Town In News 4/20/17
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Condon makes good on bet after Gonzaga loss to North Carolina (KREM)
SPOKANE, Wash. --- Spokane Mayor David Condon made good on a bet this week, posting photos to the City of Spokane Facebook account with him wearing North Carolina "tarheel blue." Read more: http://www.krem.com/sports/gonzaga-bulldogs/condon-makes-good-on-bet-after-gonzaga-loss-to-south-carolina/432746481
Residents argue pros and cons of Orange County Transit Plan at Commissioners meeting (The Daily Tar Heel)
Orange County Commissioners met Tuesday in Chapel Hill to hear public input on the draft of the Orange County Transit Plan. Commissioners will vote on the plan April 27. Read more: http://www.dailytarheel.com/article/2017/04/residents-argue-pros-and-cons-of-orange-county-transit-plan-at-commissioners-meeting
Chapel Hill ushers in Autism Awareness Month with series of events (The Daily Tar Heel)
For Lindsay Graham, a board member of the Autism Society of North Carolina Orange-Chatham County and self-advocate, Autism Awareness Month means feeling cared for and remembered by the community. Read more: http://www.dailytarheel.com/article/2017/04/chapel-hill-ushers-in-autism-awareness-month-with-series-of-events
Council gets first crack at reviewing Chapel Hill High renovation (The Chapel Hill News)
A planned renovation and expansion of Chapel Hill High School should be built to serve more students, Town Council members said during Monday’s review of a preliminary concept plan. Read more: http://www.newsobserver.com/news/local/counties/orange-county/article145169634.html
Public Opinion Remains Split on Durham-Orange Light Rail Project (Chapelboro.com)
The Orange County Commissioners heard from a packed room on Tuesday night regarding the proposed Durham-Orange Light Rail project. Read more: http://chapelboro.com/news/local-government/public-opinion-remains-split-durham-orange-light-rail-project