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 The City of Urbana is seeking bids from qualified vendors to provide two 2019 Ford Fusion SE sedans.  Sealed bids will be accepted at the Public Works Department, 706 Glover, Urbana, Illinois, 61802, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Bids will be accepted up to and no later than 2:00 p.m. CST, Thursday, March 7, 2019 and at said time the bids shall be opened and read publically.  The bid document is attached for download on this page below.
Post date: Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 13:55
Weather Permitting: Eastbound traffic along the 700 block of West University Avenue between N Busey Ave. and N Coler Ave. will be reduced to one lane from 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Wednesday, February 20, 2019 due to contract tree removal work by the City of Urbana.
Post date: Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 14:00
Weather Permitting: Westbound traffic along the 1000 block of West University Avenue at Campus Circle Apartments will be reduced to one lane from 7:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Wednesday, February 20, 2019 due to contract tree removal work by the City of Urbana.
Post date: Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 13:58
Weather Permitting: The 200 block of North McCullough Street between West Main Street and Griggs Street will be closed to traffic on both directions from 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. between Monday, February 18, 2019 and Wednesday, February 20, 2019 due to tree pruning by the Urbana Public Works Arbor Division.
Post date: Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 11:11
South Cedar Street will be closed to thru traffic between West High Street and West Illinois Street from 8:00 a.m. on Friday, March 1, 2019 until 4:00 p.m. on Monday, March 4, 2019 for an emergency sanitary sewer repair by Freds Plumbing. No thru traffic will be permitted on South Cedar Street between West High Street and West Illinois Street during the closure. Motorists are encouraged to drive carefully around this area. Thank you in advance for your patience and cooperation during this time
Post date: Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - 16:48