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NORTH WRIGHT STREET CLOSURE AT THE NORFOLK AND SOUTHERN RAILROAD CROSSING

Date: 
September 14, 2020 - 6:00am to September 16, 2020 - 8:00pm

NORTH WRIGHT STREET CLOSURE AT THE NORFOLK AND SOUTHERN RAILROAD CROSSING 

Weather permitting; North Wright Street will be closed to thru at the Norfolk and Southern Railroad Crossing from 6:00 a.m. Monday, September 14, 2020 to 8:00 p.m. Wednesday, September 16, 2020 to repair the railroad crossing by Norfolk and Southern. No thru traffic will be permitted on North Wright Street at the railroad crossing during the project. There will be a marked detour route to Hill Street to North Goodwin Avenue to West Park Street. Motorists are encouraged to drive carefully through this and all construction areas.  Thank you in advance for your patience and cooperation during this project. Questions or concerns may be directed to Mr. Adam Shaw at (217) 384-2342 or ajshaw@urbanaillinois.us.   

Community Housing Development Organization Application for 2020-2021

Urbana HOME Consortium

HOME Community Development Housing Organization

A Community Housing Development Organization (CHDO) is a nonprofit, community-based organization that develops affordable housing for the community it serves. CHDOs may use HOME funds for all eligible HOME activities. 15 percent of HOME funds are set-aside for CHDO activities. A CHDO must act as the owner, developer, or sponsor of a project that is an eligible set-aside activity. Eligible activities include: the acquisition and/or rehabilitation of rental housing; new construction of rental housing; acquisition and/or rehabilitation of homebuyer properties; new construction of homebuyer properties; and direct financial assistance to purchasers of HOME-assisted housing that has been developed with HOME funds by the CHDO.

 

Virtual Adult Poets Workshop with Poet Laureate, Will Reger

Date: 
September 3, 2020 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Register in advance to attend this program

Calling all adult poets! Join Urbana Poet Laureate, Will Reger, for a one of a kind poetry workshop, where you'll build your own poetry skills. Poets and writers of all levels are welcome! Whether you've ever written before or have a long history of creative writing, this workshop will offer a chance to flex your poetic muscle! ​

We ask that you register in advance for this program.  We will send a zoom link and program information via email. 

Notice of 2021 Municipal Elections

NOTICE IS HERBY GIVEN FOR 2021 Consolidated Primary and 2021 Consolidated Election.  City of Urbana Seal

Packets are available for anyone interested in the following positions: 

  •  Mayor
  •  City Clerk
  •  Council Member Ward 1
  •  Council Member Ward 2
  •  Council Member Ward 3
  •  Council Member Ward 4
  •  Council Member Ward 5
  •  Council Member Ward 6
  •  Council Member Ward 7
  •  Cunningham Township Supervisor
  •  Cunningham Township Assessor