The Town of Chapel Hill has closed Town facilities to the public effective at 5 p.m. Monday, March 23, to further promote the idea of social distancing in an effort to prevent the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus).
Each year, campers ages 5-17 years old create lasting memories in our summer camps! Camp activities begin June 15 this year, and run weekly thru Aug. 14, 2020. Read about five ways we are simplifying Camp Registration beginning on March 10, 2020. Spring Break camps (April 6-10) enrolling now!
Chapel Hill Transit continues to run Saturday routes and schedules during the Orange County stay at home order. EZ-Rider will offer premium service on Easter Sunday and construction activities will close the bus stop at N. Columbia Street at Rosemary Street.
On Monday, Governor Roy Cooper ordered tighter limits on gatherings and extended school closures statewide to May 15, 2020. The Executive Order, effective Wednesday, March 25, also closed some businesses that require close social interaction and limited visitors to long-term care centers.
Parks and Recreation will temporarily close the eastern end of the Morgan Creek Trail on March 23 for repairs. We expect the work will take 3-5 days to complete. The Morgan Creek Trail will remain open from the trail head on NC 54 to the connector with the 1.6 mile Fan Branch Trail.