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

Join Urbana's U-Cycle program and the Urbana Park District to celebrate America Recycles Day on Saturday, November 19!  The theme of this year's event is a "Waste-free School Lunch." Activities include eco art projects, recycling games, vermi-composting, and presentations about the Market at the Square Sprouts program and healthy school lunches!  And don't forget to pledge to recycle! 
Post date: Wednesday, October 26, 2011 - 14:04
RFP #1112-04 Proposals will be received at the Office of the Director of Public Works, City of Urbana, Illinois, for: Parking Lot Snow Plowing Proposals will be received through 3:00 P. M., Monday, October 31, 2011, and at said time the proposals shall be opened and read publicly. The City reserves the right to reject any or all proposals and to waive irregularities or technicalities.
Post date: Monday, October 17, 2011 - 08:01
# 2011/12-01 The Champaign-Urbana Solid Waste Disposal System (CUSWDS) will receive proposals to provide for: Collection and Chemical Analysis of Groundwater Samples from the Urbana Landfill Complex The proposal document may be obtained from the Urbana Public Works Department, 706 South Glover Avenue, Urbana, IL, 61802, (217) 384-2342, or may be found below. Proposals will be received until 2:00 p.m., Monday, October 31, 2011, at which time the proposals will be opened and the names of the Proposers read publicly.
Post date: Wednesday, October 12, 2011 - 13:38
Bid# 1112-03 Tuck Pointing & Concrete Masonry Unit (CMU) Replacement at 706 S. Glover Avenue & Repainting of 704 and 706 S. Glover Avenue, Urbana, Illinois. The City of Urbana, Department of Public Works, is accepting bids for Tuck Pointing and Concrete Masonry Unit (CMU) Replacement for its Public Works building located at 706 S. Glover Avenue, Urbana, Illinois and the Repainting of its storage facility and Public Works building at 704 and 706 S. Glover Avenue, Urbana, Illinois. In addition to compliance with the attached specifications the successful bidder will also:
Post date: Monday, September 12, 2011 - 08:42
Sealed BIDS will be received until 2:30 P.M. local time on September 30, 2011 and opened and read aloud publicly at the Office of the Director of Public Works for the furnishing of all materials, equipment and labor necessary for Phase 1 Implementation: Signage & Wayfinding, and other incidental work. Specifications are available for download below. Please contact the Office of the Director of Public Works, 706 South Glover Avenue, Urbana, Illinois, 61802 if other arrangements for receipt of bid related materials need to be made.
Post date: Monday, September 12, 2011 - 07:55