Town Holiday Jan. 20. Most municipal offices will be closed in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Chapel Hill Public Library will be open from 1 to 5 p.m. Chapel Hill Transit will operate on a Saturday schedule. Residential trash will not be collected (make-up day Wednesday, Jan. 22). Read More

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    Post-holiday tree collection

    Town crews will pick up holiday trees and wreaths for mulching on the regular yard waste collection schedule. Please remove decorations, tinsel and wire. Recycle lights at Orange County Waste and Recycling Centers.

    12/26/2019 10:00 AM

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    Meet our new Director of Parks and Recreation and share your best wish

    Informal "meet and greets" have been scheduled for the new year, featuring a wishing tree, where suggestions can be posted. We want it to be a grassroots, democratic process where the local community can really say what they want. It is an exciting opportunity to shape the future!

    12/20/2019 3:37 PM

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    Town in News

    Town in News – TIN Report – is a sampling of news media coverage about the Town of Chapel Hill.

    12/20/2019 1:36 PM

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    Local Bands and Musical Acts Wanted For Local Music Streaming Platform

    A new digital streaming platform and music library dedicated to local music seeks Chapel Hill area musicians to submit music for its inaugural collection.

    12/18/2019 4:07 PM


    New Year's Day Holiday Service Schedule

    Most municipal offices will be closed Wednesday, Jan. 1. Chapel Hill Transit will not operate. Chapel Hill Public Library will be closed.

    12/17/2019 4:16 PM

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    Motor Vehicle Collision Involving Pedestrian

    The Chapel Hill Police Department is investigating a motor vehicle collision involving a pedestrian at the intersection of Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard and Perkins Drive.

    12/16/2019 8:47 PM


    Winter Holiday Service Schedule

    Most muncipal offices will be closed Dec. 24-26. Chapel Hill Public Library will be closed. Chapel Hill Transit will not operate on Wednesday, Dec. 25. Yard waste will not be collected. Recycling will not be collected Wednesday, Dec. 25 (make-up day Saturday, Dec. 28).

    12/16/2019 9:18 AM

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    New Art Comes To Downtown And Chapel Hill Town Hall

    Two new art exhibits have arrived in Chapel Hill and the community is invited to visit and enjoy a variety of works by local artists.

    12/13/2019 4:45 PM

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    Town in News

    Town in News – TIN Report – is a sampling of news media coverage about the Town of Chapel Hill.

    12/13/2019 11:58 AM


    Santa Rooftop Rescue Postponed

    Due to heavy rain in the forecast, the Santa Rooftop rescue originally scheduled for Dec. 13 has been rescheduled to Friday, Dec. 20.

    12/13/2019 9:00 AM


    Housing & Community Development RFP for Professional Services

    The Orange County Department of Housing and Community Development is soliciting Request for Proposals from qualified individuals and planning consulting firms to provide professional services.

    12/12/2019 3:13 PM

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    Code for Chapel Hill Year-End Social

    The social will present opportunities for the public to discuss Code for Chapel Hill, civic tech, and celebrate the successes of the past year.

    12/11/2019 4:58 PM

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    Holiday Festivities This Weekend In Downtown Chapel Hill

    The Chapel Hill-idays slate of events continues this weekend with the annual Chapel Hill-Carrboro Holiday Parade on Saturday, Dec. 14. The Santa Rooftop Rescue has been rescheduled to Friday, Dec. 20.

    12/11/2019 1:28 PM

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    Mayor’s Southern Area Focus Group Meeting

    The charge of this group is to provide input and recommendations related to redevelopment of the Southern Village Park & Ride lot and adjacent parcels.

    12/10/2019 8:37 AM

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    Parks and Recreation Releases 2020 Winter-Spring Programs

    Featured in this year’s line-up are a new Campfire and a Movie event, new outdoor adventure programs, and new art classes. You're also invited to meet our new director Phillip Fleischmann.

    12/09/2019 8:00 AM


    Public Information Meeting: Conditional Zoning Text Amendment

    The community is invited to a public information meeting to learn more and share feedback on a proposed conditional zoning text amendment

    12/06/2019 4:48 PM

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    Mayor’s Tree of the Year Announced

    A shagbark hickory tree in the Meadowmont neighborhood has been named Chapel Hill’s first-ever Mayor’s Tree of the Year.

    12/06/2019 1:54 PM

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    Holiday Safety in Chapel Hill

    The Chapel Hill Police Department is encouraging everyone to “Think Safety” around the holidays. Steps are being taken to assist members of the community to remain as safe as possible through the new year.

    12/06/2019 11:55 AM

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    Town in News

    Town in News – TIN Report – is a sampling of news media coverage about the Town of Chapel Hill.

    12/06/2019 8:38 AM

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    Meet the Author

    Chapel Hill Public Library, working in partnership with the Crooks Corner Book Prize Foundation, is setting the table for a book chat with a debut novelist whose work has been honored with a $5,000 prize.


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