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

At 12:00 p.m., Monday January 21, 2019, the Urbana Public Works Director will declare the sidewalk snow and ice removal requirements in effect for the Downtown, University and South Philo Road snow removal districts.
Post date: Sunday, January 13, 2019 - 13:58
Due to the Christmas holiday on Tuesday, December 25, 2018, U-Cycle collections will be delayed one day for the remainder of that week.  Tuesday's U-Cycle route will be collected on Wednesday, Wednesday's route on Thursday, etc.  Due to the New Year's Day holiday on Tuesday, January 1, 2019, U-Cycle collections will be delayed one day for the remainder of that week. 
Post date: Tuesday, December 18, 2018 - 10:46
Weather permitting; Southbound Race Street will be closed to thru traffic between West Elm Street and West Green Street from 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, December 19, 2018 for construction at the Urbana Free Library done by English Brothers Company. No thru traffic will be permitted on Southbound Race Street between West Elm Street and West Green Street during the hours of 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Northbound traffic and intersections will not be affected by the project.
Post date: Monday, December 17, 2018 - 10:21
The City of Urbana will provide Christmas tree collection to all residents for one week this holiday season: January 7 - 11, 2019  Residents must follow these requirements:
Post date: Wednesday, December 12, 2018 - 15:00
Closed The following is sought: City of Urbana, Illinois, will entertain bids to provide all supervision, labor, tools, equipment and services required to perform tree and stump removal work in the City of Urbana as specified herein.
Post date: Wednesday, November 21, 2018 - 10:09