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What Mayor Deborah Feinen's emergency order means for Unofficial

By Daily Illini Staff Report

February 28, 2016

On Feb. 19 Mayor Deborah Feinen issued an emergency order regarding “Unofficial St. Patrick’s Day.” Here’s how it will impact campus celebrations Friday.All businesses located within the city limits of Champaign, bounded by Springfield Avenue on the north, Wright Street on the east, Kirby Avenue on...

Mayor Feinen to attend Harvard conference for new mayors

Mayor Feinen to attend Harvard conference for new mayors

By Vivienne Henning

December 1, 2015

Champaign Mayor Deb Frank Feinen has been invited to attend the Harvard Institute of Politics’ Seminar on Transition and Leadership for Newly Elected Mayors. Mayors from across the country will meet at Harvard University Dec. 8-11 for educational and preparatory programs to discuss leadership as we...

Deb Feinen sworn in as new mayor of Champaign

By The Daily Illini Staff

May 11, 2015

Deb Feinen was sworn in as mayor of Champaign on Tuesday, May 5. She is the second female mayor in the city's history.Feinen won the mayoral election with 41 percent of the votes in the April 7 elections. She previously served as an at-large city council member and a commissioner and chair of the Regional ...