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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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Lane Closure on Eubanks Road in September

Post Date:08/31/2017 7:56 AM
TRAFFIC BARRELS

Construction of the Waste and Recycling Center on Eubanks Road will cause lane closure starting Tuesday, Sept. 5 on the portion of Eubanks Road just west of Millhouse Road and east of the Orange County Solid Waste Administration office at 1207 Eubanks Road.

Construction will last for approximately four weeks (the entire month of September) while crews widen the road and add a turn lane for the Waste and Recycling Center. The grand opening of the new Eubanks Road Waste and Recycling Center is projected for January 2018. 

 

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