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WINTER WEATHER ALERT. The Town’s public-facing facilities are closed on Thursday. Trash collection canceled while crews work on storm clean-up. Transit service suspended until further notice. Call-in available at 919-969-5005 btw 9 am and 7 pm Thursday for non-emergency issues related to storm. 

Power outage? Contact Duke Energy at 1-800-419-6356 or duke-energy.com/outages or text OUT to 57801.

More at townofchapelhill.org/news

SNOWPLOWWinter 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.

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Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Service Schedule

Post Date:01/10/2018 8:27 AM
Dr. King

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.
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