Request For Proposals for Redevelopment of North Crane Alley

The City of Urbana, Illinois in partnership with property owner Robert Venable, invites proposals for the purchase and development of prime real estate located in Downtown Urbana.

Request For Proposals for Redevelopment of 200 South Vine Street

The City of Urbana, Illinois is requesting Proposals for Redevelopment of 200 South Vine Street in Downtown Urbana.

Olympian Drive Project Construction Begins

Olympian Dribve Construction Map

The Olympian Drive Construction Project has been awarded by the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) to Feutz Construction Contractors, Inc. from Paris, Illinois.

High Cross Road Travel Lane Switches

December 31, 2014

Beginning Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 7:00 a.m. there will be a traffic switch on High Cross Road where the north and southbound travel lanes will switch to the newly paved lanes on the west half of the roadway. The east half of the existing pavement will be closed until further notice for road work and widening.

Interstate 74 and Interstate 57 Patching

May 30, 2014

The Illinois Department of Transportation announced today that patching will occur in Champaign and Vermilion Counties on Interstates 74 and 57 beginning April 21, 2014, continuing through May 31, 2014.

IDOT Rout and Seal Project -- University Avenue

September 9, 2013 - 7:00am - September 13, 2013 - 5:00pm

The Illinois Department of Transportation will be performing rout and seal work on University Avenue between Race Street and Wright Street beginning on Monday, September 9, 2013 at 7:00 AM.  Lanes on University Avenue will be temporarily closed while the work is being done.  The project is anticipated to be completed by Friday, September 13, 2013, weather permitting.

I-74 Cable Guardrail Installation

November 22, 2013 - 5:00pm

The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT), Region 3/District 5, announced that cable guardrail will be installed on Interstate 74 (I-74) from US Route 45 to High Cross Road in Champaign County beginning on Tuesday, September 3, 2013.  Weather permitting, the work will be completed by November 2013. 

Traffic Delays on US Route 150

September 27, 2011 - 11:00am - 1:00pm

On Tuesday, September 27, 2011 the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) will be escorting a wide load travelling west on US Route 150 from Interstate 74 exit 210 in Danville, Illinois to Interstate 74 exit 185 in Urbana, Illinois. 

Motorists may experience delays.  In particular, for those travelling in Urbana, delays may occur at the intersections of US 150 and Illino

IDOT to Perform Bridge Work on Interstate 74

August 29, 2011 - 9:00pm - September 12, 2011 - 6:00am

Paris, Illinois--The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) announces that, weather permitting, night work is scheduled to begin on Monday, August 29, 2011 for sealing of bridge decks on Interstate 74 from University Avenue (Exit 185) in Urbana, Illinois to Interstate 57 (Exits 179 A-B) in Champaign County, Illinois. 

This project will include the application of a protective