Public Works Posts

2012 Boneyard Creek Community Day Creek Clean-Up

April 14, 2012 - 9:00am - 12:01pm

Join us to protect our local creeks and lakes to ensure a healthier community.

Volunteers pick-up litter, remove non-native plants and install stormdrain medallions.

For more information and online registation visit

From Your Yard to Ours and Back Again

May 26, 2012 - 5:00pm


Planting grass, trees, shrubs or perennials?  Aerating your turf?  Be sure to add compost!  Made of 100% recycled leaves and grass from our local community; it's Mother Nature's fertilizer!

Countywide Electronics Recycling Collection

May 5, 2012 - 8:00am - 12:00pm

Recycle electronic items for FREE at the upcoming countywide electronics recycling event on May 5 from 8 AM - 12 noon.  Event held rain or shine.

Request for Bids: 2012 Miscellaneous Sewer Project

April 19, 2012 - 2:00pm

Sealed BIDS will be received until 2:00 P.M.

Silver Street Closure

March 22, 2012 - 7:00am - April 27, 2012 - 5:00pm

The City of Urbana has contracted with Kinney Contractors to perform concrete pavement patching.

Weather permitting, Silver Street from Cottage Grove Avenue to Philo Road will be closed to thru traffic beginning March 22, 2012 and should be completed by April 27, 2012.