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Lower temperatures raises pothole risks

Lower temperatures raises pothole risks

January 29, 2014

With colder temperatures and extreme winter weather comes a greater risk for potholes to form. “If something’s worse, it’s because we’re having a worse winter,” said Kris Koester, Champaign Public Works public information officer. “Also with that, us taking people off the streets more and put...

Champaign activates snow routes

By Daily Illini Staff Report

January 2, 2014

City of Champaign snow routes were activated at 4 p.m. Thursday, according to a press release from the City of Champaign Public Works office. Vehicles parked on these routes must be moved by 1 a.m. Friday. Activated routes are as follows: University Avenue from State Street to Mattis Avenue Church Street from Sta...