Notices & Alerts

Urbana Sweetcorn Festival Street Closures

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

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

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

Coler Avenue Closure

October 24, 2016 -
7:30am to 3:00pm

Weather permitting, Coler Avenue will be closed between Clark Street and Main Street on Monday, October 24, 2016 from 7:30 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. for preventive tree maintenance and trimming by Wright Tree Service for Ameren Illinois.

No through traffic will be permitted during the closure.

We appreciate your patience and cooperation while this work is underway.

Florida Avenue Lane Shift

October 19, 2016 -
8:00am to 6:00pm

Weather permitting, the north travel lanes of traffic on Florida Avenue between Busey Avenue and Orchard Street will be shifted to the south from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday October 19, 2016.

Florida Avenue will remain open to traffic at all times during the lane shift.

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