Department Posts

Busey Avenue and Iowa Street Closures

Date: 
September 2, 2014 - 7:00am - September 12, 2014 - 5:00pm

Busey Avenue will be closed to through traffic from Pennsylvania Avenue to Nevada Street, at 7:00 am on Tuesday, September 2, 2014.

Iowa Street will be closed to through traffic from Lincoln Avenue to Orchard Street, at 7:00 am on Tuesday, September 2, 2014.

This closure is expected to continue until F

Labor Day Parade Route

Date: 
September 1, 2014 - 10:00am - 11:00am

On Monday, September 1, 2014, the Champaign County AFL/CIO will be conducting their annual Labor Day parade from 10:00 a.m.

North Goodwin Avenue and Park Street Closure

Date: 
August 27, 2014 - 7:00am - September 10, 2014 - 5:00pm

G.A. Rich will be installing a new storm sewer at the intersection of North Goodwin Avenue and Park Street as part of the Campus Circle Project. The intersection of North Goodwin Avenue and Park Street will be closed to through traffic beginning Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at 7:00 a.m. and ending Wednesday, September 10, 2014 at 5:00 p.m., weather permitting.

Urbana-Champaign Sanitary District Open House

Date: 
September 13, 2014 - 9:00am - 3:00pm

The Urbana & Champaign Sanitary District at 1100 E. University will host its third annual Open House Saturday, September 13. District personnel will provide tours of the wastewater treatment plant. The event features historical and informational videos, along with poster displays illustrating how the processes work to clean the water.

Urbana Named as Quarterfinalist in Georgetown University Energy Prize Competition

Thanks to the initiative of local sixth grader Saba Manetti-Tesfaye, the City of Urbana is one step closer to winning a prize for tackling climate change on the local level.