The City of Urbana and other local partners are hosting a bulk rain barrel and compost bin sale. Order at https://rainbarrel.ca/urbana. Subsidies for barrels are available with the following conditions:
Champaign Stormwater Utility Fee payers can apply for $29 subsidies for unlimited barrels using this form
Urbana Stormwater Utility Fee payers are limited to the purchase of 2 subsidized barrels and can apply for $25 subsidies using this form
What does the Urbana’s Public Works Department do?
The primary function of the public works department is to effectively manage, operate, and maintain the City’s public infrastructure to maximize functionality and minimize public health and safety risks. Public infrastructure in Urbana is defined as:
⦁Public Parking Lots
⦁Stormwater Management Facilities
⦁Urban Forestry & Public Landscaping
To effectively demonstrate the scale of this responsibility, did you know what Urbana’s public infrastructure is currently valued at?
We also provide a number of other critical services including:
⦁Responding to public request for information
Contact: Diane Wolfe Marlin
Mayor City of Urbana
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 14, 2021 URBANA ANNOUNCES SUSPENSION OF COVID-19 RESTRICTIONS The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) yesterday issued new guidance that will allow for vaccinated individuals to remove their masks in most indoor settings. In conjunction with CDC guidelines, and the anticipation that the State of Illinois will lift restrictions to move into Bridge to Phase 5, Urbana Mayor Diane Wolfe Marlin announces the following local restrictions will cease immediately:
1. General Masking
- No longer required to wear a face covering in a public place. This includes all businesses not used for residential purposes and all outdoor spaces.
2. Bar and Restaurant Operations
The City of Urbana has a new telephone system in place. You can easily access any department
in the City of Urbana by calling 217-384-0200. You will then receive a full list of departments to select from and utilize.