Illinois • Champaign County
Top 10 Largest Contracts
|WINDSOR ROAD - RECONSTRUCTION FROM EAST OF...||IL / Champaign||
|US 150 AT OGDEN TO SCL OF HOMER (Federal I...||IL / Champaign||
|DEWEY-FISHER RD TO S BRANCH BIG DITCH W OF...||IL / Champaign||
|RECONSTRUCTION OF THE NORTH LEG OF THE INT...||IL / Champaign||
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Note: To build this database, ProPublica obtained two sets of records from the U.S. Department of Transportation. We cleaned it to remove duplicates and other discrepancies, but it may have mistakes we didn't catch. If you find one, please let us know and include any information that may help us verify the correction. Also, the federal data is based on the states’ monthly reporting and may not be up-to-date.
First, we received an updated copy of the national database of stimulus road and bridge projects as of Sept. 25. Separately, we obtained data that states filed to the federal government as part of the stimulus legislation's reporting requirements. These data list which contractors had been awarded particular projects. We were able to trace more than 90 percent of the funds to individual counties. In a few other cases, projects are statewide and cannot be narrowed to county or serve multiple counties. We’ve indicated those cases in the data.
Wherever possible, we matched DOT projects to state recovery filings. They did not match in every instance. The DOT projects, which total $19 billion, include hundreds of projects not yet associated with a contractor. The contractors' data totals about $13 billion in obligated funds. In a few cases, state contractors did not match a DOT project. Some projects also have multiple contractors. When there is no matching contractor information for a project, searches and lists will return a blank.
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All projects for Champaign. Not all projects have been awarded contracts.
|Project Name||Contractor||County||Improvement Type||Amount|
|DEWEY-FISHER RD TO S BRANCH BIG DITCH W OF RANTOUL (Federal ID: 0709024)||CROSS CONSTRUCTION INC||Champaign||Pavement Improvement||$970,050|
|US 150 AT OGDEN TO SCL OF HOMER (Federal ID: 0836028)||OPEN ROAD PAVING COMPANY LLC||Champaign||Pavement Improvement||$1,099,137|
|WINDSOR ROAD - RECONSTRUCTION FROM EAST OF BOULDER DR. TO IL 130 (Federal ID: 5181040)||OPEN ROAD PAVING COMPANY LLC||Champaign||Pavement Widening||$6,181,678|
|RECONSTRUCTION OF THE NORTH LEG OF THE INTERSECTION OF 1ST STREET AND WINDSOR LANE IN CHAMPAIGN SECTION 08-00277-00-PV (Federal ID: 5181044)||FEUTZ CONTRACTORS INC||Champaign||Pavement Improvement||$750,000|
|RECONSTRUCT & WIDEN FAS 531 (CH 18) FROM CR 600E TO US 45, CULVERT REPLACEMENT, PATCHING AND DITCH GRADING IN CHAMPAIGN CO. (Federal ID: 0531108)||No Contractor||Champaign||Pavement Improvement||$597,211|
|RESURFACE FAU 7101 (FLESSNER AVE) FROM DOOLITTLE BLVD TO PACESETTER DR THEN ON PACESETTER DR TO VETERANS PKWY IN RANTOUL. (Federal ID: 5059013)||No Contractor||Champaign||Pavement Improvement||$390,741|
|PRELIMINARY ENGINEERING FOR THE RECONSTRUCTION OF PROSPECT AVE. FRON WINDSOR ROD TO 600 FT N. OF CURTIS RD. PHASE I & II IN SAVOY, SECTION 09-00015-00-EG (Federal ID: 5181045)||No Contractor||Champaign||Other||$305,000|
|RESURFACE FAU 7138 (KIRBY AVE) FROM MATTIS AVE TO JUST EAST OF PROSPECT AVE IN THE CITY OF CHAMPAIGN, 1.25 MILES IN CHAMPAIGN CO. (Federal ID: 5181046)||No Contractor||Champaign||Pavement Improvement||$939,794|