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

Take advantage of one-day only bulk pricing for rain barrels and compost bins.  Urbana and Champaign Stormwater Utility Fee payers are eligible for a $25 rebate for rain barrels with proof of residency such as a utility bill.  Sale is open to all.  Pre-order:
Post date: Friday, April 5, 2019 - 09:30
*ONLINE REGISTRATION HAS FILLED.*  Questions may be directed to U-CYCLE at (217) 384-2302. The next electronics recycling event will be held on Saturday, October 12, 2019, from 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  Registration details will be online in September 2019.  Acceptable items are listed on the registration website and include:
Post date: Thursday, April 4, 2019 - 09:38
Get up to 42 five-gallon buckets of LRC product for $30! The Landscape Recycling Center is replacing its previous compost bucket program with a new punch card system that includes an expanded line-up of LRC products. For just $30 per card, you can:
Post date: Wednesday, March 27, 2019 - 15:03
Weather permitting; Southbound Traffic on North Lincoln Avenue will be reduced to one lane between West Park Street and West Hill Street from 7:00 a.m. Tuesday, March 19, 2019 through 4:00 p.m. Friday March 29, 2019 for curb and driveway improvements for the Retreat Development. Access will be maintained to all properties along North Lincoln Avenue during the project. Traffic control will be in place to guide motorists through the areas where travel is reduced to one lane.
Post date: Monday, March 18, 2019 - 14:04
The Urbana Business Association is sponsoring the World’s Shortest St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Downtown Urbana on Sunday, March 17th, 2019. The following street will be closed from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.: One block of Main Street between Race Street continuing west to the Springfield Avenue Split. The following streets will be closed from 2:40 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.:
Post date: Friday, March 15, 2019 - 11:53