Office of the Mayor

Mayor of Urbana: Diane Marlin

Duties are defined by state law for Urbana's mayor-aldermanic form of government.

  • The mayor is the chief executive of the city.
  • The mayor appoints numerous officials and staff including the Police Chief, Fire Chief, Director of Public Works, and Director of Community Development as well as members of city boards and commissions, all with the approval of the city council.
  • Represents the City on intergovernmental boards (e.g., METCAD, Regional Planning Commission, Champaign-Urbana Area Transportation Study)
  • Chairs City Council Meetings
  • Serves as Liquor Commissioner
  • Works with City Council to plan and implement city goals, plans, standards and policies
  • Manages resources for achievement of City goals and objectives
  • Oversees hiring, the regular review of compensation, benefits and working conditions, and the discipline of all City personnel
  • Represents the City in various intergovernmental activities, in matters with the news media and at public relations meetings and events
  • Works with Finance Director to develop the annual budget proposal and administer the approved budget

To contact the Mayor, please contact Kate Brickman, Executive Assistant to the Mayor at 384-2456 or klbrickmanlevy@urbanaillinois.us

For information regarding liquor licensing, please contact Kate Brickman at 384-2456 or klbrickmanlevy@urbanaillinois.us

 

Address: 
Urbana City Building
400 South Vine Street
61801 Urbana , IL
Hours: 
M-F 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Phone: 
(217) 384-2456

Department Posts

Closed The following is sought: The police department is seeking a company to remove all of the old lockers in the two police department locker rooms. The police department will then need the vendor to supply replacement lockers and install them per the manufacturer specifications and any applicable city codes.
Post date: Thursday, March 14, 2019 - 15:41
Closed The City of Urbana is seeking bids from qualified vendors to provide two 2019 Ford Fusion SE sedans.  Sealed bids will be accepted at the Public Works Department, 706 Glover, Urbana, Illinois, 61802, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Bids will be accepted up to and no later than 2:00 p.m. CST, Thursday, March 7, 2019 and at said time the bids shall be opened and read publically.  The bid document is attached for download on this page below.
Post date: Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 13:55
Closed Night Vision-L3 EoTech AN/PVS 24 (M2124LR) Infrared Laser-EoTech ATIPAL (AN/PEQ15) Quotes are due to Lt. Jason Norton, nortonjd@urbanaillinois.us, no later than Friday September 28, 2018 at 5pm (CST). If you have any questions, please contact Lt. Norton by email or phone.
Post date: Tuesday, September 25, 2018 - 09:16
Closed The Urbana Police Department is seeking quotes for new tactical vests. The specific vests and components listed below are not interchangeable with any other brand or manufacturer. Measuring/sizing will be completed at the Urbana Police Department by vendor. Only quotes for the complete list of specific items will be accepted.
Post date: Wednesday, August 8, 2018 - 10:18
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Post date: Tuesday, July 17, 2018 - 14:41