Champaign County Regional Planning Commission

***The RPC will remain closed to the public until safeguards are fully implemented to protect the public and staff from any potential transmission of COVID-19. This closure includes our main office at the Brookens Administrative Center (1776 E. Washington Street in Urbana), which will have limited staffing. Individuals and families seeking to be enrolled in RPC programs will continue to be served through phone calls and online consultations, while signs will be posted at all RPC locations alerting members of the public that they are not open. Please reach out to your assigned case manager with any questions. Click here to visit our special COVID-19 resources page.***

East Central Illinois workNet Helping Small Champaign Aerospace Company Launch its Business to the International Level

Incumbent Worker Training program expected to make CU Aerospace an international provider while growing its sales and creating new jobs.

East Central Illinois workNet Helping Small Champaign Aerospace Company Launch its Business to the International Level

RPC Teams Up with the University of Illinois on Bike Light Distribution and Bike Registration

The RPC is supporting Light the Night for the 13th year in a row. RPC staff will also be at all three locations to help University of Illinois students and community residents complete their 2020 Census forms if they have not yet done so.

RPC Teams Up with the University of Illinois on Bike Light Distribution and Bike Registration

National Federal Eviction Moratorium Can Help Champaign County Renters Stay in Their Homes

A federal eviction moratorium took effect on September 4 and extends vital protections to millions of renters at risk of eviction for nonpayment of rent during the COVID-19 pandemic. This protection can help renters here in Champaign County stay in their homes.

National Federal Eviction Moratorium Can Help Champaign County Renters Stay in Their Homes

Champaign County Residents Only Have Until End of September to Complete their U.S. Census Forms

Assistance being offered by several local agencies at outdoor locations throughout the month to help all residents complete their forms.

Champaign County Residents Only Have Until End of September to Complete their U.S. Census Forms

Small Champaign County Community Develops State-of-the-Art System with Help from the RPC

Innovative project in Royal aims to revitalize the village’s infrastructure and attract new business to downtown area, setting a standard for other municipalities in the state.

Small Champaign County Community Develops State-of-the-Art System with Help from the RPC

RPC Welcomes Former College Teacher and Consultant as New Workforce Development Director

Dr. Justin Arnold will lead the Local Workforce Innovation Area 17 board as part of East Central Illinois workNet in Champaign, Douglas, Ford, Iroquois, and Piatt Counties.

RPC Welcomes Former College Teacher and Consultant as New Workforce Development Director

Champaign County Announces the LIHEAP Energy Assistance Program Starting on July 27

Households in need of energy assistance, especially those with disconnection notices, high past-due balances, and the general population that has been most likely affected by wage fluctuations due to COVID-19 are encouraged to apply.

Champaign County Announces the LIHEAP Energy Assistance Program Starting on July 27

Point-in-Time Count Looks at How Champaign County is Addressing Homelessness in 2020

Volunteers recruited by the Champaign County Continuum of Service Providers to the Homeless conducted the 2020 Point-in-Time count on Thursday, January 30.

Point-in-Time Count Looks at How Champaign County is Addressing Homelessness in 2020

RPC’s Early Childhood Education Program Honored with Award Named After Longtime Advocate for Vulnerable Children and Families

Award praises RPC for strengthening the drive for innovation and ingenuity in the work of Head Start/Early Head Start programs throughout the state.

RPC’s Early Childhood Education Program Honored with Award Named After Longtime Advocate for Vulnerable Children and Families

RPC Urges Utility Customers Impacted by COVID-19 to Apply for Bill Payment Assistance

RPC accepting applications for State of Illinois grant funding through June 30.

RPC Urges Utility Customers Impacted by COVID-19 to Apply for Bill Payment Assistance