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Closed: Residential Demolition / Removal / Infill Bid Notice

January 22, 2019 - 1:00pm


The City of Urbana, Grants Management Division, is inviting sealed bid proposals for the demolition, removal and infill at 1407 West Beslin Street.  The property is a residential lot with a single family residential structure and miscellaneous junk and debris.

Complete Bid packet including the pre-demolition asbestos survey may be obtained from:

Community Development Services Department
Grants Management Division
400 South Vine Street
Urbana, Illinois  61801

You may pickup a bid packet during our office hours, which are Monday through Friday, 7:30 am to 4:30 pm.  If you have any additonal questions, please contact Randy Burgett at (217) 384-2373. 

BID OPENING DATE:  1:00 pm on Tuesday, January 22, 2019


New Development Proposed at Lincoln and University

Proposed Development "Gather" at University and Lincoln in Urbana, ILDallas-based Rael Development Corporation and the City of Urbana are pleased to announce a proposal for a new mixed-use development at the intersection of University and Lincoln Avenues in the City of Urbana called Gather. Gather will contain approximately 200 apartments, 16 townhomes and 50 extended-stay rooms, along with nearly 15,000 square feet of lobby, retail and outdoor public areas. The project’s configuration, scale and design are the product of much analysis and collaboration between the developer, the City and Rael’s team of consultants.

Input Sought for 200 South Vine

October 31, 2018 - 5:00pm

Open HouseGreen Street Realty hosted an open house for the public to learn more about the 200 S. Vine Project this past Tuesday, October 23rd at the Urbana City Building, 400 South Vine Street.

A tour of Green Street Realty multifamily properties immediately followed the meeting. There was a great deal of community interest, evidenced by the standing room crowd in the City of Urbana Council Chambers.

The City of Urbana and Green Street Realty have entered into a Letter of Intent for the redevelopment of the 200 block of South Vine Street in Downtown Urbana. The proposed townhome-style development contains 42 two- and three-story units. The townhome units would include a mix of two and three-bedroom floor plans, with some that could be adapted for handicapped accessibility. A number of units also include private garages.

Public Auction of 1301 East Washington Street

November 1, 2018 - 11:00am

Notice of Public Sale of Real Property

Notice is hereby given that on November 1st, 2018 the City of Urbana, of Champaign County, Illinois (hereinafter “City”) shall sell at public sale by auction, which auction shall be conducted in accordance with the procedures described herein, at 11:00 a.m. o’clock in the City Council Chambers of the Urbana City Building, 400 South Vine Street, Urbana Illinois, the following described property (“Property”):

Property Address:  1301 East Washington Street, Urbana, Illinois   
Property Identification No: 92-21-16-327-011