Notices & Alerts

Update: Washington Street Closure

December 31, 2014 - 5:00pm

The east leg of Washington Street from High Cross Road to 500’ east of High Cross Road is closed. This phase 2 of construction is expected to be completed in December, 2014, weather permitting.

Your continued patience is appreciated.

Update Griggs Street Closure

June 4, 2014 - 7:00am - June 13, 2014 - 6:00pm

O’Neil Brothers will be doing channel work as a part of the Boneyard Creek Improvements Project.  In order to perform bypass pumping while the channel work is occurring, Griggs Street between Race Street and Central Avenue will be closed to through traffic.  The closure is scheduled to begin on Wednesday June 4, 2014 at 7 A.M.

Annual Budget Public Hearing

June 2, 2014 - 7:00pm

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT the City Council of the City of Urbana, Illinois will hold a public hearing at 7:00 p.m., Monday, June 02, 2014, in the Council Chambers of the Urbana City Building, 400 South Vine Street, Urbana, for the purpose of receiving public comment regarding The Annual Budget.

Persons with disabilities needing special services or accommodations for this hearing shoul

UC2B Press Conference

May 29, 2014 - 2:00pm

Urbana City Council members are invited to an UC2B press conference to be held at Enterprise Works at Research Park, 60 Hazelwood Drive, Champaign, IL.


Race Street Closure

June 1, 2014 - 10:00am - 6:00pm

On Sunday, June 1, 2014, Race Street from Main Street to Water Street will be closed from 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. for the Community Center for the Arts Race Street Bash. Please note that the Courier Café and the alley to the south of that building will be accessible during this time.

Your patience is appreciated while this event is underway.

Willowview Road Closure (300 feet east of Cunningham Avenue (US 45) to Clifford Drive)

June 19, 2014 - 8:00am

Willowview Road between Cunningham Avenue and Clifford Drive will be fully opened to the public at 8:00 a.m. on Thursday, June 19, 2014.

Further information about this project can be found on the City website at

Park Street Closure

June 9, 2014 - 8:00am

Park Street will be fully opened to the public at 8:00 a.m. on Monday, June 9, 2014.

The project consists of the reconstruction of Park Street from Cunningham Avenue (US 45) to Maple Street.

U-Cycle Collection - Memorial Day Holiday

May 26, 2014 - 6:00am - May 31, 2014 - 5:00pm

Due to the Memorial Day holiday, U-Cycle collections will be delayed one day during the week of May 26. 

Monday collections will be scheduled for Tuesday, Tuesday's collection on Wednesday, etc.

Questions?  Call U-Cycle at (217) 384-2302


Notice of Amendment to Annual Action Plan FY 2013-2014 & Notice of Public Hearing Regarding Amendment to Annual Action Plan FY 2013-2014

May 14, 2014 - 3:00pm - June 13, 2014 - 5:00pm

The City of Urbana, as a member of the Urbana HOME Consortium, proposes to amend the City of Urbana HOME Program budget in the Fiscal Year (FY) 2013-2014 Annual Action Plan (AAP).

Main Street Closure (Vine Street to Broadway Avenue)

May 16, 2014 - 11:30am - 1:30pm

Main Street from Vine Street to Broadway Avenue will be closed to through traffic on Friday, May 16, 2014 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. for the Champaign County Police Memorial.

Thank you in advance for your patience and cooperation during the closure.