Race Street

2011 MFT Resurfacing: Central Avenue, Lake Street and Race Street Closures

Date: 
June 28, 2011 - 7:00am to July 19, 2011 - 5:00pm

Beginning 7 am Tuesday June 28th, the south legs of Central Avenue, Lake Street and Race Streets at the intersection with Park Street will be closed to through traffic to allow for the reconstruction of the side street approaches.  Weather permitting, these road closures are expected to be in effect for 3 weeks and Central Avenue, Lake Street and Race Street are expected to be re-opened by 5 pm Tuesday, July 19th.


We apologize for any inconvienence these closures may cause.

Race Street Lane Closure at Pennslyvania Avenue

Date: 
March 14, 2011 - 7:00am to March 21, 2011 - 12:00pm

The City is making storm sewer repairs on Race Street at its intersection with Pennsylvania Avenue. The south bound lane of Race Street to 50-feet south of the intersection with Pennsylvania Avenue will be closed beginning at 7:00 A.M. on Monday March, 14 2011 to Monday March 21, 2011 at 12:00 P.M. weather permitting.


Vehicles needing to make a right turn on Pennsylvania Avenue to Race Street will be detoured on Carle Avenue south to Vermont Avenue and then east back to Race Street.


We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Race Street Road Closure

Date: 
August 16, 2010 - 7:00am to August 26, 2010 - 5:00pm

Sewer InstallationThe City of Urbana is installing a new storm sewer on Race Street between University Avenue and the Norfolk-Southern (N-S) Railroad Tracks. Race Street south of University Avenue to the N-S Railroad Tracks will be closed to all thru traffic weather permitting beginning on Monday August 16, 2010 at 7:00 A.M. to Thursday August 26, 2010 at 5:00 P.M.


All residents and businesses along Race Street south of University Avenue to the N-S Railroad Tracks will be able to access their properties. Thru traffic on Race Street will be detoured to Broadway Avenue by Water Street and University Avenue.

Street Closure on Florida Avenue Between Race Street and Vine Street

Date: 
July 19, 2010 - 6:00am to July 23, 2010 - 2:00pm

Florida Avenue will be closed to through traffic from Race Street to Vine Street from Monday, July 19, 2010 through Friday, July 23, 2010 to perform street repairs.  Residents living within the construction area may use Broadway Avenue to access their homes.


During construction, eastbound traffic will be directed north on Race Street to Pennsylvania Avenue, east on Pennsylvania Avenue to Vine Street and south on Vine Street to Florida Avenue. 


Westbound traffic will be directed north on Vine Street to Pennsylvania Avenue, west on Pennsylvania Avenue to Race Street and south on Race Street to Florida Avenue.


We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.


Please note that inclement weather may impact the start and/or completion dates of this project.  Updates will be posted on the website.