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

The City of Urbana is planning to construct pedestrian and bicycle related improvements along Main Street from Cedar Street to Vine Street and from Grove Street to Dewey Street.  The City is soliciting proposals for the performance of professional engineering services in connection with the proposed improvements in both segments of Main Street. The consultant(s) selected, along with any sub-consultants, must be pre-qualified by IDOT to perform the type of work required of the project.
Post date: Tuesday, May 17, 2011 - 13:51
The City of Urbana Environmental Management Division requests bids for removal of grass and weeds from properties that have failed to comply with City vegetation nuisance ordinances. Companies interested in performing these services must submit a completed bid form before 1:00 p.m. prevailing time on Monday May 2, 2011. Questions regarding the desired services or the bid process should be directed to the Environmental Compliance Officer at 217-384-2416.
Post date: Thursday, April 7, 2011 - 16:56
Sealed bids will be received until 2:00 p.m. prevailing time on May 18, 2011. The project includes 225 lineal feet of new 8-inch sanitary sewer construction, 2 new sanitary manholes, pavement removal and replacement, curb and gutter removal and replacement, and other incidental work.        
Post date: Tuesday, April 5, 2011 - 16:05
City Building Executive Conference Room. UC2B is an inter-governmental body. The University of Illinois serves as its administrative agent. More information is available at the website:
Post date: Friday, March 18, 2011 - 14:53
Public Meeting to follow the 6:00pm meeting at the Urbana Civic Center with a discussion related specifically to public art.  Urbana Public Arts Program Boneyard Creek Improvements Project Boneyard Creek Master Plan
Post date: Wednesday, March 9, 2011 - 13:49