Notices & Alerts

Lierman Avenue Closure Due to Urbana Fire Department Live Fire Training

April 11, 2014 - 8:00am - 4:00pm

The Urbana Fire Department has scheduled Friday, April 11, 2014 as the date to burn down the remaining five buildings in the Urbana Townhome complex on Lierman Avenue in Urbana.

Update: Airport Road Opening

September 12, 2014 - 4:00pm

Beginning at 4:00 PM on Friday, September 12, Airport Road will be opened the full length of the project from Captiva Street to Somerset Drive.

The project consisted of the reconstruction of Airport Road from just west of Captiva Street to just east of Somerset Drive within the city limits.

Airport Road Public Open House

April 3, 2014 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm

The City of Urbana will hold a Public Open House on Thursday, April 3rd, 2014 from 5:00 to 7:00 PM at the Urbana Civic Center, 108 E. Water Street to provide information concerning the upcoming Airport Road East Reconstruction Project. The Open House will be conducted on an informal basis; no formal presentation is planned.

Illinois Marathon Information and Street Closings

April 26, 2014 - 6:30am - 11:00am

For information about the marathon races, check out the Illinois Marathon website.

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Leaf Collection - Spring 2014

April 21, 2014 - 6:00am - April 25, 2014 - 5:00pm

The City of Urbana will collect bagged leaves the following 2 weeks in April:

April 7 - 11

April 21 - 25

Leaves and non-woody yard waste must be placed in 30-gallon paper lawn and leaf bags for collection. 

Consolidated Social Service Funding Applications Available

April 11, 2014 - 4:00pm

Applications available: Monday, March 10, 2014

Applications DUE: Friday, April 11, 2014

Urbana Sidewalk Snow Removal Requirements in Effect

March 3, 2014 - 12:00pm - March 4, 2014 - 12:00pm

As of 12:00 noon, Monday, March 3, 2014, the Urbana Public Works Director has declared the sidewalk snow and ice removal requirement in effect for the Downtown, University and South Philo Road snow removal districts.

Anderson Street Becomes Northbound One-Way in Front of Wiley School

March 28, 2014

In order to improve safety and efficiency in student drop-off and pick-up at Wiley School, officials from the City of Urbana and Urbana School District 116 are announcing a change in traffic flow beginning Monday, March 10, 2014.

Notice of Availability for Public Review & Comment - City of Urbana & Urbana HOME Consortium Draft FY 2014-2015 Annual Action Plan

March 25, 2014 - 7:00pm

Copies of the Draft FY 2014-2015 Annual Action Plan will be available for review to the general public between Monday, February 24, 2014 and Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at the following locations:

High Street Closure between Orchard Street and Coler Avenue

February 21, 2014 - 8:00am - 5:00pm

Weather permitting, High Street between Orchard Street and Coler Avenue will be closed on Friday, February 21, 2014 to facilitate tree removal.

No thru traffic or on-street parking will be permitted during this time. Access to private driveways will be allowed.

Your patience is appreciated while this work is underway.