Notices & Alerts

Proposed Minor Amendment to the Annual Action Plan for Fiscal Year (FY) 2011-2012

July 2, 2013 - 5:00pm

The City of Urbana and Urbana HOME Consortium is providing notice of a proposed Minor Amendment to the Annual Action Plan for Fiscal Year (FY) 2011-2012 for public review and comment, as well as a public hearing scheduled for Tuesday, July 2, 2013.

Mathews Avenue Road Closure

June 20, 2013 - 7:00am - 5:00pm

On Thursday, June 20, 2013, Mathews Avenue between Springfield Avenue and Green Street will be closed from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm for the National Concrete Canoe Competition, sponsored by the University of Illinois. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Race Street Closure between Indiana Avenue and Washington Street

July 15, 2013 - 5:00pm

Phase one of the Race Street Construcion Project will cause Race Street to be closed between Indiana Avenue and Washington Street beginning Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at 7:00 a.m., weather permitting.

Race Street Construction Project Public Open House

June 11, 2013 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm

The City of Urbana will hold a Public Open House on Tuesday, June 11, 2013 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Urbana High School, located at 205 N. Race Street, to provide information concerning the upcoming Race Street Reconstruction Project.

Goodwin Avenue Street Closure

May 14, 2013 - 7:00am - 5:00pm

Weather permitting, Goodwin Avenue from Fairview Avenue to Church Street will be closed to through traffic from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 14, 2013 for utility pole replacements. Traffic will be routed via Goodwin Avenue and Fairview Avenue to Beslin Street to Mathews Avenue to Church Street and reverse.

All local traffic will be allowed access.

U-Cycle Collection Delayed due to Memorial Day Holiday

May 27, 2013 - June 1, 2013

U-Cycle collections will be delayed due to the Memorial Day holiday on Monday, May 27.

Monday route collections will be collected on Tuesday, and remaining route collections will continue to be a day late for the week.

Please continue to set recycling at the curb by 7 AM in order to ensure collection.

Main Street Closure for Champaign County Sheriff's Office Police Memorial

May 17, 2013 - 10:30am - 1:30pm

On Friday, May 17, 2013, Main Street between Broadway Avenue and Vine Street will be closed from 10:30 a.m. through 1:30 p.m. for the Champaign County Sheriff’s Office Police Memorial, which will take place at the Champaign County Courthouse.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Vine Street Lane Closure

May 6, 2013 - 7:30am - 1:00pm

Weather permitting, southbound Vine Street between Green Street and Illinois Street will be reduced to one (1) lane of traffic in front of 400 South Vine Street from 7:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Monday, May 6, 2013 in preparation for pavement repair. Southbound traffic will be routed around the work to the adjacent lane. Delays are to be expected.

West Water Street Closure

May 1, 2013 - 7:00am - May 2, 2013 - 5:00pm

The City’s Contractor, Feutz will be doing storm sewer work as a part of the Boneyard Creek Improvements Project.  In order to install a new storm sewer, West Water Street between Race Street and Broadway Avenue will be closed to through traffic.

Urbana Grand Prix Bicycle Race - Lane Closures

May 5, 2013 - 6:30am - 5:00pm

On Sunday May 5, 2013, the following streets will be closed from 6:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. for the Urbana Grand Prix Bicycle Race:


-Main Street from Vine Street to Race Street

-Race Street from Main Street to Elm Street

-Broadway Avenue from Elm Street to Water Street

-Water Street from Vine Street to Broadway Avenue