Events & Activities

2014 Motor Fuel Tax Resurfacing Project Open House

Date: 
July 29, 2014 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm

The City of Urbana will hold a Public Open House on Tuesday, July 29, 2014 from 5:00 to 7:00 PM at the Urbana Civic Center, located at 108 East Water Street, to provide information concerning the upcoming 2014 Motor Fuel Tax Resurfacing Project.

The Open House will be conducted on an informal basis; no formal presentation is planned.

Urbana School District 116 Centralized Registration

Date: 
July 29, 2014 - 10:00am - July 31, 2014 - 1:00pm

Urbana School District #116 will hold their annual centralized registration at the end of July. The days and times are as follows:

  • Tuesday, July 29, 2013 – 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, July 30, 2013 – 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, July 31, 2013 – 9:00 a.m.

Urbana School District Participating in Walk As One

Date: 
July 15, 2014

On Tuesday, July 15, 2014, Urbana School District #116 teachers, staff, and students, along with several other civic organizations, will participate in a Walk As One outing for the school district.

USD #116 is working with the City of Urbana, Urbana Police, and the Champaign Community Coalition to bring volunteers together for the Walk As One event in the neighborhood around Prairie Ele

#URBANALOVE Summer Movie Nights

Date: 
July 11, 2014 - 8:00pm - 11:00pm

Families and community members are invited to the free outdoor screening of Breaking Away (PG, 1979) on Friday July 11 at 8:00 pm.

The event, presented by @urbanalove, will b

Funding Opportunity for Smart Grid Public Engagement

Date: 
June 26, 2014 - 11:00am - 1:00pm

Attend this meeting to learn how your organization can apply for funding for smart grid public engagement.

Independence Day Holiday - City Offices and Landscape Recycling Center Closed

Date: 
July 4, 2014

All City administrative offices and the Landscape Recycling center are closed to observe the holiday.

May is Building Safety Month

Date: 
May 31, 2014

"Building Safety: Maximizing Resilience, Minimizing Risks"

The month of May marks Building Safety Month!  Sponsored by the International Code Council, the purpose of Building Safety Month is to raise awareness of the importance of building safety and resilient construction including fire prevention, disaster mitigation, energy efficiency and to recognize that count

Public Open House Concerning Windsor Road Improvements

Date: 
May 15, 2014 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm

The City of Urbana will hold a Public Open House Thursday, May 15, 2014 from 5:00 to 7:00 PM at the Philo Road Church of Christ, 2601 South Philo Road to provide information concerning the upcoming Windsor Road Improvement Project.

The Open House will be conducted on an informal basis; no formal presentation is planned.

Urbana School District #116 to host a Twitter Chat

Date: 
May 22, 2014 - 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Urbana High School Principal Matthew Stark and Urbana School District #116 Superintendent Donald Owen will participate in Urbana School’s first Twitter chat on Thursday, May 22, from 4:30pm to 5:30pm.

Leal Elementary Students to Host "Heroes and Dreamers" Film Premiere

Date: 
May 16, 2014 - 10:00am

The Leal Elementary third and fourth grade students of teachers Greg Ballweg and Molly Headtke will host the premiere of the film, “Heroes and Dreamers” by Ken Paxton, on Friday, May 16, 2014 at 10:00 am in the Leal School Gymnasium, 312 W. Oregon St., Urbana.