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Housing Partners with UNC School of Social Work

UNC-Chapel Hill graduate student Alex Lombardi had an aha moment shortly after she began working as an intern for the Housing Department.

Public housing neighborhoods in Chapel Hill are surrounded by student housing. But the communities and residents don’t really mix.

“In Chapel Hill, public housing is so well integrated, that many students are unaware,” she said. “When you’re a student you’re in a sort of bubble.”

Now Lombardi wants to get to know her neighbors – and it’s because of where she works. She is the first student from UNC-Chapel Hill’s School of Social Work in a new field instruction course based at the Town of Chapel Hill Housing Department.

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Ephesus Park Tennis Courts Closed for Resurfacing

Aug. 30 through early September

Post Date:08/30/2017 9:49 AM
adult tennis

The Town of Chapel Hill is nationally regarded for its quality of life. Public parks and recreation are the gateways to a healthier, more livable community. In addition to our parks, trails, indoor and outdoor recreation facilities, Chapel Hill Parks & Recreation offers a myriad of recreation programs and cultural activities for all ages and social backgrounds.

In an effort to improve and maintain our tennis facilities, Ephesus Park tennis courts will be closed Aug. 30 through earl;y September for a resurfacing project.

Other courts available for play include:

Cedar Falls Park (6 courts)
501 Weaver Dairy Road (across from East Chapel Hill High School) 

Hargraves Center Park (4 courts)
216 N. Roberson St.

Oakwood Park (1 court)
20 Oakwood Drive

Phillips Park (4 courts)
Phillips Middle School
606 N. Estes Drive

To learn more about sponsored tennis programs with Chapel Hill parks and Recreation, BROWSE our programs and REGISTER online at chapelhillparks.org.

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