Public Works Posts

Iowa Street Closure

Date: 
October 17, 2014 - 7:00am - 5:00pm

Iowa Street between Orchard Street and Busey Avenue will be closed to thru traffic on Friday October 17, 2014 from 7:00 AM to 5:00 P.M., weather permitting. Hoerr Construction will be installing cured-in-place liners in two storm sewers in the 700 block of West Iowa Street.

Request for Proposals: Roofing Consultant Services (RFP #1415-04)

Date: 
November 6, 2014 - 3:00pm

The City of Urbana is seeking proposals from a qualified Consultant Service to assist Facilities Management staff in the evaluation of the condition of roofs at various municipal facilities and to prepare and administer project management services during any approved replacement program.

Proposals will be accepted at the Public Works Department, 706 South Glover Avenue, Urbana, Illinois

Griggs Street Closure

Date: 
October 9, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Griggs Street between Wood Street and Central Avenue will be closed from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 9, 2014 for an Urbana Legacy Tree Dedication. Residents will have access to their driveways during this road closure; no detour is planned.

Your patience is appreciated while this event is underway.

2015 Surface Seal Street Maintenance Project

Date: 
September 14, 2015 - 7:00am - September 18, 2015 - 5:00pm

The City of Urbana has contracted with Corrective Asphalt Materials, LLC to place a surface seal on newly improved asphalt pavements that is intended to help the City extend the life of our pavements. Surface seal will be placed on the following streets throughout the City of Urbana:

Street Name

Legacy Tree Dedication Ceremony

Date: 
October 9, 2014 - 12:00pm

A private property tree nominated by its owner has been selected as the City of Urbana’s first living Legacy Tree as part of a new city program. The bur oak at 301 Griggs St., estimated to be about 150 years old, will be recognized with the special designation in a public ceremony at noon Thursday, Oct. 9, at the tree site.