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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Chapel Hill Among Best Cities For Baseball Fans

Post Date:06/11/2015 11:15 AM

The Town of Chapel Hill is among cities such as Pittsburgh, Atlanta, Anaheim, Oakland and Detroit for one of the best places to follow your favorite American pastime, especially if you’re a spectator on a tight budget.

Chapel Hill ranked 12th on a list of 272 cities. WalletHub ranked the cities using metrics such as the performance level of each city’s teams, average ticket and minimum season ticket prices, stadium accessibility and more.

Chapel Hill is the home of the UNC-Chapel Hill “Diamond Heels”, who—despite missing the mark this season—are regularly in the College World Series conversation. The Town offers many restaurants to grab a beer and watch a game of a fan’s favorite team. And, the Durham Bulls are just a few miles away.

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