Notices & Alerts

2012 Sewer Lining Project Press Release

Date: 
September 17, 2012 - 8:00am - October 12, 2012 - 5:00pm

The City of Urbana is upgrading 8,000 feet of sewer pipe to maintain the integrity of the sanitary sewer system in the area. Beginning Monday, September 17, 2012 through Friday, October 12, 2012 weather permitting Walden Associated Technologies from Glen Carbon, Illinois will be performing sewer lining at various locations around Urbana.

Race Street from Main Street north to Goose Alley

Date: 
September 9, 2012 - 1:00pm - 6:00pm

On Sunday September 9, 2012 from 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm The Community Center for the Arts will close Race Street from Main Street north to Goose Alley for a Street Festival and Open House.

Notice of Availability of Draft Annual Housing and Community Development Reports

Date: 
September 1, 2012 - September 15, 2012

The City of Urbana has completed the draft Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) documenting programs and activities undertaken through its federally-funded affordable housing and community development programs during the year ending June 30, 2012.

Springfield Avenue Closure

Date: 
September 4, 2012 - 7:00am - October 12, 2012 - 5:00pm

The University of Illinois’s contractor Stark Excavating will be installing a new chilled water distribution pipe and crosswalk improvements on Springfield Avenue between Wright Street and Matthews Avenue.  In order to complete this work Springfield Avenue will have to be closed to traffic.

Labor Day Holiday - U-Cycle Collection Delayed

Date: 
September 3, 2012 - 7:00am - September 8, 2012 - 3:00pm

Due to the Labor Day holiday, U-Cycle collections will be delayed for one day for the remainder of the week.  Monday's collection will occur on Tuesday, Tuesday's on Wednesday and so forth.

As a reminder, please place your recycling at the curb by 7 AM on your collection day.

Questions?  Call U-Cycle at (217) 384-2302

Notice of Availability of CDBG Amendment to FY 12-13 Annual Action Plan & Notice of Public Hearing

Date: 
September 25, 2012 - 7:00pm

The City of Urbana proposes to amend the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) budget of the FY 2012-2013 Annual Action Plan.  Questions and comments should be directed in writing before the close of business on Tuesday, September 25, 2012 to Kelly H. Mierkowski, Manager, Grants Management Division, City of Urbana, 400 S.

Sweetcorn Festival Street Closures

Date: 
August 24, 2012 - 6:00am - August 26, 2012 - 12:00pm

On Friday August 24, 2012 at 6:00 a.m. the following streets will be closed:

Philo Road Closure Between Marc Trail and the Corporate Limits

Date: 
September 6, 2012 - 7:00am - November 2, 2012 - 5:00pm

Starting 7 am Thursday September 6th Philo Road will be closed between Marc Trail and the south corporate limits (approximately 1,250 feet north of Curtis Rd.), weather permitting, until November 2nd to allow for the reconstruction of Philo Road.

Philo Road South Reconstruction Project Public Open House

Date: 
August 17, 2012 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm

The City of Urbana will hold a Public Open House Friday August 17th, 2012 from 5:00 to 7:00 PM at the Philo Road Church of Christ, 2601 South Philo Road to provide information concerning the upcoming Philo Road South Reconstruction Project.

Washington Street Emergency Lane Closure

Date: 
August 6, 2012 - 7:00am - August 7, 2012 - 5:00pm

The City of Urbana Arbor Division has closed Washington Street from Cedar Street to Birch Street until further notice for an emergency tree removal. Both lanes will be closed to all thru traffic. No detour is planned.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause. Concerns or questions may be directed to Mr. Kevin Sanderson at 217-384-2342.