WINTER WEATHER ALERT. Residential solid waste collected Monday; commercial solid waste collected Saturday. Recycling collected Friday and Saturday by Orange County Solid Waste.  More at

SNOWPLOWWinter 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.

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Transit Detours and Holiday Schedule Monday, Jan. 15

Post Date:01/11/2018 10:08 AM

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.

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