Notices & Alerts

City of Urbana Announces the 2013 Urbana Arts Grants Program

January 16, 2013 - 5:00pm

The City of Urbana Public Arts Commission announces the opening of the 2013 cycle of its Urbana Arts Grants Program to support projects in the arts.

California Avenue Street Closure

October 15, 2012 - 7:00am - October 19, 2012 - 5:00pm

Weather permitting, Duce Construction will cause California Avenue from Coler Avenue to Orchard Street to be closed to through traffic from 7:00 a.m. on Monday, October 15, 2012 to 5:00 p.m. on Friday, October 19, 2012 for water main replacement.

City Council Public Hearing Regarding Class C Liquor Licenses

October 8, 2012 - 7:00pm

The City Council of the City of Urbana, Illinois, will hold a public hearing at 7:00 p.m. Monday, October 8, 2012 in the Council Chambers of the Urbana City Building located at 400 South Vine Street, Urbana, regarding a request that the Urbana City Council increase the number of Class C Liquor Licenses available.

Curtis Road and Philo Road Intersection Closure

October 4, 2012 - 7:00am - October 12, 2012 - 5:00pm

Weather permitting, Curtis Road from Race Street to Illinois Route 130 and Philo Road from Old Church Road to Curtis Road will be closed starting 7:00 a.m. on Thursday, October 4, 2012 to 5:00 p.m. to Friday, October 12, 2012 to allow for the reconstruction of the Curtis Road and Philo Road intersection.

Lane Closure - Washington Street from Coler Street to Busey Avenue

October 4, 2012 - 7:00am - October 5, 2012 - 5:00pm

Weather permitting; Roto Rooter will cause the west bound lane of Washington Street to be closed to traffic from 7:00 a.m. Thursday, October 4, 2012 to 5:00 p.m. on Friday, October 5, 2012 for sanitary sewer repair at 706 East Washington Street.

Westbound traffic will be detoured north on Coler to Nevada and west on Nevada.

Eastbound traffic will not be affected.

Busey Avenue Road Closure - Clark Street to University Avenue

October 4, 2012 - 7:00am - 5:00pm

As part of the City of Urbana’s on-going sewer lining project, Walden Associated Technologies from Glen Carbon, Illinois will be performing sewer lining along Busey Avenue between Clark Street and University Avenue.  

Beer Tasting and Chili Cook-off Street Closures

October 6, 2012 - 6:00am - October 7, 2012 - 1:00am

On Saturday October 6, 2012 beginning at 6:00 AM through 1:00 AM Sunday October 7, 2012, the following street closures will occur for the annual International Beer Tasting and Chili Cook-Off:

Urbana High School Homecoming Parade Route

September 21, 2012 - 3:00pm - 4:00pm

On Friday, September 21, 2012 Urbana High School will hold their annual Homecoming Parade from 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Vine Street Lane Closure at California Avenue

September 24, 2012 - 7:00am - September 26, 2012 - 5:00pm

Weather permitting; Shaw Brothers Concrete will cause the outside, south bound lane of Vine Street at California Avenue to be closed to traffic from 7:00 a.m. Monday, September 24, 2012 to 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 26, 2012 for pavement repair around a water valve replacement.

South bound traffic will be routed to the center, left turn lane. Delays are to be expected.

CANCELLED: Local Liquor Control Commission Public Hearing

September 20, 2012 - 1:00pm

The public hearing by the Local Liquor Control Commissioner of the City of Urbana scheduled to take place at the hour of 1:00 p.m. on September 20, 2012, in the City Council Chambers, 400 South Vine Street, Urbana, Illinois, is cancelled.