Public Works

Our mission:  The Urbana Public Works Department promotes growth in the City of Urbana by maintaining, constructing and improving the City's infrastructure.  We preserve the quality of life for the citizens, visitors, businesses and government agencies (both within the City and in the surrounding areas).  Our department strives to provide prompt and courteous service in a professional, efficient and cost-effective manner to safeguard the safety, health and welfare of those we serve.

Our motto:  Urbana Public Works Department--Working for You

706 S. Glover Ave.
61802 Urbana , IL
M-F 7:30 AM to 5:00 PM
(217) 384-2342
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Department Posts

CLOSED Sealed BIDS for the construction of the Mathews Avenue Lighting Project (City Section 21-00633-00-LT) including roadway lighting improvements located along Mathews Avenue from Oregon Street to Springfield Avenue will be received by the City of Urbana at the office of the City Engineer, 706 South Glover, Urbana, Illinois 61802 until 2:00 p.m. prevailing time on Tuesday, July 13, 2021 and publicly opened and read aloud at 2:00 p.m. at said office.
Post date: Tuesday, June 29, 2021 - 09:34
CLOSED Requesting Department: Public Works DepartmentContact Person: Barb StiehlAddress: 706 South Glover AvenueTelephone No.: (217) 384-2342E-Mail Address:
Post date: Thursday, May 20, 2021 - 07:47
CLOSED The City is seeking proposals from individuals, organizations, or collaboratives to lease City-owned real estate for the purposes of operating vegetable gardnes, native plant pollinator gardens, or some combination thereof.
Post date: Tuesday, March 16, 2021 - 08:15
CLOSED The City of Urbana is seeking statements of interest and qualifications from professional engineering and architectural firms to assist with the implementation of the City of Urbana’s capital improvement plan from fiscal year 2021 through fiscal year 2023 including surveying, design engineering, architectural design, and construction observation for project work in the following areas: • Transportation • Bridges • Lighting and Signals • Stormwater Management • Sanitary Sewer Collection Systems
Post date: Tuesday, March 9, 2021 - 08:26
Post date: Wednesday, March 3, 2021 - 08:17