Race Street

Windsor Road (Philo Road to Race Street) Plans

The city, with the help of a consultant, is currently working on short term and long term plans to reconstruct Windsor Road from Philo Road to Race Street.

City Studies Modern Roundabouts for Intersection Improvements

Following directives expressed in the City Council's goals to "evaluat[e] all city projects for sustainability and incorporat[e] energy-savings systems," the City hired Ourston Roundabout Engineering to study the feasibility of installing a modern roundabout at two intersections scheduled for improvements in the near future.

2011 MFT Resurfacing: Central Avenue, Lake Street and Race Street Closures

June 28, 2011 - 7:00am - July 19, 2011 - 5:00pm

Beginning 7 am Tuesday June 28th, the south legs of Central Avenue, Lake Street and Race Streets at the intersection with Park Street will be closed to through traffic to allow for the reconstruction of the side street approaches.  Weather permitting, these road closures are expected to be in effect for 3 weeks and Central Avenue, Lake Street and Race Street are expected to be re-opened by

Race Street Lane Closure at Pennslyvania Avenue

March 14, 2011 - 7:00am - March 21, 2011 - 12:00pm

The City is making storm sewer repairs on Race Street at its intersection with Pennsylvania Avenue. The south bound lane of Race Street to 50-feet south of the intersection with Pennsylvania Avenue will be closed beginning at 7:00 A.M. on Monday March, 14 2011 to Monday March 21, 2011 at 12:00 P.M.

Race Street Road Closure

August 16, 2010 - 7:00am - August 26, 2010 - 5:00pm

Sewer InstallationThe City of Urbana is installing a new storm sewer on Race Street between University Avenue and the Norfolk-Southern (N-S) Railroad Tracks.

Street Closure on Florida Avenue Between Race Street and Vine Street

July 19, 2010 - 6:00am - July 23, 2010 - 2:00pm

Florida Avenue will be closed to through traffic from Race Street to Vine Street from Monday, July 19, 2010 through Friday, July 23, 2010 to perform street repairs.  Residents living within the construction area may use Broadway Avenue to access their homes.

During construction, eastbound traffic will be directed north on Race Street to Pennsylvania Avenue, east on Pennsylvania Ave