Public Works Posts

Bid #1213-06 Hydrostatic Skid Steer Loader

March 6, 2013 - 10:30am

Bids will be received at the Office of the Director of Public Works, City of Urbana, Illinois, for: One (1) Hydrostatic Skid Steer Loader through 10:30 A.M., Wednesday, March 6, 2013, and at said time the bids shall be opened and read publicly.

Updated Closure Date for Race Street Closed Between Main Street and University Avenue

September 3, 2013 - 7:00am

The existing Race Street Bridge over the Boneyard Creek will be demolished and replaced with a new bridge as part of the Boneyard Creek Improvements Project. The City’s Contractor, O’Neil Bros., is projecting that the Race Street bridge demolition will start on March 11, 2013 weather permitting.

Griggs Street Lane Closure West of Race Street

February 18, 2013 - 8:00am - February 22, 2013 - 4:00pm

O’Neil Brothers will be doing sewer work as a part of the Boneyard Creek Improvements Project.  In order to perform bypass pumping while the sewer work is occurring, a portion of the west bound lane of Griggs Street between Race Street and Central Avenue will be closed.

Recycle Batteries, Cell Phones and More at Drop-off Locations

Did you know that in addition to its curbside and multifamily recycling services, the U-Cycle program offers drop-off locations around the city to collect batteries, cell phones, ink jet cartridges and thermostats for recycling.

Green Street Lane Closure between Johnson Avenue and Cottage Grove Avenue

January 23, 2013 - 8:00am - 1:00pm

On Wednesday January 23, 2013 at 8:00 am through 1:00 pm. The Arbor division will have the westbound lane on Green Street between Johnson Avenue and Cottage Grove Avenue closed for a tree removal.

Eastbound traffic will be controlled via flaggers on sight. Traffic may be delayed at times due to this tree removal.

We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.