Public Works Posts

The Public Works Department is Making Urbana Better

July 11, 2012 - 9:33am

Recently a crew from the Public Works Department cleared foliage from the roadways.  This made road signs visible to drivers and prevented vehicles from getting damaged by the overgrown brush. 

University Avenue Lane Closure between Cunningham Avenue and Coler Avenue

May 24, 2012 - 7:00am - May 25, 2012 - 5:00pm

Beginning 7:00 a.m. Thursday , May 24, 2012 through 5:00 p.m. Friday, May 25, 2012 weather permitting, University Avenue will have periodic lane closures in the westbound lane from Cunningham Avenue to Coler Avenue to allow for the installation of fiber optic cable.

Request for Bids--Cunningham Avenue Street Improvements

June 8, 2012 - 2:00pm

Sealed bids for furnishing materials, equipment, and labor necessary for City Section 12-00515-00-PV--Cunningham Avenue Street Improvements will be received by the City of Urbana at the office of the Director of Public Works, 706 South Glover Avenue, Urbana, Illinois  61802 until 1:55 p.m. prevailing time on Friday, June 8, 2012 and publicly read aloud at

Main Street & Walnut Street Closures for Police Memorial

May 17, 2012 - 10:00am - 1:30pm

On Thursday May 17, 2012 Main Street will be closed between Broadway Avenue and Vine Street and Walnut Street from Main Street to Water Street from 10:00 a.m. through 1:30 p.m.

Public Comment on Urbana ADA Transition Plan

May 10, 2012 - June 15, 2012

The Engineering Division is seeking public comments on the draft American with Disabilties Act (ADA) Transition Plan.