Most Town offices will be closed Friday, April 19. Residential yard waste will not be collected. Chapel Hill Transit will operate on Saturday schedules. Chapel Hill Public Library will be open Friday but closed Sunday, April 21. More Information
"Sometimes described by its booster as “the pat of butter in a sea of grits,” Chapel Hill lies on a belt of high and wooded ground two and a half hours from the Atlantic Ocean and three east of the Appalachian range. We are 140 miles east of Charlotte, and twenty-five minutes north of Raleigh, our capital. But Chapel Hill’s citizens understand that what makes our town so agreeable is not that it lies in the gravitational field of other destinations, but that it is politely and resolutely a distinct place with an array of magnetisms (often counterpoised) entirely its own."
--Wells Tower, an excerpt from 27 Views of Chapel Hill, Eno Publishers