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

LANE CLOSURE – EAST MAIN STREET The east bound lane of East Main Street will be closed to thru traffic between Cottage Grove Avenue and Glover Avenue, starting on Monday October 21 at 7:00am until Friday November 1 at 5:00pm to install a new sanitary sewer manhole. The marked detour route will be Cottage Grove Avenue to Green Street to Glover Avenue to East Main Street. Motorists are encouraged to drive carefully through this and all construction zones.
Post date: Thursday, October 17, 2019 - 12:01
Requesting Department: Urbana Public WorksContact Person: Barb StiehlAddress: 706 South Glover AvenueTelephone No.: (217) 384-2342E-mail Address: blstiehl@urbanaillinois.us The City of Urbana, Illinois seeks bids from qualified vendors for the supply and delivery of the City's annual requirement for virgin lubricating oils to be used in its City Fleet.
Post date: Wednesday, October 9, 2019 - 10:54
Urbana, IL - The City of Urbana’s Solar partnership with Sunpower Corporation to develop a commercial solar array on top of the City’s closed landfill has received a crucial financial incentive from the State of Illinois’ Solar For All program. The program provides financial incentives for developers to build new solar energy facilities that supply electricity to low income qualified households.
Post date: Monday, October 7, 2019 - 10:26
The Urbana High School Homecoming Parade will take place on Friday, October 11, 2019. Race Street from Michigan Avenue to Iowa Street will be closed to through traffic beginning at 1:00 p.m. through the start of the parade at 3:00 p.m. The parade will end at approximately 3:30 p.m. Traffic along the parade route will only be obstructed for the short time it takes for the parade to clear the area. The route for the parade is as follows:
Post date: Monday, October 7, 2019 - 08:18
CLOSED The following is sought: Facilities and Street Can Waste Collection Services
Post date: Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 08:04