The cities of Champaign and Urbana, along with the 2015 Champaign-Urbana International Humanitarian Awards Steering Committee, have selected the recipients of the 2015 Champaign-Urbana International Humanitarian Awards. The award recipients will be honored Thursday, September 3, 2015, at the I Hotel & Conference Center (1900 S. First Street, Champaign) with a 5:45 p.m. reception and […]
Champaign – Varsity Striping will begin work on the 2015 Pavement Marking Project on Monday, August 10. The project will include both the removal of old markings and the installation of new markings on various streets within the City of Champaign. Work is expected to last through the fall and should be completed by November 1. This work […]
In order to utilize a crane at 601 South First Street, Broeren Russo Construction will close the southbound lane of First Street between Healey Street and Green Street. The lane closure will start on Wednesday, August 5, 2015, and will reopen on Wednesday, August 19, 2015. One lane of southbound and northbound traffic will be maintained in this […]
As the Fall semester begins at the University of Illinois, the City of Champaign is holding a Cardboard Dumpster Event for Feed the Thing During Move In/Out from August 14-25, 2015. Cardboard dumpsters will be placed around the campus town area with the purpose of providing students living in multifamily buildings (apartments, condos, & co-ops with five […]
The Eastern Illinois Foodbank will be sponsoring a Mobile Food Pantry on Saturday, August 8, 2015. This service is being provided to all Champaign County Residents, with households meeting eligibility guidelines (see below). For more information, contact the Eastern Illinois Foodbank at (217) 328-3663.
The City of Champaign would like to offer citizens an opportunity to enroll in an exciting new Academy for residents to learn about the inner workings of local government. The new Champaign City Government 101 Academy (see here) will educate the public about the organization and operation of the City of Champaign, and promote civic […]
The City of Champaign will recognize National Night Out on Tuesday, August 4, 2015, from 4:00-8:00 p.m. National Night Out is a designated evening when communities across America come together to take a stand against crime. To celebrate the nationwide event, residents are encouraged to lock their doors, turn on their porch lights and spend […]
The Hot Rod Power Tour will be arriving in Champaign on Sunday, June 7 as part of their 7-day, 7-stop tour at Parkland College. Please be aware of additional traffic hitting the areas surrounding Parkland, as the cars will be coming down Bradley Avenue from Mattis Avenue. See the event’s flyer for more information.
The City of Champaign is in the process of preparing its Neighborhood Programs Manual outlining programs for community development and neighborhood improvement commencing in late 2015. The Neighborhood Programs Division is responsible for developing and managing programs to address neighborhood needs, including rental and home ownership programs, neighborhood plan implementation, and public service activities. Completing […]
The City of Champaign is proud to announce an exciting new opportunity for residents to learn about the inner workings of local government. The new Champaign City Government 101 Academy will educate the public about the organization and operation of the City of Champaign, and promote civic engagement. The 11-class Academy will cover topics like […]