewalk Snow Removal Requirements in Effect

Date: 
January 20, 2016 - 5:00pm to January 21, 2016 - 5:00pm

At 5:00 p.m., Wednesday, January 20, 2016, the Urbana Public Works Director will declare the sidewalk snow and ice removal requirement in effect for the Downtown, University and South Philo Road snow removal districts.


Due to the winter storm, ice and/or two inches or more of snow has accumulated on sidewalks. In order to make sidewalks safe for pedestrians, City ordinance requires that public sidewalks, within the defined districts, be cleared by adjacent property owners within 24 hours after the Public Works Director’s declaration. Sidewalks need to be cleared by 5:00 p.m., Thursday, January 21, 2016. Public sidewalks within these districts, which are not in compliance, could be cleared by the City at the expense of the adjacent property owner, with additional fines and administrative fees applied.


Maps of the snow removal districts, snow and ice abatement methods and other information regarding the snow removal ordinance can be found on the City’s website at: http://urbanaillinois.us/businesses/sidewalk-snow-removal.

U-Cycle Holiday Schedule - Thanksgiving 2015

Date: 
November 26, 2015 (All day) to November 28, 2015 (All day)

Due to the Thanksgiving holiday, U-Cycle route collection on Thursday, November 26, 2015 will be delayed until Friday, November 27, 2015.  The Friday U-Cycle collection route will be collected on Saturday, November 28, 2015. 


To ensure collection please set out recycling curbside before 7 AM.


Thank you, and Happy Holidays!


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

City Council Public Hearing Regarding Revenue Bond Loan

Date: 
November 16, 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., Monday, November 16, 2015, in the Council Chambers of the Urbana City Building, 400 South Vine Street, Urbana, for the purpose of the proposed issuance by the City of its revenue bond in a principal amount of not to exceed $10,000,000.00 for the purpose of making a loan to Clark-Lindsey Village, Inc.