Free Weekend Parking for the Holiday Season
Shop and eat locally this holiday season in downtown Chapel Hill! The Town of Chapel Hill's parking specials begin on Thanksgiving Day (Thursday, Nov. 23) and continue through the weekend including Small Business Saturday (Nov. 25) with free public parking downtown.
Police Recover Stolen Vehicle after Crash
At 7:45 p.m. on May 10, 2017, the Chapel Hill Police Department investigated the theft of a vehicle on Nolen Lane in Chapel Hill. Officers located the stolen vehicle in the area of Southern Village. The driver, 49-year-old Chapel Hill resident Jimmy Ray Hardin, led officers on a short pursuit through the Southern Village neighborhood.
The vehicle Mr. Hardin was operating crashed into several vehicles at the intersection of Copperline Drive and Brookgreen Drive. Mr. Hardin was transported to a local medical facility shortly after the crash. Additional charges associated with this incident are pending.