Notices & Alerts

Saline Court Lane Closures

Date: 
January 16, 2017 - 7:00am to January 20, 2017 - 5:00pm

Weather permitting, periodic lane closures for pavement coring can be expected along Saline Court from Lincoln Avenue to the cul-de-sac, starting at 7 am, Monday, January 16, 2017 and ending at 5 pm, Friday January 20, 2017. Two-way traffic will be maintained on Saline Court at all times.

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

Somer Drive Lane Closures

Date: 
January 16, 2017 - 7:00am to January 20, 2017 - 5:00pm

Weather permitting, periodic lane closures for pavement coring can be expected along Somer Drive from Lincoln Avenue to the bridge over the Saline, starting at 7 am, Monday, January 16, 2017 and ending at 5 pm, Friday January 20, 2017. Two-way traffic will be maintained on Somer Drive at all times.

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

Lincoln Avenue Lane Closures

Date: 
January 16, 2017 - 7:00am to January 20, 2017 - 5:00pm

Weather permitting, periodic lane closures for pavement coring can be expected along Lincoln Avenue from Somer Drive to Saline Court, starting at 7 am, Monday, January 16, 2017 and ending at 5 pm, Friday January 20, 2017. Two-way traffic will be maintained on Lincoln Avenue at all times.

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 - Regular Schedule

Date: 
December 26, 2016 - 7:00am to January 6, 2017 - 5:00pm

U-Cycle will follow its regular schedule for the weeks of December 26 and January 2.  Since the actual holidays fall on a weekend there is no change to your collection day!

Questions may be directed to (217) 384-2302


Happy Holidays!

Notice of Neighborhood Meetings and Public Hearing

Date: 
January 9, 2017 - 7:00pm to January 12, 2017 - 7:00pm

The City of Urbana and the Urbana HOME Consortium (comprised of the City of Urbana, the City of Champaign, and Champaign County) are seeking citizen input regarding community needs for the preparation of the Annual Action Plan (AAP) for Fiscal Year 2017-2018. The AAP establishes budgets for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME) Program.

The dates and places for the scheduled neighborhood meetings and public hearing are as follows:

Urbana Sidewalk Snow Removal Requirements in Effect

Date: 
December 19, 2016 - 12:00pm to December 20, 2016 - 12:00pm

At 12:00 p.m., Monday, December 19, 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., Tuesday, December 20, 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.

Property Tax Levy Public Hearing

Date: 
December 12, 2016 - 7:00pm

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT the City Council of the City of Urbana, Illinois will hold a public hearing at 7:00pm Monday, December 12, 2016, in the Council Chambers of the Urbana City Building, 400 South Vine Street, Urbana, for the purpose of receiving public comment regarding the 2016 Property Tax Levy.

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.

Winter Street Conditions

Date: 
January 13, 2017 - 4:00pm to January 16, 2017 - 5:00pm

January 14, 2017 09:40 pm: Public Works crews are scheduled to work through the weekend to address the forecasted freezing rain. The Primary, Secondary, Business District and Parking Lot Routes are in good shape for now. Crews are treating the Residential Routes at this time. Please use caution during winter weather conditions.

For further information please visit http://www.urbanaillinois.us/residents/snow-removal-information

 

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