Notices & Alerts

Notice of Amendment to Annual Action Plan FY 2012-2013 & Notice of Public Hearing

July 17, 2014 - 8:00am - August 1, 2014 - 5:00pm

The City of Urbana, as a member of the Urbana HOME Consortium, proposes to amend the City of Urbana HOME Program budget in the FY 2012-2013 Annual Action Plan (AAP). Additional HOME funds in the amount of $115,000 will be allocated to the Champaign County Regional Planning Commission, No Limits Program from unobligated HOME funds.

Griggs Street Closure

August 8, 2014 - 5:00pm

Griggs Street will be closed from Race Street west across the Griggs Street Bridge over the Boneyard Creek beginning Wednesday, July 16, 2014. This portion of Griggs Street will be reconstructed as part of the Boneyard Creek Project. The newly constructed portion of Griggs Street is expected to be opened to traffic on Friday August 8, 2014, weather permitting.

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Country Club Road Closure

July 29, 2014 - 8:00am

Country Club Road will be closed from Broadway Avenue to Cunningham Avenue (US 45) beginning Monday, July 14, 2014. This project is expected to continue until July 29, 2014, weather permitting. The contractor for this project is Open Road Paving from Urbana, Illinois.

The project consists of the reconstruction of Country Club Road.

U-Cycle Collection - Independence Day

July 4, 2014 - July 5, 2014

U-Cycle will not collect on Friday, July 4, due to the Independence Day holiday.  Residents on the Friday U-Cycle route will be collected on Saturday, July 5.  Please ensure recycling is set at the curb before 7 AM.

Mathews Avenue Closure

June 30, 2014 - 7:00am - 4:00pm

Weather permitting, Mathews Avenue from Green Street to Springfield Avenue will be closed to thru traffic from 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Monday, June 30, 2014 to set up and operate a crane. There will be no detour route for this closure.

Your patience is appreciated while this work is underway.

Update: Washington Street Closure

December 31, 2014 - 5:00pm

The east leg of Washington Street from High Cross Road to 500’ east of High Cross Road is closed. This phase 2 of construction is expected to be completed in December, 2014, weather permitting.

Your continued patience is appreciated.

Update Griggs Street Closure

June 4, 2014 - 7:00am - June 13, 2014 - 6:00pm

O’Neil Brothers will be doing channel work as a part of the Boneyard Creek Improvements Project.  In order to perform bypass pumping while the channel work is occurring, Griggs Street between Race Street and Central Avenue will be closed to through traffic.  The closure is scheduled to begin on Wednesday June 4, 2014 at 7 A.M.

Annual Budget Public Hearing

June 2, 2014 - 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., Monday, June 02, 2014, in the Council Chambers of the Urbana City Building, 400 South Vine Street, Urbana, for the purpose of receiving public comment regarding The Annual Budget.

Persons with disabilities needing special services or accommodations for this hearing shoul

UC2B Press Conference

May 29, 2014 - 2:00pm

Urbana City Council members are invited to an UC2B press conference to be held at Enterprise Works at Research Park, 60 Hazelwood Drive, Champaign, IL.


Race Street Closure

June 1, 2014 - 10:00am - 6:00pm

On Sunday, June 1, 2014, Race Street from Main Street to Water Street will be closed from 10:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. for the Community Center for the Arts Race Street Bash. Please note that the Courier Café and the alley to the south of that building will be accessible during this time.

Your patience is appreciated while this event is underway.