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.
Transit Detours and Holiday Schedule Monday, Jan. 15
Chapel Hill Transit will operate a Saturday schedule on Monday, Jan. 15, 2018, in observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday. 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 and will reopen at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 16. For schedule information, call 919-485-7433.
Due to the Martin Luther King Jr. Day Rally and March on Monday, Jan. 15, Chapel Hill Transit will detour routes from approximately 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.
More information: chtransit.org