Recap: Halloween on Franklin Street
An estimated crowd of 16,000 people attended Halloween on Franklin Street this year.
“We want to say thank you to everyone for keeping this a safe night,” said Chapel Hill Police Chief and Executive Director for Community Safety Chris Blue. “Halloween in Chapel Hill is a tradition, and it’s important to us that everyone can get home safely at the end of the night.”
Orange County Emergency Services responded to four alcohol-related medical calls within the closed area.
Streets were closed at 8 p.m.; all streets were reopened to normal traffic at 11 p.m.