Street closures listing

Street closures listing

Here is a list of street closures and road construction in East Central Illinois, provided by public works offices: (If your public works department wants to send one, submit it via email to breaking@news-gazette.com.)

 

Street Town Between Duration
Broadway U Stebbins and Kerr 8/3 until further notice
Locust Street C Green and John 8/1-8/7
University (one westbound lane) U Lincoln and Goodwin 8/10 to 8/19
Race (Northbound) U Mumford and George Huff 7/29 to 8/3
Theodore Drive C East of Mayfair  7/27-7/31
Green U Intersection with Coler 7/27-7/31
Western U Lincoln to Gregory 7/20/15 to 8/20/16
Mayfair Road C Broadmoor and Theodore 7/20-completion 
Randolph C Randolph and Church intersection 7/20-8/31
Neil Street (one southbound lane) C North of Devonshire 7/16-8/14
Fourth Street C South of Gregory intersection  7/6-8/15
Elm Street  C Clark and University  Begins 7/6
Philo Road (south leg) U Windsor and Curtis 6/26 until further notice
Mattis Ave.  C Curtis Rd and Congressional Way 6/22 to 10/30
I-74 (work at night but lane closures will be in effect night and day N/A Illinois 49 to U.S. 150 west of Danville 5/17 to 11/1
Illinois 47 (one lane will be open) Mahomet U.S. 136 and I-74 5/12 to mid-December
Holiday Drive C William and Frank Starts 5/4 (Holiday will be one-way NB during work)
Hollycrest  C Ola and John Starts 5/7 (Hollycrest will be one-way NB during work)
Illinois 130 reduced to one lane U Philo Road and Washington 5/4 until August 2015
U.S. 136 reduced to one lane Rantoul, Gifford Rantoul and Gifford 5/1 to 7/31
Philo Road (North leg) U Windsor Rd and Amber Lane Starting April 17 "until further notice."
Dewey-Fisher Road (Mattis Avenue extended); occasional  closures North of Champaign Saber Drive and U.S. 136. 3/13 to 10/31
Oak C Armory and north of Gregory. (Lot E-7 entrances will remain open). 3/9 to 10/2

 

C: Champaign (Public works department: 217-403-4700)

D: Danville (Public works department 217-431-2208)

T: Tuscola (Street department 217-253-3114)

U: Urbana (Public works department 217-384-2342)

M: Monticello (Public works department: 762-7512)

P: Paxton 

S: Savoy (Village phone: 217-359-5894)

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U.S. 136 between Rantoul and Gifford 

The Illinois Department of Transportation announces that work will begin on U.S. 136 between Rantoul and Gifford on May 1, 2015. The work will include replacing the existing asphalt shoulders with wider shoulders including rumble strips, replacing a box culvert, and guardrail upgrades. During construction, traffic will be reduced to one lane. The overall project has an anticipated completion date of July 31, 2015, weather permitting.
 
U.S. 150 from Illinois 130 to St. Joseph:
 

UPDATED: The Illinois Department of Transportation announces that weather permitting, work is scheduled to resume April 15, 2015 for widening and resurfacing of U.S. 150 from IL 130 in Urbana to St. Joseph in Champaign County. The work had been suspended for the winter.

This project includes widening and resurfacing of U.S. 150. In addition drainage structures will be replaced and new ditches constructed to improve storm water drainage. Traffic will be reduced to one lane at locations where work is ongoing. While work is ongoing, please observe all traffic control signs.

Of special note, U.S. 150 will be closed to through traffic from Urbana to St. Joseph for a period of 2 weeks beginning May 4, 2015. (This is a new date, issued on April 27.) Local traffic will be allowed. Through traffic will be detoured onto I-74.
The anticipated completion date is June 2015, weather permitting.
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787 wrote on June 09, 2014 at 1:06 pm

Is there a reason why closed U of I streets aren't included in this listing?

Mike Howie wrote on June 09, 2014 at 2:06 pm
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Thanks for your note. We run notices as we receive them from public works officials and state transportation offices. We run UI notices when we receive them.

Mike Howie

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