Notices & Alerts

Notice of Availability for Transitional Housing

Date: 
April 27, 2015 - 12:00am - May 11, 2015 - 5:00pm

The City of Urbana has one (1) opening in its Transitional Housing Program for Homeless Families with Children. Applicants must meet Dept. of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) guidelines for homelessness, have dependent child(ren) under the age of 18 years old, provide a documented source of income and be willing to follow program guidelines and requirements.

Oregon Street Closure

Date: 
May 2, 2015 - 6:00am - May 3, 2015 - 1:00am

On Saturday, May 2, 2015 Oregon Street from Goodwin Avenue to Gregory Street/Gregory Place will be closed from 6:00 a.m. until 1:00 a.m. on Sunday, May 3, 2015 for the Canopy Club Block Party.

We appreciate your patience while this special event is underway.

Broadway Avenue and Park Street Closings

Date: 
May 3, 2015 - 6:30am - 5:00pm

On Sunday, May 3, 2015 the following streets will be closed from 6:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. for the Urbana Grand Prix Bicycle Race:

  • Broadway Avenue from Park Street to Stebbins Drive
  • Park Street from Broadway Avenue to Central Avenue

We appreciate your patience while this special event is underway.

Public Hearing Regarding Liquor License Ordinances

Date: 
April 27, 2015 - 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. on Monday, April 27, 2015, in the Council Chambers of the Urbana City Building, 400 South Vine Street, Urbana, for the purpose of receiving public comment regarding the following Ordinances:

North Lincoln Avenue Street Closing

Date: 
April 27, 2015 - September 30, 2015

North Lincoln Avenue between Oaks Road and Ford Harris Road will be closed effective Monday, April 27, 2015 as road and bridge construction and earth-moving activities on Olympian Drive and North Lincoln Avenue have resumed.

Parking Restrictions on Nevada Street

Date: 
April 23, 2015 - 6:00am - 3:00pm

Parking will be restricted on West Nevada Street from Goodwin Avenue to Lincoln Avenue on Thursday, April 23, 2015 from 6:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. for a University of Illinois sponsored event.

University Avenue and Lincoln Avenue Lane Closures

Date: 
April 20, 2015 - 7:00am - April 21, 2015 - 5:00pm

Weather permitting, the outside east bound lane of traffic on University Avenue will be closed between Lincoln Avenue and Busey Avenue beginning Monday, April 20, 2015 at 7:00 a.m. until Tuesday, April 21, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. for short durations to clean and televise the storm sewers.

Fairlawn Drive Street Closure

Date: 
April 22, 2015 - 5:00pm

Weather permitting, Fairlawn Drive from Patton Place to Eastern Drive will be closed to thru traffic beginning Saturday, April 18, 2015 at 7:00 a.m. until Tuesday, April 22, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. for an emergency sanitary sewer repair.

Goodwin Avenue Lane Reduction

Date: 
April 23, 2015 - 7:00am - April 24, 2015 - 6:00pm

Weather permitting, traffic on Goodwin Avenue from Oregon Street to Illinois Street will be reduced to one lane utilizing flaggers from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 23, 2015 and from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Friday, April 24, 2015 for Custom Service Crane, Inc.

Illinois Street Closure

Date: 
April 22, 2015 - 7:00am - 6:00pm

Weather permitting, Illinois Street from Goodwin Avenue to Gregory Street will be closed to thru traffic from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 22, 2015 for Custom Service Crane, Inc. to relocate a boom crane for work at Krannert Center.