Living in Urbana Posts

Cunningham Avenue Lane Closures

May 2, 2016 - 7:00am - May 13, 2016 - 5:00pm

Weather permitting, the outside lanes for north and south bound traffic on Cunningham Avenue will be closed between Perkins Road and Kenyon Road from 7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. each day starting Monday, May 2, 2016 through Friday, May 13, 2016 for construction of new sidewalks.

UPTV Continues to Tell Sim Hackberry Story

UPTV production coordinator Jason Liggett began his coverage of the Urbana Sim Hackberry Tree on February 19th, 2014 when it was cut down from the corner of High and Coler streets in Urbana.

I-74 Resurfacing between Mahomet and Champaign

May 2, 2016 - August 2, 2016

PARIS – The Illinois Department of Transportation announces that weather permitting; work will begin on Monday, May 2nd on I-74 from a half mile west of IL 47 in Mahomet to a half mile west of I-57.

The project includes 7 miles of patching, milling and resurfacing as well as safety upgrades. Milling and resurfacing will also be done on the I-74 ramps.

Urbana High School Production of High School Musical

April 27, 2016 - 7:00pm - May 1, 2016 - 2:30pm

HSM PosterUrbana – Approximately 80 students are involved in Urbana High School’s upcoming production of High School Musical, one of that school’s largest theatre shows in recent years.

Get Ready! MCORE Improvements on Schedule to Start this Fall

Champaign-Urbana, Illinois –Multimodal Corridor Enhancement (MCORE) Project transportation improvements are on schedule to begin this fall. The scale of this infrastructure work on key corridors will have significant traffic impacts including detours and street closures during construction.