Friday, March 30 is a Town Holiday

Most municipal offices will be closed. Yard waste will not be collected. Chapel Hill Transit will operate on Saturday schedules with no U or NU service. Chapel Hill Public Library will be open March 30 and closed Sunday, April 1. Read more.

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Apply to be a member of an advisory board, committee or commission!

Chapel Hill local government has various standing boards and commissions that advise the Town Council on a wide range of issues. We are currently looking to fill vacancies on all boards and commissions.

For more information on the work of these groups, eligibility requirements, or to complete an application form, please visit

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Chapel Hill Ranks First in Best Small Cities for Education

Post Date:06/24/2014

PHOTO Exhale sculpture at 140 West has selected Chapel Hill as number one in the 10 Best Small Cities for Education in American.

Rankings were determined by student-teacher ratios, money spent per year per student, high school graduation rate, and rating based on area test scores. Chapel Hill has a low student-teacher ratio of 13:1 and a high school graduation rate of over 94 percent. Chapel Hill offers good academics and an envinroment that fosters growth.

For more Chapel Hill awards and accolades, visit

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