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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The City of Urbana is seeking competitive proposals to satisfy cellular telephone service and equipment needs. A set of sample bills for actual usage of current cellular telephone service for a typical month by the City of Urbana is provided. The bills are broken down into the preferred billing groups and show the detailed billing required. All proposals must include: 
Post date: Friday, September 2, 2011 - 08:31
Residents of Urbana will have an opportunity to view exhibits and plans of the UC2B Urbana Broadband project at an informal public open house to be held in the Multi-Purpose Room at Martin Luther King, Jr. Elementary School, 1108 West Fairview Avenue, Urbana, Illinois on Wednesday, August 31, 2011 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Participants are asked to park in the north parking lot off Goodwin Avenue and enter through the doors on the northwest side of the building.
Post date: Thursday, August 25, 2011 - 17:03
NOTICE: To the Bid Documents and Specifications for PHASE 1 IMPLEMENTATION: SIGNAGE & WAYFINDING URBANA DOWNTOWN PROJECT STUDY AREA URBANA, CHAMPAIGN COUNTY, ILLINOIS. Please disregard and discount the previous copy of the “Design Intent Document Specifications” in the abovementioned bid documents for this bid process. Please use the updated attached ADDENDUM file in its place for this bid process.
Post date: Thursday, August 11, 2011 - 10:24
Sealed BIDS will be received until 2:00 P.M. prevailing time on AUGUST 31, 2011 and opened and read aloud publicly at 2:05 P.M. prevailing time on AUGUST 31, 2011 at the office of the City ENGINEER, 706 South Glover Avenue, Urbana, Illinois, 61802 for the furnishing of all materials, equipment and labor necessary for the Parking Lot #12 Project (City Section 11-00507-00-PK). The project includes constructing a new 4,482 square foot asphalt parking lot including storm sewer and other site work.
Post date: Friday, July 29, 2011 - 10:42
Proposals will be received at the Office of the Director of Public Works, City of Urbana, Illinois, for: RFP #1112-01 FACILITY ELECTRICAL SERVICES Specifications may be obtained from the Office of the Director of Public Works, 706 South Glover Avenue, Urbana, Illinois, 61802. Proposals will be received through 2:00 pm Friday, August 12, 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: Thursday, July 28, 2011 - 09:42