Your safety may depend on how quickly you're able to escape your home in the event of an emergency.
11/03/2017 3:38 PM
If you want to fly a drone, you have to follow the rules and regulations set by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).
10/20/2017 3:30 PM
The Town of Chapel Hill continues its preparation efforts for the night of Halloween (Tuesday, Oct. 31) with the focus on safety for people and property.
10/19/2017 3:03 PM
“I’m extremely proud of the time, effort and dedication our staff put into reaching this level of service,” said Fire Chief Matt Sullivan.
10/19/2017 8:42 AM
The Chapel Hill Fire Department responded at 12:45 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 17, to a structure fire at 416 W. University Dr.
10/17/2017 5:05 PM
Halloween will be on Oct. 31 regardless of the fact that it falls on a Tuesday this year.
10/02/2017 4:20 PM
It’s still too early to tell whether central North Carolina will be in the path of Maria, either directly or indirectly.
09/20/2017 3:40 PM
The Town of Chapel continues to monitor the forecast and prepare for the tropical storm systems in the Atlantic Ocean, especially Hurricane Irma.
09/08/2017 11:06 AM
The Town of Chapel Hill, Town of Carrboro, UNC-Chapel Hill and Orange County Government will host a public remembrance of the fateful events of Sept. 11, 2001.
09/08/2017 6:52 AM
A community information meeting to discuss planning the Municipal Services Center will be held on Sept. 7.
09/01/2017 2:23 PM
Four Chapel Hill Fire Department employees deployed to Texas Thursday morning, Aug. 31, 2017.
08/31/2017 7:16 PM
A community update meeting on the potential Municipal Services Center on Estes Drive will be held on Sept. 7.
08/10/2017 10:52 AM
Do you know what to do if there’s a grease fire in your kitchen? Don’t throw water on it; put a lid on it!
07/18/2017 1:50 PM
The caller reported a fire in the kitchen. Two residents were treated for minor smoke inhalation at the scene.
07/17/2017 9:48 PM
The Chapel Hill Fire Department responded to a residential structure fire at 4:41 p.m. Sunday, July 16, at 304 Burlage Circle. The caller reported a grease fire that was spreading.
07/16/2017 7:20 PM
“The safest way to enjoy fireworks is by attending a public fireworks display, like the Town of Chapel Hill’s July Fourth Celebration at UNC-Chapel Hill’s Kenan Stadium," says Chapel Hill Fire Marshal Tommy Gregory.
06/30/2017 9:59 AM
The Town of Chapel Hill is working this summer with UNC-Chapel Hill on next steps for a potential Municipal Services Center.
06/29/2017 9:10 AM
The Chapel Hill Fire Department responded to an automatic fire alarm at the fitness center of the Carol Woods Retirement Community, 750 Weaver Dairy Road, at 3:46 p.m. Tuesday, June 27.
06/28/2017 10:57 AM
06/16/2017 10:38 AM
Town Manager Roger Stancil has selected Joseph McMiller, Assistant Operations Manager at Chapel Hill Transit, and Heather Robinson, Master Firefighter, as the 2017 W. Calvin Horton Service Award winners.
06/09/2017 4:30 PM