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

Starting at 6:30 am Sunday May 6. 2012 through 5:00 pm the following streets will be closed for the Urbana Grand Prix. Main Street from Vine Street to Race Street Race Street from Main Street to Elm Street Broadway Avenue from Elm Street to Water Street Water Street from Vine Street to Broadway Avenue Walnut Street from Main Street to Water Street Elm Street from Race Street to Vine Street We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.
Post date: Tuesday, May 1, 2012 - 10:20
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. Beginning 7:00 a.m. Wednesday, May 2, 2012 through 5:00 p.m. Friday, May 11, 2012 weather permitting, Windsor Road will have periodic lane closures in the westbound lane from High Cross Road to Myra Ridge Drive to allow for the installation of fiber optic handholes. Two-way traffic will be maintained on Windsor Road at all times while this work is performed.
Post date: Monday, April 30, 2012 - 12:14
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. Beginning 7:00 a.m. Wednesday, May 2, 2012 through 5:00 p.m. Wednesday, May 9, 2012 weather permitting, Lincoln Avenue will have periodic lane closures in the northbound lane from Park Street to Sunset Avenue to allow for the installation of fiber optic conduit and handholes. Two-way traffic will be maintained on Lincoln Avenue at all times while this work is performed.
Post date: Monday, April 30, 2012 - 12:12
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. Beginning 7:00 a.m. Wednesday, May 2, 2012 through 5:00 p.m. Thursday, May 3, 2012 weather permitting, Vine Street will have periodic lane closures in the northbound lane from Illinois Street to Green Street to allow for the installation of fiber optic conduit and handholes. Two-way traffic will be maintained on Vine Street at all times while this work is performed.
Post date: Monday, April 30, 2012 - 12:09
Beginning Monday, April 30, 2012 at 7:00 a.m. and ending on Friday, May 4, 2012 at 5:00 p.m., Shaw Brothers Concrete and Illinois American Water Company will have the following lanes closed at Vine Street and Main Street for water main repairs:
Post date: Friday, April 27, 2012 - 10:11