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
Fourth Street C South of Gregory intersection  7/6-8/15
Green Street (eastbound lane) C Fifth and Sixth

6/30-7/2

7 a.m.- 6 p.m.

Elm Street  C Clark and University  Begins 7/6
Fourth (partial closure; through traffic will be available) C Kirby and St. Mary's Road 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. 6/30
First (partial closure; through traffic will be available) C Gregory and Peabody 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. 6/30
Main U Busey and Coler Through 5 p.m. 7/3
Mattis Avenue C Round Barn and Green 6/29 to 7/2
Randolph Street C Columbia and Washington  6/29 to 7/2
Oak Street C Daniel and Chalmers 6/25-6/26
Second Street C North of Healey 6/25 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Philo Road (south leg) U Windsor and Curtis 6/26 until further notice
Randolph Street (one northbound lane)  C Washington and Columbia 6/24 to 6/25
Green Street (eastbound lane) C Fifth and Sixth  6/24 to 6/25
West Green Street (one eastbound lane) C At Victor  6/24 to 6/26
Neil Street (one lane northbound and southbound) C Columbia and Washington  6/22-6/25
Curtis Rd at Staley C At intersection of Curtis and Staley 6/22-6/26
Country Fair Drive (southbound) C Camp Drive and Bradley Ave 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on 6/18
Mattis Ave.  C Curtis Rd and Congressional Way 6/22 to 10/30
Curtis Rd (westbound lane) Cherry Hills Drive and Marjorie Lane 6/15-6/26
Locust St U Wood St. and Central Ave. 6/20 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Central Ave U Main St and Griggs St 6/20 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Hollycrest Drive C At 1105 Hollycrest Drive 7 a.m. to 6 p.m on 6/15
Russell St. C On both sides of Green  6/15-6/16
Sabin Ave. C

 At north side of Church 

6/15 to 6/19
Springfield Ave. (westbound lane) C State and Prairie  8:15 a.m. 6/16 to 4 p.m. 6/26
Neil Street (one lane northbound and one lane southbound) C Columbia and Washington 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. from 6/15-6/19
Mayfair Rd (one lane) C Lincolnshire and Broadmoor Begins 6/15
McKinley Ave. (northbound lane) C Bradley and Northwood 7 a.m. to 6 p.m from 6/11-6/12 and 6/15-6/17
Mathews Ave. U Green to Oregon 6/10-6/11
Neil Street (one lane northbound, one lane southbound) C Columbia and Washington 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. from 6/10 to 6/12
Fourth Street C Green and Healey  6/14 to 6/17
Race U Main and Elm 6/13, 8 a.m. to midnight
Beverly Dr. (75 feet of north lane) U Bradley Avenue 6/9 to 6/15
Armory Ave.  C First and Fourth 6/2 to 6/19
Chalmers St. (westbound) C Fourth and Third 6/8 to 6/12
I-57 (northbound lane) C At Curtis  8 p.m. 6/6 to 8 a.m. 6/7
Washington St U High Cross to Pfeffer 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. 6/4
Green (one lane) C Prospect and McKinley 7 am to 6 pm 6/3 to 6/10
One lane of Neil St. C Columbia and Washington 6/1, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Kirby Ave. will be reduced to one lane C Bridge over I-57 Starting 6/1, expected to last 3 weeks
Bradley Ave. will be rediced to one lane C Bridge over I-57 Starting 6/1, expected to last 4 weeks
Fourth (one lane) C Peabody and Armory 5/27 to 7/10
University (W/B) C State and Randolph 6/1 to 6/3
Co Rd 2000 St. Joseph Bridge over I-74 5/21 to 6/4
Goodwin U University and Church 4/13 to 5/29
Park U At Goodwin 4/13 to 5/29
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."
U.S. 150 (one lane) Urbana-St. Joseph Illinois 130 and St. Joseph Work resumes 4/15; expected completion is June 2015
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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