Winter Storm Inga Update
Chapel Hill is cleaning up after Winter Storm Inga dumped more than 6 inches of snow on the town. Public Works crews are focusing on clearing Town-maintained streets, bridges, overpasses and trouble spots. The NC Department of Transportation is focusing on the five major roads through Chapel Hill (Franklin Street, Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard/Columbia Street, Fordham Boulevard, Manning Drive, and South Road/NC Highway 54).
Meeting cancelations: Wednesday's Chapel Hill Town Council regular business meeting is canceled. Wednesday's Chapel Hill Cultural Arts Commission meeting is canceled. The Meet the Author Tea scheduled for Thursday has been canceled and may be rescheduled for a later date.
Town facilities will be closed on Thursday. This includes Parks and Recreation facilities (including the Aquatics Center on Homestead Road), the Chapel Hill Public Library and other public-facing facilities.
Tar Heel Express Shuttles to Meet the Heels on Saturday, Aug. 5
Chapel Hill Transit will provide Tar Heel Express shuttle service from 3 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 5, 2017, for Meet the Heels. Shuttles will operate from Airport Drive (103 Airport Drive, Chapel Hill) and 725 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. (Chapel Hill).
The shuttles will provide continuous and fully accessible service, running every 10 minutes between the parking locations and downtown Chapel Hill (South Columbia Street and Franklin Street). Parking and shuttles will be FREE. The last shuttle will leave downtown Chapel Hill (South Columbia Street and Franklin Street) at 7:30 p.m.
View a map with locations of shuttle stops.
For additional information on Tar Heel Express, please visit Chapel Hill Transit's website at www.townofchapelhill.org/tarheelexpress, email email@example.com, or call a customer service representative at 919-485-7433.