Events & Activities

Urbana School District Participating in Walk As One

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

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

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

July 4, 2014

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

May is Building Safety Month

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

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

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

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.

UPTV Wins Five Awards at the Midwest Video Fest

June 16, 2014 - June 17, 2014

The City of Urbana is pleased to announce that Urbana Public Television won five awards at the 2nd Annual Best of the Midwest Invitational Video Fest and Awards Banquet.

City Launches Monthly Talk Show

June 16, 2014

It's All About U keeps you connected to the exciting events and services the City of Urbana has to offer.