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Posted on: March 22, 2019

Mayor Lavelle Proclaims March 22, 2019 as “ARBOR DAY” in the Town of Carrboro

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Mayor Lavelle proclaimed March 22, 2019 as "Arbor Day" this morning at Carrboro Elementary School. Mayor Lavelle was joined by students as she proclaimed today Arbor Day in Carrboro!We would like to urge all residents to help protect our trees a...

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Carrboro Townwide News
Posted on: March 22, 2019

Chapel Hill & Carrboro: Take the Pledge to Save Water! Crown Your Town the Water Winner

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On Friday, March 22, (World Water Day), Chapel Hill Mayor Pam Hemminger challenged Carrboro Mayor Lydia Lavelle in a friendly and fun community competition to encourage everyone to SAVE WATER!

World Water Day is an annual UN observance day that highlights ...

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Carrboro Townwide News
Posted on: March 21, 2019

The 2019 PRIDE Exhibit Calls for Local Art

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PRIDE is two joint exhibitions aimed at examining and celebrating the contributions of LGBTQ art and life in our community. PRIDE will be exhibited at the Century Center and Town Hall in Carrboro April through June 2019. Local and regional artists of any ...

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Carrboro Townwide News
Posted on: March 20, 2019

We Need to Hear From You! Take the NC 54 Bicycle and Pedestrian Corridor Safety Study

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The Towns of Carrboro and Chapel Hill are inviting public input on traffic safety concerns for highway NC 54 between Old Fayetteville Road and Manning Drive. The North Carolina Department of Transportation’s (NCDOT) Traffic Safety Unit initiated...

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Carrboro Townwide News
Posted on: March 18, 2019

Arthur Bevin Ramsey Day Proclaimed In Carrboro

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Arthur Beven Ramsey was born in Dunn, North Carolina, grew up in Cumberland County, later became a highly-respected and passionate member of the arts community in Carrboro, North Carolina, then sadly passed away on December 26, 2018 after a long battle wi...

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Carrboro Townwide News
Posted on: March 14, 2019

The Carrboro Courier-Spring in Carrboro

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Check out the latest edition of The Carrboro Courier! Be sure to subscribe so you can start receiving The Carrboro Courier in your inbox! Subscribe HERE !

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Carrboro Townwide News
Posted on: March 7, 2019

Mayor Lavelle Proclaims March 2019 Women's History Month in Carrboro

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Mayor Lavelle read a proclamation at the Tuesday March 5, 2019 Board of Aldermen meeting proclaiming March 2019 as Women's History Month in Carrboro.

Carrboro is proud to recognize and honor the history and contributions of women in Carrboro and throughout...

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Carrboro Townwide News
Posted on: March 6, 2019

March 2019 Declared "Skip the Straw" Month - Take the Pledge!

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Orange County and the Towns of Chapel Hill, Carrboro, and Hillsborough have declared March 2019 as “Skip the Straw” month joining a growing movement across the country to reduce single-use plastics of all kinds. To promote the effort, ...

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Carrboro Townwide News
Posted on: February 26, 2019

Our Roots Run Deep: Braxton Foushee Paves More than Roads for the Black Community

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Braxton Foushee has helped lay the foundation when it comes to equality here in Orange County -- it all began in 1960 when he sat down at Colonial Drug Store (then both a store and lunch counter) and requested to be served. Though Orange County has always...

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Carrboro Townwide News
Posted on: February 20, 2019

Calling all Young Emerging Artists!

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The Town of Carrboro is offering an award up to $1,000 to assist emerging young artists in developing their talent through a summer apprenticeship. Click the link to apply! Deadline is May 3, 2019!

Apply Here

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Carrboro Townwide News
Posted on: December 13, 2018

Winter-Spring Recreation Program Registration Announcement

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The Carrboro Recreation & Parks Department's 2019 Winter-Spring Brochure is now available! 

The brochure covers registration for our programs with start dates from January through early May, including our spring athletic leagues and 2019 Summe...

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2019 Winter-Spring Brochure (PDF) Carrboro Townwide News