Notices & Alerts

Vine Street Lane Closure at California Avenue

September 24, 2012 - 7:00am - September 26, 2012 - 5:00pm

Weather permitting; Shaw Brothers Concrete will cause the outside, south bound lane of Vine Street at California Avenue to be closed to traffic from 7:00 a.m. Monday, September 24, 2012 to 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, September 26, 2012 for pavement repair around a water valve replacement.

South bound traffic will be routed to the center, left turn lane. Delays are to be expected.

CANCELLED: Local Liquor Control Commission Public Hearing

September 20, 2012 - 1:00pm

The public hearing by the Local Liquor Control Commissioner of the City of Urbana scheduled to take place at the hour of 1:00 p.m. on September 20, 2012, in the City Council Chambers, 400 South Vine Street, Urbana, Illinois, is cancelled.

Busey Avenue Road Closure - Clark Street to University Avenue

September 19, 2012 - 7:00am - 5:00pm

 As part of the City of Urbana’s on-going sewer lining project, Walden Associated Technologies from Glen Carbon, Illinois will be performing sewer lining along Busey Avenue between Clark Street and University Avenue.  

2012 Sewer Lining Project Press Release

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

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

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

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

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

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

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: