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Champaign City Council member to resign

February 24, 2016

Champaign City Council Member Marci Dodds announced that she plans to resign on March 23 after serving on the city council since 2005.“District 4 is the geographical and metaphorical heart of Champaign...

Champaign City Council to consider settlement in Seets case

February 1, 2016

The Champaign City Council is faced with a $70,000 payout for the Kisica Seets case at their Council meeting this Tuesday.Seets filed the lawsuit in federal court against the City of Champaign and four...

CUMTD to add new buses to fleet

Students getting on a MTD bus at the bus stop in front of Illini Union Bookstore on October 12, 2015.
October 13, 2015

Any student who has ever missed the 22 Illini before an 8 a.m. class will appreciate the addition of new buses to the Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District’s fleet.CUMTD was granted $7.8 million from...

Deborah Feinen sworn in as Champaign Mayor

Deborah Frank Feinen smiles as she walks into the room to be greeted by her supporters and interviewed by the media at the Brookens Center on Tuesday.
May 10, 2015

By Caeli clearystaff writerAfter winning the mayoral elections with 41 percent of the votes, Feinen was sworn in last week.Just over than a month after Deborah Feinen won the Champaign mayoral election...

Champaign public library requests that city help tackle budget shortfalls

February 26, 2014

The Champaign City Council reviewed the Champaign Public Library’s plan to tackle budget shortfalls at Tuesday’s meeting. Because of increasing expenses and decreasing revenues, the library appealed...

Urbana purchases farmland for road construction

Urbana purchases farmland for road construction
November 6, 2013

Urbana Department of Public Works signed an agreement on Oct. 23 to purchase 16.96 acres of land from the owners of Heimburger Farm near the 4800 block of North Lincoln Avenue. The land is to be used in...

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