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

Road closed on Vermont Street between Busey Ave  & Orchard Street to through traffic beginning 8/13/10 9:00 am  - Saturday 8/14/10 – 5:00 pm for an emergency sewer repair. 
Post date: Friday, August 13, 2010 - 09:15
Post date: Tuesday, August 10, 2010 - 11:16
The City of Urbana is installing a new storm sewer on Race Street between University Avenue and the Norfolk-Southern (N-S) Railroad Tracks. Race Street south of University Avenue to the N-S Railroad Tracks will be closed to all thru traffic weather permitting beginning on Monday August 16, 2010 at 7:00 A.M. to Thursday August 26, 2010 at 5:00 P.M.
Post date: Friday, August 6, 2010 - 11:18
Beginning Monday August 9th, weather permitting the Park Street Reconstruction Project will start construction. This project consists of removing the existing brick and asphalt pavements, curb and gutters, driveway approaches, sidewalk ramps and then installing a new concrete pavement with new curb and gutter and new street lighting utilizing light emitting diodes.
Post date: Thursday, August 5, 2010 - 09:17
The City of Urbana is pleased to announce that the Goodwin Avenue Pedestrian and Bicycle Safety Improvement Project was recently awarded with a Exemplary Human Environment Initiative Award by the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA).
Post date: Monday, August 2, 2010 - 09:50