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

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

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
INFORMATION RELEASE July 10, 2018 Urbana, IL - July 9, 2018.
Post date: Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 09:25
Weather permitting; West Oregon Street will be closed to thru traffic between South Gregory Street and South Goodwin Avenue from 6:00 a.m. Saturday, July 7, 2018 through 4:00 p.m. Saturday July 7, 2018 for removal of a tower crane by Custom Service Crane for the University of Illinois. No thru traffic will be permitted on West Oregon Street between South Gregory Street and South Goodwin Avenue during the project. Access will be maintained to all properties along West Oregon Street.
Post date: Thursday, July 5, 2018 - 10:31
On Wednesday, July 4, 2018, the following streets in Urbana will be closed from 8:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. for the Champaign County Freedom Celebration Parade: Florida Avenue from the west City limits (Wright Street extended) to Busey Avenue Lincoln Avenue from Florida Avenue to Green Street Illinois Street from Lincoln Avenue to Goodwin Avenue Gregory Street from Illinois Street to Oregon Street We appreciate your patience while this event is underway.
Post date: Thursday, June 28, 2018 - 08:52
Closed The trees can be balled and burlapped, container grown, or produced in ground fabric bags. Quote only the trees that your nursery produces. Preference will be given to trees produced in fabric grow bags. All other selections will be by best price. All quotes will be considered until 3:00 PM on July 13, 2018.
Post date: Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 14:43