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

Recycle electronic items for FREE at the upcoming countywide electronics recycling event on May 5 from 8 AM - 12 noon.  Event held rain or shine.
Post date: Monday, March 26, 2012 - 14:16
Sealed BIDS will be received until 2:00 P.M. prevailing time on APRIL 19, 2012 and opened and read aloud publicly at 2:05 P.M.prevailing time on APRIL 19, 2012 at the office of the City ENGINEER, 706 South Glover, Urbana, Illinois, 61802 for the furnishing of all materials, equipment and labor necessary for the 2012 Miscellaneous Sewer Repair Project (City Section 12-00514-00-SR) including rehabilitation of storm and sanitary sewers (point repairs) anticipated to occur in 2012-2014.
Post date: Wednesday, March 21, 2012 - 11:30
The City of Urbana has contracted with Kinney Contractors to perform concrete pavement patching. Weather permitting, Silver Street from Cottage Grove Avenue to Philo Road will be closed to thru traffic beginning March 22, 2012 and should be completed by April 27, 2012. Local traffic will be maintained. No parking will be allowed along the edge of the street on the day of the work. The City will post signs to notify the public of the date and times in which the no parking will be in effect.
Post date: Wednesday, March 21, 2012 - 11:01
Sealed bids will be received for the construction of Willow Road Street Improvements (City Section 11-00502-00-PV) to construct a new Concrete street on Willow Road, north of Anthony Drive.  Bids 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, March 29, 2012 and then at said office will be publicly opened and read aloud at 2:00 p.m. on said date.
Post date: Monday, March 12, 2012 - 14:46
The City of Urbana has contracted with Kinney Contractors to perform concrete pavement patching.   Weather permitting, Cottage Grove Avenue will continue to be closed to thru traffic and should be completed by April 13, 2012. Local traffic will be maintained. No parking will be allowed along the edge of the street on the day of the work. The City will post signs to notify the public of the date and times in which the no parking will be in effect.
Post date: Thursday, March 8, 2012 - 14:16