WINTER WEATHER ALERT. Please note that staff resources may be limited today and conditions will likely require early closures.

Trash collection will not occur today, but we plan to reschedule Monday's makeup day for Friday, weather permitting. All yard waste collection this week will be CANCELLED with no make-up day. Transit service suspended until further notice; Library and Parks & Recreation facilities closed Wednesday. 

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Guardians of the Hill 5K

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Join us for the Guardians of the Hill 5K and Family Fun Run

Benefiting Special Olympics
Sunday, September 25, 2016
Southern Community Park

The Chapel Hill Police Department is sponsoring its annual Guardians of the Hill 5K on September 25, 2016 at 2pm. Proceeds from the timed event will benefit Special Olympics of North Carolina.

The 5K run will be held at Southern Community Park in Southern Village.  The 5K will be followed by a Kid’s Fun Run

Anyone wishing to participate in the Guardians of the Hill 5K should click the Guardians of the Hill registration link below or visit and search for Guardians of the Hill.

Early bird registration for the event is $20 per individual. Early bird registration ends on August 30, 2016. Registrations fees on or after August 31 are $25 per individual. Registration fees include one free t-shirt per individual registration. Additional shirt can be ordered for $5 each when you register for the event.

Race day festivities will include informational booths set up by the Chapel Hill Police Department, Chapel Hill Fire Department, Orange County Emergency Services and other public safety organizations, as well as booths set up by local sponsors. This is a great opportunity for runners to meet some of the public safety personnel who work in our community and support Special Olympics of North Carolina!


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