Notices & Alerts

Urbana Sweetcorn Festival Street Closures

Date: 
August 23, 2013 - 6:00am to August 25, 2013 - 12:00pm

Beginning Friday, August 23, 2013 at 6:00 a.m., the following streets will be closed for the annual Urbana Sweetcorn Festival:

  • Main Street from Vine Street to Cedar Street
  • Walnut Street from Water Street to Main Street
  • Broadway Avenue from Elm Street to Water Street
  • Race Street from Elm Street to Water Street
  • Elm Street from Vine Street to Race Street

Access to all businesses on Elm Street and to the Urbana Parking Deck will remain available.

All streets will be re-opened by noon on Sunday, August 25, 2013.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

 

U-Cycle Collection - Independence Day

Date: 
July 4, 2013 (All day) to July 6, 2013 (All day)

Due to the Independence Day holiday on Thursday, July 4, U-Cycle collections on the Thursday collection route will be collected on Friday, July 5, and U-Cycle collections on the Friday collection route will be collected on Saturday, July 6.

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

Questions?  Call U-Cycle at (217) 384-2302.

Have a safe and happy holiday!

Spring Leaf Collection

Date: 
April 26, 2010 - 12:00am to April 30, 2010 - 5:00pm

City of Urbana Leaf Collection Schedule - Spring 2010


April 12th - 16th & April 26th - 30th


Please Place All Bags Out Before 6:00 a.m. on Your Regular U-Cycle Collection Day.


Residents must follow these requirements:



  1. Place leaves into 30 gallon paper lawn & garden bags.

  2. Bags must be placed at the curb or along the roadway edge.

  3. Only leaves and non-woody plant material will be collected.

No Plastic Bags No Brush, Tree Limbs or Woody Material No Garbage

Holiday Tree Collection Schedule

Date: 
January 2, 2017 - 6:00am to January 13, 2017 - 5:00pm

The City of Urbana will provide holiday tree collection to all residents for two weeks this holiday season on your regular U-Cycle collection day:

  • January 2 - 6, 2017
  • January 9 - 13, 2017

Residents must follow these requirements:

  1. Place tree along curb (on the parkway) by 6:00 a.m. on your regular U-Cycle collection day
  2. Remove all decorations, stands, and all metal from tree before collection. No tinsel or flocked trees
  3. Remove plastic tree bags

In addition, trees may be taken to the Landscape Recycling Center at 1210 E. University Ave., Urbana, for FREE recycling.  The site is open for year-round recycling of yard debris.  The LRC can be reached at (217) 344-5323.

 Questions?  Call (217) 384-2416

Request for Proposals for Crime Analysis Software

Date: 
January 5, 2017 - 2:00pm

The City of Urbana is seeking proposals to purchase software for Crime Analysis, particularly spatial analysis. In addition to the software, the City requires Proposers to provide professional services that will ensure a successful implementation and knowledge transfer to local users and IT staff supporting the system.

The City is asking anyone who wants to receive the RFP to register through this webform: http://www.urbanaillinois.us/node/6102

The purpose of collecting registration information is so that we can properly notify all recipients of addenda and answers to submitted questions.

Proposals will be accepted until 2:00 PM on January 5, 2017. The City reserves the right to reject any or all proposals, to re-advertise the proposal, and to waive technicalities.