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

Closed Sealed proposals will be received by the City of Urbana in the lobby of the office of the Director of Public Works, 706 Glover Avenue, Urbana, Illinois, 61802 until 2:00 p.m. prevailing time on Thursday, November 1st 2018 for the plowing of snow on City owned parking lots. The Proposal shall be publicly opened and read aloud at 2:05 p.m. on said date. The RFP documents may be examined and copies obtained at the office of the Director of Public Works, 706 Glover Avenue, Urbana, Illinois.
Post date: Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 08:41
The City of Urbana has contracted with Feutz Construction Inc. from Paris, Illinois, to perform pavement repair at various locations. The project award amount of $84,660 is funded with Capital Replacement and Improvement funds. The proposed improvements are located on:
Post date: Monday, October 15, 2018 - 16:52
Closed The City of Urbana, Public Works Department, Arbor Division is seeking quotes for growing and supplying annual flowers for spring of 2019. Flowers are specific to plant variety and pot size. Substitutions will be considered. Price must include delivery to the Arbor shop at 901 N. Smith Road on May 14 or 15, 2019. Final vendor selection will be on best overall price with the fewest substitutions. All quotes will be considered until 3:00 PM on October 15, 2018.
Post date: Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 13:23
Weather permitting; North Goodwin Avenue will be closed to thru traffic between West Clark Street and West Main Street from 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 11, 2018 for the YingYing Zhang Garden Dedication Ceremony outside Campbell Hall. Parking will be available in Lot B-22 at the corner of Clark and Harvey Streets. No thru traffic will be permitted on North Goodwin Avenue between West Clark Street and West Main Street during the Ceremony.
Post date: Tuesday, October 9, 2018 - 14:37
On Friday, October 5, 2018, Main Street between Race Street and Broadway Avenue will be closed from 5:00 p.m. through 8:00 p.m. for the Veg Fest Urbana First Fridays Festival. Parking on this section of Main Street will not be available during the event. We appreciate your patience while this event is underway.
Post date: Wednesday, October 3, 2018 - 09:22