Living in Urbana Posts

U-Cycle Program - Regular Collection Schedule this Holiday Season

December 26, 2011 - 7:00am - January 6, 2012 - 5:00pm

U-Cycle will follow its regular collection schedule this holiday season since the Christmas and New Year's holidays fall on a Sunday. 

There may be two recycling trucks collecting during the weeks of December 26 and January 2, so please ensure recycling is at the curb by 7 AM or the night before your collection day.

Questions?  Call U-Cycle at (217) 384-2302.  Hap

2012 Urbana Arts Grants Call for Applications

January 10, 2012 - 5:00pm

The City of Urbana Public Arts Commission announces the opening of the 2012 cycle of its Urbana Arts Grants Program to support projects in the arts.  The Urbana Arts Grants Program makes funding available to artists, arts organizations, and fes

Champaign-Urbana Robotics Team Headed to FTC State Competition

December 10, 2011

On December 10th the inaugural Champaign-Urbana FTC (FIRST Technology Challenge) team will be competing in the state FTC tournament at the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago.

Holiday Tree Recycling Schedule

January 9, 2012 - 6:00am - January 13, 2012 - 5:00pm

The City of Urbana will provide holiday tree collection to all residents for 2 weeks this holiday season:  The weeks of January 2 and January 9 on your U-Cycle collection day.

Green Holiday Tips from U-Cycle

Want to go green this holiday season? Check out these tips from U-Cycle on ways to reduce, reuse and recycle. Happy holidays!