News & Press

UPTV Receives National Awards

The City of Urbana is pleased to announce that Urbana Public Television (UPTV) has won two national awards at the Alliance for Community Media’s annual conference in Philadelphia, PA. 

O'Brien Auto Park of Urbana to Donate Vehicle to Urbana High School for Student "In Good Standing"

As part of the celebrations for the 100th anniversary of the Urbana High School, O’Brien Auto Park of Urbana is partnering with UHS for their “In Good Standing” program.

City of Urbana Receives Silver Level Award in Illinois Healthy Worksite Designation Program

Urbana, Illinois—The City of Urbana is pleased to announce it has been designated a Silver level recipient in the inaugural Illinois Healthy Worksite Designation program. Only 10 other organizations statewide received this level of recognition.

West Nile Virus Season Begins

The Champaign-Urbana Public Health District expects to start seeing West Nile Virus positive mosquito samples in the next few weeks.  The District is sharing an activity chart to help residents plan their activities to limit exposure to mosquitos carrying the virus.

U-C ENERGY STAR Challenge Surpasses First Two Goals

The Urbana-Champaign ENERGY STAR Challenge has exceeded the first two goals in the partnership’s two year effort to engage commercial buildings to save energy.

Olympian Drive Project Construction Begins

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The Olympian Drive Construction Project has been awarded by the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) to Feutz Construction Contractors, Inc. from Paris, Illinois.

Summer Arts Class Guide

The Public Arts Commission has compiled a list of 2014 summer arts classes available in the Urbana-Champaign Area: Summer 2014 Urbana Champaign Guide to Local Art Classes

 

To inquire about submitting classes for inclusion in this li

Emerald Ash Borer is in Urbana

Emeral Ash BorerEmerald Ash Borer, EAB, has been discovered in Urbana on both private and public trees in numerous locations around the community. We ask citizens to be on the lookout for the insect and infected trees.

Urbana School District Offering Summer Breakfast & Lunch to All Children 18 & Under

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Urbana School District #116 will continue to offer free summer meals during July at Urbana High School as part of the Seamless Summer Food program sponsored by the federal government.

2014 Champaign-Urbana International Humanitarian Awards Call for Nominations

The Cities of Champaign and Urbana will be celebrating their 12th Annual Champaign-Urbana International Humanitarian Awards (CUIHA) Program on Thursday, September 25th, 2014.