Notices & Alerts

Consolidated Plan Survey

Date: 
April 20, 2015

The Urbana HOME Consortium is nearing completion of a 5 year Consolidated Plan. We value your input to understand the problems, identify solutions, and prioritize funding throughout Champaign County. You can help by completing the following survey. Let us know about the needs for services and improvements in your neighborhood.

IDOT Construction on US Route 150 Resumes Beginning April 27, 2015 REVISED

Date: 
July 1, 2015

The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) announced that work to widen and resurface US Route 150 from Illinois Route 130 (High Cross Road) in Urbana to St.

Fairlawn Drive Closure

Date: 
April 8, 2015 - 7:00am - April 13, 2015 - 5:00pm

Weather permitting, Fairlawn Drive from Adams Street to James Cherry Drive will be closed to thru traffic from Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at 7:00 a.m. until Monday, April 13, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. for an emergency sanitary sewer repair.

Access will be maintained to all properties on Fairlawn Drive during the repair.

Your patience is appreciated while this work is underway.

Indiana Street Closure

Date: 
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

Date: 
May 29, 2015 - 5:00pm

Weather permitting, North Goodwin Avenue between University Avenue and Church Street will be closed to through traffic beginning Monday, April 13, 2015 and ending on Friday May 29, 2015 at 5:00 p.m., weather permitting. No through traffic will be permitted on North Goodwin Avenue between University Avenue and Church Street during the closure for the parking deck construction.

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

Date: 
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

Date: 
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

Date: 
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

Date: 
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

Date: 
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.