Living in Urbana Posts

Cottage Grove Avenue Street Closure from Main Street to Green Street

April 18, 2012 - 7:00am - 5:00pm

Weather permitting, Shaw Brothers Concrete will cause Cottage Grove Avenue from Main Street to Green Street to be closed to through traffic from 7:00 am - 5:00 pm on Wednesday April 18, 2012 for a water main repair.  Local traffic will be allowed.

 We aplogize for any inconvenience this may cause.  

Concerns or questions can be directed to Mr.


April 21, 2012 - 3:00pm

The Wild West comes to Central Illinois in the junior adaptation of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s beloved musical, Oklahoma! The action takes place in the early 1900s in the soon-to-become state of Oklahoma.

Washington Street & Vine Street Intersection Lane Closure

April 12, 2012 - 11:00pm - April 17, 2012 - 5:00pm

Illinois American Water Company will be repairing a water main leak at the intersection of Washington Street and South Vine Street starting at 11:00 pm Thursday April 12, 2012 through 5:00 pm Tuesday April 17, 2012. This intersection will experience lane closures during this time.

We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.

Cunningham Township Annual Town Meeting

April 10, 2012 - 6:00pm

Cunningham Township Annual Town Meeting will be held at 6:00 PM April 10, 2012 at:

Urbana Civic Center
108 Water St.
Urbana, IL 61801

Urbana Elementary Schools Participate in Battle of the Books

April 21, 2012 - 10:30am

Yankee Ridge will conclude its 3rd year of Battle of the Books with a school-wide competition on Wednesday, April 11 at 2:00pm. Yankee Ridge’s program has grown each year and this year there are 70 students participating with 7 great teams.