By Claire Everett/CU-CitizenAccess.org -- Restaurant goers in Champaign County can call the Champaign Urbana Public Health District at (217) 373-7900 to file a complaint against the business if it’s located in the twin cities, or (217) 363-3269 if it’s in the county.
By Claire Everett/CU-CitizenAccess.org -- Restaurant complaints filed in Champaign County over the past six months have ranged from a restaurant running out of napkins to a cockroach crawling out of a customer’s food.
Ninety complaints were filed with the Champaign-Urbana Public Health District from September through February. Nearly forty percent of those complaints were for fast food chains.
By Eli Murray/For CU-CitizenAccess.org -- For 15 years, a silent guard has stood watch over the intersection of Neil Street and Bradley Avenue, guiding Champaign cars and pedestrians as they travel through it.
Twenty-four hours a day the guard is responsible for making sure travelers reach their destinations safely and on time.
A new and improved way to evaluate your favorite restaurant is now right at your fingertips.
We’ve updated our popular map of restaurant inspection failures.
The revised map features green icons showing the number of restaurants that have failed at least one inspection in each area.
They will have their first of two opportunities in 2014 to cast votes and select county leadership by participating in the March 18 primary election, when they can make choices for Champaign County Board members. The general election will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 4.
CU-CitizenAccess.org also produced its first broadcast for Illinois Public Media’s PBS news hour as part of an in-depth look into meth use.