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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

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

Department Posts

*ONLINE REGISTRATION HAS FILLED.*  Questions may be directed to U-CYCLE at (217) 384-2302. The next electronics recycling event will be held on Saturday, October 12, 2019, from 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  Registration details will be online in September 2019.  Acceptable items are listed on the registration website and include:
Post date: Thursday, April 4, 2019 - 09:38
Weather permitting; Southbound Traffic on North Lincoln Avenue will be reduced to one lane between West Park Street and West Hill Street from 7:00 a.m. Tuesday, March 19, 2019 through 4:00 p.m. Friday March 29, 2019 for curb and driveway improvements for the Retreat Development. Access will be maintained to all properties along North Lincoln Avenue during the project. Traffic control will be in place to guide motorists through the areas where travel is reduced to one lane.
Post date: Monday, March 18, 2019 - 14:04
The Urbana Business Association is sponsoring the World’s Shortest St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Downtown Urbana on Sunday, March 17th, 2019. The following street will be closed from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.: One block of Main Street between Race Street continuing west to the Springfield Avenue Split. The following streets will be closed from 2:40 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.:
Post date: Friday, March 15, 2019 - 11:53
Weather permitting, Anderson Street will be reduced to one lane between Fairlawn Drive and Hawthorne Drive for an emergency sanitary sewer repair starting Thursday March 7, 2019 at 7:00 a.m. through Monday March 11, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. Access will be maintained to all properties along Anderson Street. Motorists are encouraged to drive carefully through this and all construction areas. Thank you in advance for your patience and cooperation during this project.
Post date: Wednesday, March 6, 2019 - 13:07
The U-Cycle program would like your input as we consider a voluntary, subscription-based food scrap collection program.  Please fill out the survey here.
Post date: Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - 08:57