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

Sealed BIDS for the construction of the Vine and Washington Resurfacing Project (City Section 18-00615-00-RS) including: removal and replacement of concrete roadway surface, removal and replacement of concrete curb, removal and replacement of bituminous roadway surface at select locations, reconstruction of sidewalk ramps and other incidental work will be received by the City of Urbana at the office of the Director of Public Works, 706 South Glover Avenue, Urbana, Illinois 61802 until 12:55 p.m. prevailing time on Friday, May 22, 2020 and p
Post date: Monday, May 11, 2020 - 12:09
The City of Urbana is seeking bids from qualified vendors to provide cleaning and televising for 2,404 feet of 2-inch diameter force main. Sealed bids will be accepted at the Public Works Department, 706 South Glover Street, Urbana, Illinois, 61802, Monday to Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Bids will be accepted up to and no later than 1:30 p.m. CST, Thursday, May 21, 2020. Please register below to receive the bid documents and any subsequent addenda.
Post date: Friday, May 1, 2020 - 10:07
Sealed BIDS for the construction of the Nevada Street Series Street Light Replacement Project (City Section 19-00625-00-LT) including: installation of 24 new street lights and approximately 4,000 linear feet of underground electrical conduit and other incidental work and appurtenances will be received by the City of Urbana at the office of the Director of Public Works, 706 South Glover Avenue, Urbana, Illinois 61802 until 1:55 p.m. prevailing time on Thursday, May 14, 2020 and publicly opened and read aloud at 2:00 p.m. at
Post date: Thursday, April 30, 2020 - 08:47
Starting April 1, 2020, the intersection of Wright Street and Green Street will be closed to east-west through traffic to allow for the reconstruction of the pavement within the intersection.  The alternate route for Green Street traffic traveling across Wright Street is to use Goodwin Avenue in Urbana and Fourth Street in Champaign to access either Springfield Avenue or University Avenue. Some key pieces of information related to vehicle and pedestrian access at the intersection during this phase of the work are:
Post date: Monday, March 30, 2020 - 11:47
Champaign - UrbanaSolid Waste Disposal SystemManagement GroupNOTICE OF MEETINGDATE: Monday March 23, 2020TIME: 4:30 P.M.PLACE: (312) 626-6799 Access Code 266 401 328 # or at https://zoom.us/j/266401328AGENDAI. Call to OrderII. Co-Directors’ Reporta. Solar Facility Ground LeaseIII. Resolution to authorize the Director to execute a lease agreementIV. Audience ParticipationV. Adjournment
Post date: Friday, March 20, 2020 - 15:53