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

Post date: Thursday, May 31, 2012 - 10:02
The City of Urbana, Department of Public Works, is accepting bids for Tuck Pointing and Concrete Masonry Unit (CMU) Replacement for its Public Works building located at 706 South Glover Avenue, Urbana, Illinois and the repainting of its storage facility and Public Works building at 704 and 706 South Glover Avenue, Urbana, Illinois.
Post date: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 - 08:23
Recently a crew from the Public Works Department cleared foliage from the roadways.  This made road signs visible to drivers and prevented vehicles from getting damaged by the overgrown brush. 
Post date: Friday, May 25, 2012 - 09:50
Beginning 7:00 a.m. Thursday , May 24, 2012 through 5:00 p.m. Friday, May 25, 2012 weather permitting, University Avenue will have periodic lane closures in the westbound lane from Cunningham Avenue to Coler Avenue to allow for the installation of fiber optic cable. Two-way traffic will be maintained on University Avenue at all times while this work is performed.The City of Urbana has contracted with John Burns Construction Company from Orland Park, Illinois to install fiber optic conduit and handholes throughout various streets in the City of Urbana.
Post date: Tuesday, May 22, 2012 - 12:50
Sealed bids for furnishing materials, equipment, and labor necessary for City Section 12-00515-00-PV--Cunningham Avenue Street Improvements 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 Friday, June 8, 2012 and publicly read aloud at 2:00 p.m. at said office.
Post date: Tuesday, May 22, 2012 - 09:43