News Releases

Urbana Road Conditions

January 27, 2015, 7:40 a.m.--City crews have been treating all routes, parking lots and sidewalks. Generally all streets are in good condition with a few remaining slick spots in the residential routes. Please use caution as these winter weather conditions continue.

2015 Warming Centers for Champaign-Urbana

Here is a list of warming centers available in the Champaign-Urbana area:

The City of Urbana Raises Your Art: A Call for Entries for Urbana’s Boneyard Creek

March 6, 2015 - 5:00pm

Banner Art

The Urbana Public Arts Program is looking to display works by a visual artist living or working in Champaign County on street pole banners surrounding the Boneyard Creek Improvements Project.

Cunningham Township "Wrap Up in Warmth" Coat Drive

Please donate your clean & gently used, warm winter items. All items will be distributed to those in need.

Boys Appointed as Urbana Economic Development Manager

Brandon BoysBrandon Boys has been appointed to manage the City of Urbana's economic development division.

2015 Urbana Arts Grants Applications Currently Available

January 16, 2015 - 5:00pm

The City of Urbana Public Arts Commission announces the opening of the 2015 cycle of its Urbana Arts Grants Program to support projects in the arts.

Urbana Named a Gold Bicycle Friendly Community by the League of American Bicyclists

BFC Gold Award

The League of American Bicyclists recognized Urbana with a Gold Bicycle Friendly Community award, joining more than 325 visionary communities from across the country.

Urbana High School Math Team Competition Results

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The Urbana High School (UHS) Math Team took three individual awards and one team award when they competed in the 48th Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology Mathematics Contest on Saturday, November 8, 2014.

Emerald Ash Borer is in Urbana

Emeral Ash BorerEmerald Ash Borer, EAB, has been discovered in Urbana on both private and public trees in numerous locations around the community. We ask citizens to be on the lookout for the insect and infected trees.