Town in News

Post Date:07/05/2018 1:50 PM

Town in News – TIN Report – is a sampling of news media coverage about the Town of Chapel Hill compiled by the Communications and Public Affairs Department. This listing includes articles and columns that are available on the web, and may not necessarily contain all stories in the print edition of the papers or on televised broadcasts.

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Summer Brings Road Construction Projects in Chapel Hill (WCHL)

Summers in Chapel Hill mean less student traffic, and that gives the Town of Chapel Hill an opportunity to catch up on construction projects. Read more:


Here's your list of Fourth of July festivities in the local area (The Daily Tar Heel)

Still making your Independence Day plans? Look no further than Orange County, which boasts events in downtown Carrboro, Kenan Stadium and the Eno River. Read more:


Boil Water Advisory to be Issued Following OWASA Repairs in Chapel Hill (WCHL)

The Orange Water and Sewer Authority is in the process of repairing a water line in front of 214 West Cameron Avenue in Chapel Hill. Read more:


Yaya Tea brings customized bubble teas and Japanese snacks to Chapel Hill (ABC)

A new Japanese cafe, offering bubble tea, coffee and snacks, has opened for business in the neighborhood. Located at 157 E. Franklin St., the new arrival is called Yaya Tea. Read more:


Chapel Hill, UNC Enter Development Agreement for Future Municipal Services Center (WCHL)

The Chapel Hill Town Council voted last Wednesday to authorize town staff to proceed with a joint development agreement between the town and UNC for the future home of the town’s Municipal Services Center on university-owned property. Read more:


Chapel Hill Decision on UNC Health Care Development Delayed Until Fall (WCHL)

As part of a lengthy agenda on Wednesday night for the final Chapel Hill Town Council meeting before the summer break, the council was expected to consider a request from UNC Health Care to redevelop university-owned property along 15-501 at the western intersection of Eastowne Drive near I-40. Read more:


July 4 Celebration Guide (WCHL)

The Town of Chapel Hill will be hosting its annual fireworks celebration at Kenan Stadium on UNC’s campus. Read more:


SECU Foundation Helps Bring Affordable Workforce Housing to Chapel Hill Community (Markets Insider)

The official dedication of an 80-unit apartment complex on Formosa Lane in Chapel Hill – Greenfield Place – brings new and exciting housing opportunities for the area’s workforce. Read more:


How about a culinary day trip to Durham and Chapel Hill? (Go Triad)

The art of eating well, healthy and local continues to draw food lovers or “foodies” who will travel hours to indulge their culinary whims in award-winning restaurants with James Beard-nominated chefs. Read more:


The owner of The Crunkleton is ready to open something new in Chapel Hill (The News and Observer)

Acclaimed mixologist Gary Crunkleton is expanding his bar fiefdom again — this time with another location in Chapel Hill. Read more:



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