Winter Storm Inga Update
Chapel Hill is cleaning up after Winter Storm Inga dumped nearly a foot of snow on the town. High-traffic roads have been cleared, but icy spots remain.
Town facilities are open Friday. Chapel Hill Transit service is operating on a modified schedule.
Residential solid waste collection will resume normal schedules next week. Commercial solid waste collection will be made up Saturday. Yard waste collection, including leaf collection, is canceled this week. Wednesday, Thursday and Friday curbside recycling routes—collected by Orange County Solid Waste—will be collected Friday and Saturday.
Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Service Schedule
Most municipal offices will be closed Monday, Jan. 15, in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
RESIDENTIAL REFUSE COLLECTION: No trash collection Jan. 15. Monday routes will be collected Wednesday, Jan. 17.
CURBSIDE RECYCLING: No change in schedule.
COMMERCIAL REFUSE COLLECTION: No trash collection Monday, Jan. 15. Monday’s trash will be collected by the end of the week.
ORANGE COUNTY LANDFILL will be closed Jan. 14-15.
SOLID WASTE CONVENIENCE CENTERS will be closed.
CHAPEL HILL TRANSIT will operate on a Saturday schedule on Jan. 15. The CM, CW, D, FG, JN, T and V routes will operate. The U, NU, 420 Hillsborough Express and Safe Rides will not operate. EZ Rider will operate from 8:15 a.m.-6:52 p.m. Transit offices will be closed. For schedule information, call 919-485-7433.
During the Martin Luther King Jr. Day Rally and March, Chapel Hill Transit routes will be detoured from around 9-10 a.m on Franklin Street as follows:
CW route - detoured along Cameron Avenue and Merritt Mill Road
D route - detoured along Hillsborough Street and Rosemary Street
FG route - detoured along Cameron Avenue and Pittsboro Street
Expect schedule delays during this time.
HOUSING: Office and Maintenance Division will be closed. For emergency maintenance services, call 919-968-2855.
CHAPEL HILL PUBLIC LIBRARY will be open from 1 to 5 p.m.
PARKING SERVICES: The Parking office will be closed. No municipal parking enforcement.
PARKS AND RECREATION: The Plant Road office will be closed. Call facilities for schedules: Chapel Hill Community Center (919-968-2790); Hargraves Recreation Center (919-968-2794); Homestead Aquatics Center (919-968-2799); The Corner Teen Center (919-968-2841).For more information on Town Holidays, visit www.townofchapelhill.org/holiday.