Public Works

Our mission:  The Urbana Public Works Department promotes growth in the City of Urbana by maintaining, constructing and improving the City's infrastructure.  We preserve the quality of life for the citizens, visitors, businesses and government agencies (both within the City and in the surrounding areas).  Our department strives to provide prompt and courteous service in a professional, efficient and cost-effective manner to safeguard the safety, health and welfare of those we serve.

Our motto:  Urbana Public Works Department--Working for You

Address: 
706 S. Glover Ave.
61802 Urbana , IL
Hours: 
M-F 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Phone: 
(217) 384-2342
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Contributors: 
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Department Posts

The City of Urbana will restrict parking and close several streets to thru traffic for the Illinois Marathon, which will take place on Saturday, April 28, 2018. Urbana Street Closing Information: All street closings will begin at 6:00 AM. The entire route will be closed by 6:30 AM. (Traffic will be pulsed across the route when possible). The following streets will re-open at these approximate times:
Post date: Tuesday, April 24, 2018 - 10:11
Weather permitting; as part of the 2017 Storm Sewer Cleaning and Televising Project, Michels Corporation will be cleaning and televising sewers and will close the outside travel lanes on Cunningham Avenue between Crystal Lake Drive and Airport Road on Monday, May 21, 2018 at 7:00 a.m. Intermittent lane closures will continue through Friday, June 1, 2018.
Post date: Friday, May 18, 2018 - 16:52
Weather permitting; South Lynn Street will be closed to thru traffic between East Oregon Street and East Washington Street from 7:00 a.m. Monday, May 21, 2018 through 5:00 p.m. Friday May 25, 2018 for a sanitary sewer connection by Bash & Schrock Inc. No thru traffic will be permitted on South Lynn Street between East Oregon Street and East Washington Street during the repair. Access will be maintained to all properties along South Lynn Street.
Post date: Friday, May 18, 2018 - 16:27
Weather permitting; the intersection of South Anderson Street and East High Street will be closed to thru traffic from 7:00 a.m. Monday, May 21, 2018 through 5:00 p.m. Friday May 25, 2018 for a water main replacement by Duce Construction for Illinois American Water Company. Access will be maintained to all properties along South Anderson Street and East High Street but no thru traffic will be permitted through the intersection during the project.
Post date: Friday, May 18, 2018 - 16:23
Weather permitting, periodic lane closures for pavement and crack sealing can be expected on Vine Street between Main Street and University Avenue starting 8:00 a.m., Wednesday May 16, 2018 and ending at 5:00 p.m., Friday May 18, 2018. Two-way traffic will be maintained on Vine Street at all times. Motorists are encouraged to drive carefully through all construction zones.
Post date: Tuesday, May 15, 2018 - 16:28