Community Development Services

To maintain and improve the quality of life for Urbana citizens by providing programs of economic development, housing, planning, zoning enforcement, and building safety code enforcement.

Major Activities of the Community Development Department:

  • Plan and implement department goals, plans, standards and policies
  • Manage resources for efficient achievement of City and department goals and objectives
  • Develop department staff through training and evaluation procedures
  • Manage personnel through work directives and rules
  • Represent the department and City in various intergovernmental activities, in matters with the news-media and at public relations meetings and events
  • Participate in the planning and preparation of the City's capital improvements long-term plan and budget
Community Development Services Department
400 South Vine Sreet
61801 Urbana , IL
M-F 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
(217) 384-2444

Department Posts

Urbana invites the public to celebrate the installation of “Prism Arc VI”, the second of four sculptures
Post date: Tuesday, May 4, 2010 - 11:51
SECOND ANNUAL ASIAN PACIFIC AMERICAN HERITAGE MONTH CELEBRATION Event Date: Sun, 05/02/2010 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm Venue: Lincoln Square Village Mall, Urbana
Post date: Monday, April 26, 2010 - 14:46
Wide World of Urbana Community Concert (an Urbana Arts Grant recipient), Saturday, May 1st from 4:00 – 7:30PM, at the Urbana-Champaign Independent Media Center at 202 S. Broadway Avenue in Urbana. This event is a 3 part interactive concert with an educational focus presented by the C-U Swedish Folk Ensemble, MEANS New Music Ensemble, and Zach May and the Maps. This event is free and open to the public.
Post date: Monday, April 26, 2010 - 14:41
Post date: Tuesday, April 20, 2010 - 15:00
Post date: Wednesday, April 14, 2010 - 10:42