Champaign, Urbana activate snow removal rules

Champaign, Urbana activate snow removal rules

The cities of Champaign and Urbana have activated their sidewalk snow and ice removal requirements for parts of town.

In Champaign, property owners must clear sidewalks of snow and ice by 9 a.m. Thursday in the Downtown and Campustown areas.

In Urbana, the snow and ice removal requirement applies to the Downtown, University of Illinois and South Philo Road snow removal districts.  Sidewalks in these areas must be cleared by noon Wednesday.

The cities will clear the snow if property owners don't comply and charge the owners.

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