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

Request For ProposalsThe City of Urbana, Environmental Management Division, is looking for a company to do case by case mowing of properties that have failed to comply with City ordinances for grass height and weed control.Proposals will be received until 8:00 a.m. prevailing time on Monday, May 3, 2010.
Post date: Tuesday, April 20, 2010 - 14:41
Notice of Invitation to BidBid deadline: Wednesday, May 5, 2010 at 1:15 P.M.
Post date: Friday, April 9, 2010 - 13:45
Post date: Friday, April 9, 2010 - 12:53
Reconstruction of Windsor Road from Boulder Drive, just east of Philo Road, to High Cross Road (IL. Rte. 130), is expected to resume, weather permitting, the week of March 29th, 2010. This work will continue through November 2010 with some weather dependent items finished in spring 2011. Motorists are reminded that a new law went into effect January 1st making it illegal to use a cell phone in a CONSTRUCTION ZONE without the use of a hands-free device.
Post date: Thursday, March 25, 2010 - 11:26
The City will be installing new storm sewer on Illinois Street between Vine Street and Walnut Street. One lane of west bound traffic on Illinois Street will be closed from Thursday March 25, 2010 to Thursday April 1, 2010 weather permitting. Illinois Street will remain open to thru traffic during the storm sewer installation. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
Post date: Wednesday, March 24, 2010 - 16:05