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

Florida Avenue and Race Street Lane Closures

Date: 
October 3, 2016 - 7:00am to October 7, 2016 - 5:00pm

Weather permitting, lane closures on Florida Avenue from west of Philo Road to James Cherry Drive can be expected starting at 7:00 a.m. on Monday, October 3, 2016 until 5:00 p.m. Friday, October 7, 2016.

Weather permitting, lane closures on Race Street from Meadow Drive to Florida Avenue can be expected starting at 7:00 a.m. on Monday, October 3, 2016 until 5:00 p.m. Friday, October 7, 2016.

All roadways will maintain two way traffic and local access to residences 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.

Main Street Lane Closure at Intersection with Maple Street

Date: 
October 3, 2016 - 9:00am to October 7, 2016 - 3:30pm

Weather permitting, the center turn lane for traffic on East Main Street will be closed between Urbana Avenue and North Maple Street from Monday, October 3, 2016 at 9:00 A.M. to 3:30 p.m. until Friday, October 7, 2016 for installation of a new water main. East Main Street will remain open to two-way traffic at all times during the lane closure.

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

Urbana High School 5K Run/Walk

Date: 
October 2, 2016 -
7:30am to 12:00pm

Urbana High School will be conducting a 5K Run/Walk Fundraiser on Sunday, October 2, 2016 from 7:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The run/walk portion of the event will take place from 7:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

The race will begin at the intersection of Washington Street and Broadway Avenue and will take the following route:

  • North on Broadway to California
  • West on California to Coler
  • North on Cedar to Illinois
  • West on Illinois to Coler
  • South on Coler to Washington
  • East on Washington to Orchard
  • South on Orchard to Pennsylvania
  • West on Pennsylvania to Busey
  • South on Busey to Delaware
  • East on Delaware to Race
  • North on Race to Pennsylvania
  • West on Pennsylvania to Carle
  • North on Carle to Indiana
  • West on Indiana to Douglas
  • North on Douglas to Iowa
  • East on Iowa to Race
  • South on Race to Michigan
  • East on Michigan to Broadway

The route will be closed to traffic for the duration of the run/walk event. Local access will be allowed, but please expect minor delays. All streets will be reopened by 12:00 p.m.