Notices & Alerts

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.

IDOT Traffic Stop Data Task Force Traffic Stop Impact Town Hall

February 21, 2015 - 1:30pm - 4:30pm

The City of Urbana's IDOT Traffic Stop Data Task Force Communty Impact Subcommittee will host a town hall meeting on Saturday, February 21, 2015, from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m.

Busey Avenue, Hill Street & Clark Street Closures

January 29, 2015 - 8:00am - January 30, 2015 - 5:00pm

Weather permitting, the following streets will be closed from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

The City of Urbana Raises Your Art: A Call for Entries for Urbana’s Boneyard Creek

March 6, 2015 - 5:00pm

Banner Art

The Urbana Public Arts Program is looking to display works by a visual artist living or working in Champaign County on street pole banners surrounding the Boneyard Creek Improvements Project.

Notice of Public Hearing - Substantial Amendment to Annual Action Plan for FY 2014-2015

February 6, 2015 - 10:00am

The City of Urbana, as lead entity for the Urbana HOME Consortium, is hosting a public hearing in the Urbana City Council Chambers, located at 400 S. Vine Street, Urbana, IL 61801 at 10:00 a.m. Comments are being accepted regarding the proposed substantial amendment to the Fiscal Year 2014-2015 Annual Action Plan regarding the City of Urbana HOME entitlement funding.