Public Works Posts

Plenty of Parking Available During Downtown Road Construction

Downtown UrbanDowntown Urbana Parking Garage, photo courtesy of Urbana Business Associationa businesses are open during the Main Street construction project! 

Eads Street Closure from Romine Street to Goodwin Avenue

July 24, 2013 - 8:00am - July 26, 2013 - 5:00pm

Eads Street from Romine Street to Goodwin Avenue will be closed completely to traffic starting Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at 8:00 A.M. through Friday, July 26, 2013 at 5:00 P.M., weather permitting, for pavement patching work at the intersection of Mathews Avenue and Eads Street. No through traffic will be permitted during this time.

Race Street Closure between Michigan Avenue and Iowa Street

August 20, 2013 - 5:00pm

Race Street will be closed from just south of Michigan Avenue to just south of Iowa Street beginning Monday, July 15, 2013. An additional press release will be issued to announce the road closure at the intersection of Race Street and Michigan Avenue.

Request for Proposals: Server Room Cooling System Installation - CLOSED

July 25, 2013 - 2:30pm


The City of Urbana is seeking proposals from a qualified HVAC contractor for the installation of two (2) 2.5 - ton Carrier ductless split systems in the computer server room at 400 South Vine Street, Urbana, Illinois. Proposals will be accepted at the Public Works Department, 706 South Glover Avenue, Urbana, Illinois, Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Gregory Street Closure

July 15, 2013 - 7:00am - July 31, 2013 - 5:00pm

Weather permitting, Gregory Street at Illinois Street will be closed to thru traffic from 7:00 a.m. on Monday, July 15, 2013 to 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, July 31, 2013 for removal and replacement of steam tunnel.

There will be no detour.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.