Living in Urbana Posts

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.

Local Motor Fuel Tax Increases to 4 Cents a Gallon Effective July 1, 2012

On May 21st, the Urbana City Council approved an increase to the Local Motor Fuel Tax from 2.4 cents to 4 cents per gallon. The increase will take effect on July 1, 2012.

Pomp and Circumstance for GED Graduates

June 27, 2012 - 7:30pm

The Adult Education programs of Parkland College and Urbana School District 116 will host their annual GED Graduation Ceremony on Wednesday, June 27, 2012 at 7:30 p.m. in the Parkland College Theatre, 2400 W. Bradley Ave., Champaign.

Urbana High School Commencement Ceremony

May 27, 2012 - 3:00pm

Urbana High School will host its 130th annual commencement ceremony at 3pm on Sunday, May 27, 2012. The ceremony will be held at University of Illinois Assembly Hall, 1800 South 1st St., Champaign.

Town Hall Meeting on Protecting Mahomet Aquifer Thursday at 7 p.m.

May 17, 2012 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

URBANA – Protecting the Mahomet Aquifer from the threat of a proposed PCB landfill near Clinton will be the subject of a town hall meeting to be held from 7 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Beckman Institute Auditorium on the University of Illinois campus.