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

Closed The Champaign-Urbana Solid Waste Disposal System (CUSWDS) will receive proposals to provide for Collection and Chemical Analysis of Groundwater, Surface Water, and Leachate Samples from the Urbana Landfill Complex. The proposal document may be obtained from the Urbana Public Works Department, 706 South Glover Avenue, Urbana, IL, 61802.
Post date: Monday, April 23, 2018 - 13:26
Join us in thanking the Urbana Rotary Club, Dr. Holly Rosencranz and Warren Lavey at the Parkway of 105 Meadow Drive, Urbana.
Post date: Thursday, April 19, 2018 - 18:11
Weather permitting; South Poplar Street will be closed to thru traffic between East Green Street and East Illinois Street starting at 7:00 a.m. Monday April 16, 2018 through 5:00 p.m. Friday April 20, 2018 for a sanitary sewer repair done by D&S Sewer Service. Access will be maintained to all properties along South Poplar Street but no thru traffic will be permitted on South Poplar Street between East Green Street and East Illinois Street during the repair.
Post date: Friday, April 13, 2018 - 16:32
Weather permitting; Griggs Street will be closed to traffic from Race Street to Wood Street starting at 11:00 a.m. Saturday April 14, 2018 through 6:00 p.m. Saturday April 14, 2018 for the Boneyard Arts Festival. Motorists are encouraged to drive carefully through this and all festival areas. Please use caution when traveling in this area. Thank you in advance for your patience and cooperation during this project.
Post date: Wednesday, April 11, 2018 - 15:16
Weather permitting; as part of the 2017 Storm Sewer Cleaning and Televising Project, Michels Corporation will be cleaning and televising sewers and will close the outside travel lanes on Cunningham Avenue between Crystal Lake Drive and Airport Road on Monday, April 9, 2018 at 7:00 a.m. Intermittent lane closures will continue through Friday, May 4, 2018.
Post date: Friday, April 6, 2018 - 16:51