Notices & Alerts

Indiana Street Closure

March 18, 2015 - 8:00am - 4:00pm

Indiana Street from Lincoln Avenue to Busey Avenue will be closed to thru traffic from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 17, 2015 for removal of a hazardous tree.

Your patience is appreciated while this work is underway.

North Goodwin Avenue and Park Street Closures

March 30, 2015 - 7:00am - May 4, 2015 - 5:00pm

Weather permitting, North Goodwin Avenue between University Avenue and Church Street will be closed to through traffic beginning Monday, March 30, 2015 and ending Monday, May 4, 2015 for construction of a new parking deck as part of the Campus Circle Project.

FY 2015-2016 City of Urbana & Cunningham Township Consolidated Social Service Funding Applications Available

April 9, 2015 - 4:00pm

Non-profit organizations seeking funds to operate social service programs benefiting Urbana residents may apply to the Consolidated Social Service Funding (CSSF) Pool.  Funds may be used for both services to clients and program operating costs.   

The application is now a fillable form and can be submitted electronically. Download and complet

Springfield Avenue Closure

March 13, 2015 - 8:00am - March 14, 2015 - 5:00pm

Springfield Avenue from Mathews Avenue to Wright Street will be closed from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Race Street Closure and Florida Avenue Lane Closure

March 7, 2015 - 7:00am - 12:00pm

Weather permitting, the following streets will be closed on Saturday, March 7, 2015 from 7:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. for tree removal work:

  • Race Street between Montclair Road and Delaware Avenue will be completely closed to thru traffic.
  • The westbound lanes of Florida Avenue between Broadway Avenue and Carle Avenue will be completely closed to thru traffic.

Unofficial St. Patrick's Day Information from the Urbana Police Department

March 6, 2015

The Urbana Police Department will have zero tolerance when responding to calls of loud parties and disorderly and intoxicated subjects.

North Mathews Avenue Closure

March 3, 2015 - 7:00am - 4:00pm

Weather permitting, Mathews Avenue will be closed between Main Street and University Avenue on Tuesday, March 3, 2015 from 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. for the installation of cooling units at the University Chiller Plant.

There will be no detour route for this closure.

Your patience is appreciated while this work is underway.

Urbana Sidewalk Snow Removal Requirements in Effect

March 2, 2015 - 12:00pm - March 3, 2015 - 12:00pm

At 12:00 pm, Monday, March 2, 2015, the Urbana Public Works Director will declared the sidewalk snow and ice removal requirement in effect for the Downtown, University and South Philo Road snow removal districts.

Due to the winter storm, snow combined with ice has accumulated to two inches or more on sidewalks.

Public Hearing Regarding the Sale of 908 E. Oregon St.

February 23, 2015 - 7:00pm

The City Council of the City of Urbana, Illinois will hold a Public Hearing at 7:00 p.m.

West University Avenue Lane Closure

February 17, 2015 - 7:00am - 5:00pm

Ameren will be installing a new gas service line for the Campus Circle Project located at 1010 West University Avenue in Urbana . Weather permitting, the outside west bound lane of traffic on University Avenue will be closed between Goodwin Avenue and Lincoln Avenue on Tuesday, February 17, 2015 from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. for the installation of the service line.