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

Join us at the Urbana Civic Center for this free event.You’ve seen the amazing success of Common Ground Food Co-op! You’ve heard about our local Art Theater’s revitalization and efforts to become a co-op. Now come hear how Cleveland’s community has taken it one step further - creating jobs and economic strength through the Evergreen Co-ops!
Post date: Friday, February 24, 2012 - 10:56
Looking for a great way to get involved with your community? Interested in being a spokesperson for your neighborhood? If so, the Urbana Park District Advisory Committee, or UPDAC, has a position just for you.
Post date: Tuesday, February 7, 2012 - 12:05
The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) has announced that the City of Urbana, the City of Champaign, and C-U Safe Routes To School Project will receive Safe Routes to School (SRTS) grant funding. These projects will enable and encourage elementary and middle school students to walk & bike to school, in some cases even if they live far from school. Walking & biking to school can provide health, environmental, and transportation benefits for families.
Post date: Thursday, January 26, 2012 - 09:30
Saturday 1/21/12 at 7 pm and Sunday 1/22/12 at 11 pm.As part of Urbana Public Television's celebration of Dr. King's legacy, we're providing additional opportunities to share the 11th Annual Countywide Celebration held January 13th.  It will be rebroadcast on UPTV at 7 pm on Saturday 1/21 and again at 11 pm on Sunday 1/22. 
Post date: Friday, January 13, 2012 - 12:20
The City of Urbana is looking for volunteers to serve on the Zoning Board of Appeals.The Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) is a commission of Urbana citizens whose principal duties are to review variances from the strict application of the zoning ordinance and to review conditional use requests. Regular meetings are scheduled to be held on the third Wednesday of each month at 7:30 p.m. in the Urbana City Council Chambers. Volunteers must be residents of Urbana.
Post date: Friday, December 30, 2011 - 09:47