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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

Area street closures

Road Town Between Duration
Mattis, one lane C Springfield and Kirby 8/19 to 8/30, 6 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Prairieview Road Mahomet Tincup Rd (2175) and Golf Dr (2250) 8/19, 6 a.m. to 5 p.m.
County Hwy 9 (3500) Ludlow U.S. 45 and 2300 E 8/19 to 9/4
Market C Bellefontaine and Apricot 8/12 to 8/20
Hickory C Howard and Leichner Until 8/21, 5 p.m.
KIrby C Neil and Fourth, one lane each direction 8/12 to 8/16, 6 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Garfield C Springfield and White 8/5, 7 a.m. to 8/8, 4 p.m.
University, one lane C Russell and James Closed through October
Park Avenue C James and McKinley 7/29 to 8/5
New C John and William 7/30 to 8/9
Bellefontaine C Closed at Market 7/30 to Aug. or Sept.
Market, southbound lane C Bellefontaine to Apricot 7/30 to Aug. or Sept.
University, one westbound lane C Fourth and Fifth 7/22 to 7/24
Mattis, one northbound lane C Alton and Sheridan 7/17 to 7/22
Third C Springfield and Healey 7/19, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Duncan, northbound lane C Daniel to Kirby 6/10 to 8/9, intermittent closures
Race, northbound lanes U Green and Elm 6/3, 7 a.m. to 6/14, 5 p.m.
Bradley C Market to Canadian National RR tracks 6/10 to 7/26
Armory C Sixth and Wright 5/13 to 8/23
Wright C Armory and Chalmers 5/13 to 8/23
Co Hwy 9 (Ludlow Slab), periodic closures U.S. 45 east to Co. Hwy 32 5/6 to 10/15
University, one lane closed C At James 5/1 to 7/31, during day

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

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

M: Monticello (Public works department: 217-762-7512)

P: Paxton

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

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

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


Mary Schenk is a reporter covering police, courts and breaking news at The News-Gazette. Her email is, and you can follow her on Twitter (@schenk).

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