News & Press http://www.urbanaillinois.gov/news en Fall Leaf Collection 2014 http://www.urbanaillinois.gov/posts/2014/09/fall-leaf-collection-2014 <div class="field field-datetime field-field-date-full clear-block"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-start">October 20, 2014 - 6:00am</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">October 24, 2014 - 5:00pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class='node-body'><p>The City of Urbana will collect leaves and non-woody plant materials the following weeks this autumn on your U-Cycle collection day.</p></div> <div > <table> <thead> <tr> <th>Type</th> <th>File</th> <th>Size</th> </tr> </thead> <tr class="field-item odd"> <td><img class="field-icon-application-pdf" alt="application/pdf icon" title="application/pdf" src="http://www.urbanaillinois.gov/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /></td> <td><a href="http://www.urbanaillinois.gov/sites/default/files/attachments/leaf-flyer2014.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=75303" title="leaf-flyer2014.pdf">Fall Leaf Collection Flyer</a></td> <td>75KB</td> </tr> </table> </div> <div class="field field-nodereference field-field-profile-reference clear-block"> <div class="field-label">Contact Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/directory/profiles/jason-arrasmith">Jason Arrasmith</a> <a href="mailto:jlarrasmith@urbanaillinois.us">jlarrasmith@urbanaillinois.us</a> (217) 384-2416 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.urbanaillinois.gov/posts/2014/09/fall-leaf-collection-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Releases Notices & Alerts Tue, 09 Sep 2014 19:39:11 +0000 Jason Arrasmith 4632 at http://www.urbanaillinois.gov Submit Public Comment on Urbana's Climate Action Plan Phase 2 http://www.urbanaillinois.gov/posts/2014/09/submit-public-comment-urbanas-climate-action-plan-phase-2 <div class='node-body'><p>What greenhouse gas reduction strategies are most important to you?  Make your voice heard through the City's online <a href="http://urbanaillinois.us5.list-manage1.com/track/click?u=0976904319da17e19c4386164&amp;id=190452d856&amp;e=ccce413f58" target="_blank">public comment form</a>. </p></div><div class="field field-nodereference field-field-profile-reference clear-block"> <div class="field-label">Contact Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/directory/profiles/scott-tess">Scott Tess</a> <a href="mailto:srtess@urbanaillinois.us">srtess@urbanaillinois.us</a> (217) 384-2381 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.urbanaillinois.gov/posts/2014/09/submit-public-comment-urbanas-climate-action-plan-phase-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> adaptation CAP climate Energy Feature Stories gas greenhouse News Releases pollution Wed, 17 Sep 2014 16:19:34 +0000 Scott Tess 4640 at http://www.urbanaillinois.gov UPTV Receives National Awards http://www.urbanaillinois.gov/posts/2014/08/uptv-receives-national-awards <div class='node-body'><p>The City of Urbana is pleased to announce that Urbana Public Television (UPTV) has won two national awards at the <a href="http://www.allcommunitymedia.org/about-us" target="_blank">Alliance for Community Media’s</a> annual conference in Philadelphia, PA.  </p></div><div class="field field-nodereference field-field-profile-reference clear-block"> <div class="field-label">Contact Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/directory/profiles/jason-liggett">Jason Liggett</a> <a href="mailto:jcliggett@urbanaillinois.us ">jcliggett@urbanaillinois.us </a> (217) 384-2452 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.urbanaillinois.gov/posts/2014/08/uptv-receives-national-awards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Releases Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:47:00 +0000 Natalie Kenny Marquez 4607 at http://www.urbanaillinois.gov O'Brien Auto Park of Urbana to Donate Vehicle to Urbana High School for Student "In Good Standing" http://www.urbanaillinois.gov/posts/2014/08/obrien-auto-park-urbana-donate-vehicle-urbana-high-school-student-good-standing <div class='node-body'><p>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.</p></div><p><a href="http://www.urbanaillinois.gov/posts/2014/08/obrien-auto-park-urbana-donate-vehicle-urbana-high-school-student-good-standing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Releases Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:46:13 +0000 admin 4609 at http://www.urbanaillinois.gov City of Urbana Receives Silver Level Award in Illinois Healthy Worksite Designation Program http://www.urbanaillinois.gov/posts/2014/07/city-urbana-receives-silver-level-designation-illinois-healthy-worksite-designation-pr <div class='node-body'><p>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.</p></div><p><a href="http://www.urbanaillinois.gov/posts/2014/07/city-urbana-receives-silver-level-designation-illinois-healthy-worksite-designation-pr" target="_blank">read more</a></p> award healthy Illinois Healthy Worksite Designation program News Releases wellness Fri, 08 Aug 2014 18:57:28 +0000 ElizabethD 4545 at http://www.urbanaillinois.gov Walk with the Mayors http://www.urbanaillinois.gov/posts/2014/08/walk-with-mayors <div class="field field-datetime field-field-date-full clear-block"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> Date:&nbsp;</div> <span class="date-display-single">September 28, 2014 - 8:00am</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class='node-body'><p class="alignleft"><img class="imagecache-large alignleft" alt="" src="http://urbanaillinois.us/sites/default/files/imagecache/large/images/walk-with-mayors-85x11.jpg" /><strong>Champaign-Urbana Walk with the Mayors</strong></p> <p><strong>Walk for Health and Fitness with the Champaign and Urbana Mayors</strong></p> <p><strong>Urbana, IL</strong> - On Sunday, September 28<sup>th</sup>, a Walk with</p></div><div class="field field-location field-field-location clear-block"> <div class="field-label">Map Locations:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="location vcard"> <div class="adr"> <span class="fn">Crystal Lake Park</span> <div class="street-address"> 206 W Park St. </div> <span class="locality">Urbana</span>, <span class="region">IL</span> <span class="postal-code">61801</span> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.urbanaillinois.gov/posts/2014/08/walk-with-mayors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> community Events & Activities Health News Releases Walk with the Mayors walking 40.117416 -88.209164 Mon, 04 Aug 2014 20:41:04 +0000 ElizabethD 4584 at http://www.urbanaillinois.gov West Nile Virus Season Begins http://www.urbanaillinois.gov/posts/2014/07/west-nile-virus-season-begins <div class='node-body'><p>The <a href="http://www.c-uphd.org/" target="_blank">Champaign-Urbana Public Health District</a> 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.</p></div><div class="field field-nodereference field-field-profile-reference clear-block"> <div class="field-label">Contact Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/directory/profiles/scott-tess">Scott Tess</a> <a href="mailto:srtess@urbanaillinois.us">srtess@urbanaillinois.us</a> (217) 384-2381 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.urbanaillinois.gov/posts/2014/07/west-nile-virus-season-begins" target="_blank">read more</a></p> chikungunya mosquito News Releases West Nile Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:38:40 +0000 Scott Tess 4572 at http://www.urbanaillinois.gov U-C ENERGY STAR Challenge Surpasses First Two Goals http://www.urbanaillinois.gov/posts/2014/07/u-c-energy-star-challenge-surpasses-first-two-goals <div class='node-body'><p><img class="imagecache-small alignright" alt="" src="http://www.urbanaillinois.us/sites/default/files/imagecache/small/images/u-c-es-challenge-logo.png" /></p> <p>The <a href="http://ucenergystarchallenge.com/" target="_blank">Urbana-Champaign ENERGY STAR Challenge</a> has exceeded the first two goals in the partnership’s two year effort to engage commercial buildings to save energy.</p></div><div class="field field-nodereference field-field-profile-reference clear-block"> <div class="field-label">Contact Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/directory/profiles/scott-tess">Scott Tess</a> <a href="mailto:srtess@urbanaillinois.us">srtess@urbanaillinois.us</a> (217) 384-2381 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.urbanaillinois.gov/posts/2014/07/u-c-energy-star-challenge-surpasses-first-two-goals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> challenge Energy News Releases star Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:46:19 +0000 Scott Tess 4567 at http://www.urbanaillinois.gov Olympian Drive Project Construction Begins http://www.urbanaillinois.gov/posts/2014/07/olympian-drive-project-construction-begins <div class='node-body'><p><img title="Olympian Dribve Construction Map" class="imagecache-medium alignright" alt="Olympian Dribve Construction Map" src="http://urbanaillinois.us/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/olympian-drive-map.jpg" /></p> <p>The <a href="http://urbanaillinois.us/projects/olympian-drive-project">Olympian Drive Construction Project</a> has been awarded by the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) to Feutz Construction Contractors, Inc. from Paris, Illinois.</p></div><div class="field field-nodereference field-field-profile-reference clear-block"> <div class="field-label">Contact Reference:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/directory/profiles/bill-gray">Bill Gray</a> <a href="mailto:wrgray@urbanaillinois.us">wrgray@urbanaillinois.us</a> (217) 384-2342 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.urbanaillinois.gov/posts/2014/07/olympian-drive-project-construction-begins" target="_blank">read more</a></p> construction News Releases Olympian Drive Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:45:36 +0000 admin 4564 at http://www.urbanaillinois.gov Summer Arts Class Guide http://www.urbanaillinois.gov/posts/2014/07/summer-arts-class-guide <div class='node-body'><p>The Public Arts Commission has compiled a list of 2014 summer arts classes available in the Urbana-Champaign Area: <a href="http://urbanaillinois.us/sites/default/files/attachments/summer-art-new-3.pdf"><span style="color:#0063ad;">Summer 2014 Urbana Champaign Guide to Local Art Classes</span></a></p> <p> </p> <p>To inquire about submitting classes for inclusion in this li</p></div><p><a href="http://www.urbanaillinois.gov/posts/2014/07/summer-arts-class-guide" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Releases Wed, 16 Jul 2014 16:14:44 +0000 Lisa Hatchadoorian 4560 at http://www.urbanaillinois.gov