Notices & Alerts

Church Street Nighttime Closure

November 4, 2014 - 7:00pm

The City of Urbana has contracted Illini Concrete Raising, Inc of Champaign, Illinois to perform concrete pavement repairs to Church Street between Orchard Street and the intersection of Park Street and McCullough Street.

This work will be performed during nighttime hours between 7:00 p.m. and 7:00 a.m. each night. Beginning November 4, 2014 at 7:00 p.m.

Springfield Avenue Lane Closures

October 29, 2014 - 7:00am - October 31, 2014 - 5:00pm

Periodic lane closures for pavement resurfacing can be expected along Springfield Avenue between Coler Avenue and McCullough Street beginning at 7:00 a.m. on Wednesday, October 29, 2014 and ending at 5:00 p.m., on Friday October 31, 2014.

Two-way traffic will be maintained on Springfield Avenue at all times.

Your patience is appreciated while this work is underway.

Elm Street Closure

November 5, 2014 - 5:00pm

Due to a water main break, Elm Street between Vine Street and Broadway Avenue will be closed until further notice.

Motorists can access the Independent Media Center (IMC) and U.S.

UI Homecoming Parade Street Closures

October 24, 2014 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm

On Friday, October 24, 2014 the University of Illinois will be conducting their Annual Homecoming Parade.

The following streets will be closed to traffic from 6:00 P.M. to 7:30 P.M.

Wright Street, Goodwin Avenue, and Maple Street Railroad Crossing Work

October 22, 2014 - 7:00am - 5:00pm

Norfolk-Southern Railroad will be rehabilitating the Wright Street, Goodwin Avenue, and Maple Street Railroad Crossings in Urbana starting on Wednesday October 22, 2014 at 7:00 A.M. to Friday October 24, 2014 at 5:00 P.M., weather permitting.

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Iowa Street Closure

October 17, 2014 - 7:00am - 5:00pm

Iowa Street between Orchard Street and Busey Avenue will be closed to thru traffic on Friday October 17, 2014 from 7:00 AM to 5:00 P.M., weather permitting. Hoerr Construction will be installing cured-in-place liners in two storm sewers in the 700 block of West Iowa Street.

Gregory Drive Closure for Urbana Fire Department Trench/Rope Rescue Training

October 13, 2014 - 8:00am - 6:00pm

The Urbana Fire Department MABAS 28 Division will be conducting Technical Rescue Team TRAINING drills from 8am to 6pm on Monday, October 13 2014.   

UFD will simulate

Griggs Street Closure

October 9, 2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Griggs Street between Wood Street and Central Avenue will be closed from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 9, 2014 for an Urbana Legacy Tree Dedication. Residents will have access to their driveways during this road closure; no detour is planned.

Your patience is appreciated while this event is underway.

2015 Surface Seal Street Maintenance Project

September 14, 2015 - 7:00am - September 18, 2015 - 5:00pm

The City of Urbana has contracted with Corrective Asphalt Materials, LLC to place a surface seal on newly improved asphalt pavements that is intended to help the City extend the life of our pavements. Surface seal will be placed on the following streets throughout the City of Urbana:

Street Name

UHS Homecoming Parade Street Closures

October 3, 2014 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm

The Urbana High School Homecoming Parade will take place on Friday, October 3, 2014. Race Street from Michigan Avenue to Iowa Street will be closed to through traffic beginning at 1:00 p.m. through the start of the parade at 3:00 p.m.