Friday, March 30 is a Town Holiday

Most municipal offices will be closed. Yard waste will not be collected. Chapel Hill Transit will operate on Saturday schedules with no U or NU service. Chapel Hill Public Library will be open March 30 and closed Sunday, April 1. Read more.

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Town In News 5/25/17

Post Date:05/25/2017 4:31 PM


Town in News – TIN Report – is a sampling of news media coverage about the Town of Chapel Hill compiled by the Communications and Public Affairs Department. This listing includes articles and columns that are available on the web, and may not necessarily contain all stories in the print edition of the papers or on televised broadcasts.

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OWASA: Water Safe Despite ‘Earthy’ or ‘Musty’ Odor and Taste (

Officials with Orange Water and Sewer Authority are reassuring residents in the southern portion of Orange County that even though you may have noticed taste and odor issues, the water is safe to drink and use. Read more:


Chapel Hill Officials Approve Redevelopment Guide for West Rosemary Street (

After nearly a year of planning and deliberation, the Chapel Hill Town Council has approved a comprehensive guide for developers seeking to build along West Rosemary Street. Read more:


Chapel Hill Town Council backs growth plan for West Rosemary Street (The Chapel Hill News)

New guidelines approved Monday give developers and residents a sense of how downtown’s West Rosemary Street corridor could grow. Read more:


Chapel Hill and Carrboro Recognized by Federal Solar Power Program (

The future of renewable energy in Orange County is looking bright ever since the US Department of Energy recognized Chapel Hill and Carrboro for their receptiveness to solar power. Read more:


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