Notices & Alerts

Road Closure: UHS 5K Run/Walk

September 29, 2013 - 7:30am - 1:00pm

Urbana High School will be conducting a 5K Run/Walk Fundraiser on Sunday, September 29, 2013 from 7:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

The run/walk portion of the event will take place from 7:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. The race will begin at the intersection of Washington Street and Broadway Avenue and will take the following route:

-North on Broadway to California

Illinois Street Road Closure - Lincoln Avenue to Busey Avenue

September 25, 2013 - 7:00am - October 4, 2013 - 5:00pm

Duce Construction will be repairing a sanitary sewer for the City on Illinois Street between Lincoln and Busey Avenues.  In order to complete this work Illinois Street will have to be closed to traffic at its intersection with Lincoln Avenue.

2013 Surface Seal Street Maintenance Project

September 16, 2013 - 7:00am - September 20, 2013 - 5:00pm

The City of Urbana has contracted with Corrective Asphalt Materials, LLC to set up a Surface Seal Street Maintenance Project that is intended to help extend the life of the City’s pavements. Corrective Asphalt Materials will be placing their Surface Seal products on sections of the following streets throughout the City of Urbana:

IDOT Rout and Seal Project -- University Avenue

September 9, 2013 - 7:00am - September 13, 2013 - 5:00pm

The Illinois Department of Transportation will be performing rout and seal work on University Avenue between Race Street and Wright Street beginning on Monday, September 9, 2013 at 7:00 AM.  Lanes on University Avenue will be temporarily closed while the work is being done.  The project is anticipated to be completed by Friday, September 13, 2013, weather permitting.

2013 Oil & Chip Maintenance Project

September 4, 2013 - 8:00am - September 6, 2013 - 5:00pm

The City of Urbana has contracted with Illiana Construction to oil and chip the following streets throughout the City of Urbana:

Revised Race Street Closure Between University Avenue and Silvercreek Resturant (402 N. Race Street)

September 3, 2013 - 5:00pm - October 9, 2013 - 5:00pm

The new Race Street Bridge over the Boneyard Creek will be open to local traffic traveling from the south beginning on Tuesday, September 3, 2013 at 7:00 A.M. Race Street will remain closed to through traffic as construction proceeds on the next phase of the street reconstruction project.

Labor Day Parade

September 2, 2013 - 10:00am - 11:00am

On Monday, September 2, 2013, the Champaign County AFL/CIO will be conducting their annual Labor Day parade from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

The parade route is as follows: Beginning at Illinois Street and Broadway Avenue, south on Broadway Avenue to Washington Street, and east on Washington Street to the Brookens Administrative Center.

Walnut Street Becomes Permanent One-Way Street

August 25, 2013 - 12:00pm - September 30, 2013 - 12:00am

Beginning at 12:00 p.m. (noon) on Sunday, August 25, 2013, Walnut Street from Main Street to Water Street will become one-way northbound permanently. Traffic will not be permitted to enter Walnut Street from Water Street.

Beslin Street Closure

August 28, 2013 - 5:00pm

Weather permitting, Beslin Street from Romine Street to Goodwin Avenue will be closed to one lane of traffic starting Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 7:00 a.m. through Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. for pavement reconstruction.

Through traffic will be permitted during this time but will be restricted to one lane at the intersection of Mathews Avenue and Beslin Street.

Mathews Avenue Closure and Church Street Closure

September 6, 2013 - 5:00pm

Weather permitting, the Mathews Avenue-Church Street Improvement Project will begin Stage 3 of construction on Monday, August 12, 2013. This project consists of removing the existing oil and chip pavement, concrete pavements, driveways and sidewalk ramps, and then installing a new concrete pavement with new curb and gutter, sidewalk ramps and drainage improvements.