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Town of Chapel Hill Services Update: 6:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 21

Post Date:02/21/2020 6:21 AM

Town of Chapel Hill offices will remain closed to the public until 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 21.

  • Chapel Hill Transit will resume on a limited schedule beginning at 9 a.m.
    • CM
    • D
    • G
    • J
    • NS (serving Eubanks and Southern Village park and rides)
    • NU
    • RU
    • S (serving Friday Center park and ride)
    • U
    • The 420 will not operate.
    • Demand Response (EZ Rider) will begin no earlier than 10am.
    • Other routes will come on line as conditions and staffing allows and will be updated at and at
  • Chapel Hill Public Library will open at 10 a.m. There are no late fees for the time the library was closed.
  • Parks & Recreation facilities will open at 10 a.m. However, the Homestead Aquatic Center and the Community Center pool will remain closed on Friday due to ongoing maintenance.
  • Yard waste collection for Friday is canceled. The normal schedule will resume Monday. Commercial solid waste collection will be postponed until Saturday.

Local Schools

  • UNC-Chapel Hill will continue Condition 2 – Suspended Operations/Classes Canceled until 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 21. For additional information, visit or
  • Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools are closed Friday, Feb. 21. For more information, visit

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