News & Press http://urbanaillinois.us/news en Urbana Road Conditions http://urbanaillinois.us/posts/2012/12/urbana-road-conditions <div class='node-body'><p>February 26, 2015, 3:30 p.m.--The Primary, Secondary and Business District Routes are in great condition. There remains some snow pack in the Residential Routes. Please use caution during winter weather conditions.</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/john-collins">John Collins</a> <a href="mailto:wjcollins@urbanaillinois.us">wjcollins@urbanaillinois.us</a> (217) 384-2380 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://urbanaillinois.us/posts/2012/12/urbana-road-conditions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Releases Parking road conditions sidewalk snow removal snow snow plowing winter weather Tue, 13 Jan 2015 16:38:15 +0000 BarbS 3402 at http://urbanaillinois.us 2015 Warming Centers for Champaign-Urbana http://urbanaillinois.us/posts/2015/01/2015-warming-centers-champaign-urbana <div class='node-body'><p>Here is a list of warming centers available in the Champaign-Urbana area:</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://urbanaillinois.us/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /></td> <td><a href="http://urbanaillinois.us/sites/default/files/attachments/2015-warming-centers_0.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=22626" title="2015-warming-centers.pdf">2015 Warming Centers List</a></td> <td>23KB</td> </tr> </table> </div> <p><a href="http://urbanaillinois.us/posts/2015/01/2015-warming-centers-champaign-urbana" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Releases Tue, 13 Jan 2015 16:36:22 +0000 admin 4903 at http://urbanaillinois.us The City of Urbana Launches its Open Data Websites http://urbanaillinois.us/posts/2015/02/city-urbana-launches-its-open-data-websites <div class='node-body'><p>The City of Urbana is excited to announce the launch of the Urbana Open Data web portal, and Open Expenditures - a special graphical view of the City’s expenditures.</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/sanford-hess">Sanford Hess</a> <a href="mailto:sfhess@urbanaillinois.us">sfhess@urbanaillinois.us</a> (217) 384-2354 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://urbanaillinois.us/posts/2015/02/city-urbana-launches-its-open-data-websites" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Feature Stories News Releases Mon, 23 Feb 2015 16:40:50 +0000 admin 5013 at http://urbanaillinois.us Results of 2014 Urbana Business Survey Now Available http://urbanaillinois.us/posts/2015/02/results-2014-urbana-business-survey-now-available <div class='node-body'><p><a title="2014 Urbana Business Survey" href="http://urbanaillinois.us/urbanabusinesssurvey" target="_blank"><img class="imagecache-medium alignright" title="2014 Urbana Business Survey" src="http://urbanaillinois.us/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/urbanasurveycover.jpg" alt="" width="240" height="312" /></a></p><p>The City of Urbana's Economic Development Division presented the results of the 2014 Urbana Business Survey to City Council at their February 9th, 2014 meeting. We would like to take this opportunity to thank the businesses throughout Urbana that participated in this survey, and provided their input on the state of the local Urbana economy.</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/brandon-boys">Brandon Boys</a> <a href="mailto:bsboys@urbanaillinois.us">bsboys@urbanaillinois.us</a> (217) 328-8270 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://urbanaillinois.us/posts/2015/02/results-2014-urbana-business-survey-now-available" target="_blank">read more</a></p> 2014 urbana business survey business business survey New Business News Releases Tue, 17 Feb 2015 00:45:20 +0000 Miles Thomas 4998 at http://urbanaillinois.us Urbana Awarded 2014 EPA WasteWise Local Government Partner of the Year http://urbanaillinois.us/posts/2015/02/urbana-awarded-2014-epa-wastewise-local-government-partner-year <div class='node-body'><p><img title="Waste Wise Logo" class="imagecache-medium alignright" alt="Waste Wise Logo" src="http://urbanaillinois.us/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/waste-wise-logo.jpg" width="200" height="238" /></p> <p>The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has selected the City of Urbana, Illinois as a national award recipient of the 2014 WasteWise Local Government Partner of the Year. </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 class="field-item even"> <a href="/directory/profiles/courtney-rushforth">Courtney Kwong</a> <a href="mailto:crkwong@urbanaillinois.us">crkwong@urbanaillinois.us</a> (217) 384-2302 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://urbanaillinois.us/posts/2015/02/urbana-awarded-2014-epa-wastewise-local-government-partner-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Releases recycling Tue, 03 Feb 2015 14:56:26 +0000 admin 4981 at http://urbanaillinois.us Urbana Sister Cities Sino-African Initiative Cited in United Nations' Award http://urbanaillinois.us/posts/2015/01/urbana-sister-cities-sino-african-initiative-cited-united-nations-award <div class='node-body'><p>Urbana’s Sister City partnerships with cities in Africa and the People’s Republic of China were highlighted recently in an award presented to Sister Cities International.</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/mike-monson">Mike Monson</a> <a href="mailto:mrmonson@urbanaillinois.us">mrmonson@urbanaillinois.us</a> (217) 384-2454 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://urbanaillinois.us/posts/2015/01/urbana-sister-cities-sino-african-initiative-cited-united-nations-award" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Releases Sister Cities Zomba Fri, 30 Jan 2015 20:04:32 +0000 Mike Monson 4979 at http://urbanaillinois.us The City of Urbana Raises Your Art: A Call for Entries for Urbana’s Boneyard Creek http://urbanaillinois.us/banner-call <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">March 6, 2015 - 5:00pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class='node-body'><p><img title="Banner Art" class="imagecache-medium alignright" alt="Banner Art" src="http://urbanaillinois.us/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/banner-poster.jpg" width="240" height="239" /></p> <p>The Urbana Public Arts Program is looking to display works by a visual artist living or working in Champaign County on street pole banners surrounding the Boneyard Creek Improvements Project.</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://urbanaillinois.us/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /></td> <td><a href="http://urbanaillinois.us/sites/default/files/attachments/banner-dimensions.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=45755" title="banner-dimensions.pdf">Banner Dimensions</a></td> <td>46KB</td> </tr> <tr class="field-item even"> <td><img class="field-icon-application-pdf" alt="application/pdf icon" title="application/pdf" src="http://urbanaillinois.us/sites/all/modules/filefield/icons/application-pdf.png" /></td> <td><a href="http://urbanaillinois.us/sites/default/files/attachments/banner-press-release.pdf" type="application/pdf; length=378300" title="banner-press-release.pdf">Printable Press Release</a></td> <td>378KB</td> </tr> </table> </div> <p><a href="http://urbanaillinois.us/banner-call" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Releases Notices & Alerts Fri, 23 Jan 2015 17:34:37 +0000 admin 4959 at http://urbanaillinois.us Boneyard Creek Improvements Project Naming Contest http://urbanaillinois.us/naming-contest <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">February 22, 2015 - 5:00pm</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class='node-body'><p><img title="Boneyard Creek Improvements Project Naming Contest Poster" class="imagecache-medium alignright" alt="Boneyard Creek Improvements Project Naming Contest Poster" src="http://urbanaillinois.us/sites/default/files/imagecache/medium/images/poster-web_0.jpg" width="240" height="371" /></p> <p><strong>WE BUILT IT, NOW YOU NAME IT</strong>.</p> <p>The Boneyard Creek Improvements Project is nearing its completion and needs a name. </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/natalie-kenny-marquez">Natalie Kenny Marquez</a> <a href="mailto:nmkennymarquez@urbanaillinois.us">nmkennymarquez@urbanaillinois.us</a> (217) 384-2319 </div> <div class="field-item even"> <a href="/directory/profiles/brandon-boys">Brandon Boys</a> <a href="mailto:bsboys@urbanaillinois.us">bsboys@urbanaillinois.us</a> (217) 328-8270 </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="/directory/profiles/pauline-tannos">Pauline Tannos</a> <a href="mailto:ptannos@urbanaillinois.us">ptannos@urbanaillinois.us</a> (217) 328-8265 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://urbanaillinois.us/naming-contest" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Boneyard Boneyard Creek Improvements Project contest naming News Releases Notices & Alerts park Thu, 15 Jan 2015 15:38:45 +0000 Natalie Kenny Marquez 4920 at http://urbanaillinois.us Cunningham Township "Wrap Up in Warmth" Coat Drive http://urbanaillinois.us/posts/2014/01/join-cunningham-township-blanket-coat-drive <div class='node-body'><p>Please donate your clean &amp; gently used, warm winter items. All items will be distributed to those in need.</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">Cunningham Township Office</span> <div class="street-address"> 205 W. Green Street </div> <span class="locality">Urbana</span> </div> </div> </div> </div> </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/michelle-mayol">Michelle Mayol</a> <a href="mailto:michelle.township@gmail.com">michelle.township@gmail.com</a> (217) 384-4144 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://urbanaillinois.us/posts/2014/01/join-cunningham-township-blanket-coat-drive" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Releases 40.110679 -88.209497 Sat, 06 Dec 2014 20:04:04 +0000 admin 4178 at http://urbanaillinois.us Boys Appointed as Urbana Economic Development Manager http://urbanaillinois.us/posts/2014/12/boys-appointed-urbana-economic-development-manager <div class='node-body'><p><img title="Brandon Boys" class="imagecache-medium alignright" alt="Brandon Boys" src="http://urbanaillinois.us/sites/default/files/resize/imagecache/medium/images/Brandon_Photo-231x235.jpg" width="231" height="235" />Brandon Boys has been appointed to manage the City of Urbana's economic development division.</p></div><p><a href="http://urbanaillinois.us/posts/2014/12/boys-appointed-urbana-economic-development-manager" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News Releases Thu, 04 Dec 2014 20:16:14 +0000 Natalie Kenny Marquez 4775 at http://urbanaillinois.us