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

Department Posts

The City of Urbana will provide Christmas tree collection to all residents for one week this holiday season: January 7 - 11, 2019  Residents must follow these requirements:
Post date: Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 15:00
When the snow begins to fall, the City of Urbana Public Works Department snow crews are prepared to spring into action with a strategically organized snow removal plan designed to get the streets cleared and you on your way as quickly as possible. 
Post date: Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 17:11
Weather Permitting: Eastbound traffic along the 700 block of West University Avenue between N Busey Ave. and N Coler Ave. will be reduced to one lane from 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Wednesday, February 20, 2019 due to contract tree removal work by the City of Urbana.
Post date: Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 14:00
Weather Permitting: Westbound traffic along the 1000 block of West University Avenue at Campus Circle Apartments will be reduced to one lane from 7:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Wednesday, February 20, 2019 due to contract tree removal work by the City of Urbana.
Post date: Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 13:58
Weather Permitting: The 200 block of North McCullough Street between West Main Street and Griggs Street will be closed to traffic on both directions from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. between Monday, February 18, 2019 and Wednesday, February 20, 2019 due to tree pruning by the Urbana Public Works Arbor Division.
Post date: Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 11:11