Conversations with the Mayors

Every week on the Afternoon News, Aaron Keck chats with the mayors of Chapel Hill, Carrboro and Hillsborough.

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Week of September 17, 2018

The community recovers from Hurricane Florence. Also: the Colonial Inn moves forward in Hillsborough, UNC Health Care’s Eastowne project moves forward in Chapel Hill, the Carrboro Music Festival comes to Carrboro, and Localfest comes to Orange County.

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Week of September 3, 2018

The hot topic in Chapel Hill is still Silent Sam, but Carrboro’s talking about the library – and Orange County commissioners are covering everything, from light rail to future elections.

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Week of August 20, 2018

Lavelle and Dorosin wrestle with Silent Sam. Speaking before the statue’s toppling, Stevens discusses sidewalk seating and remembers a fallen firefighter.

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Week of August 13, 2018

Sidewalk seating in Hillsborough, trees in Chapel Hill, and a roundabout in Carrboro. Dorosin puts on his civil-rights-attorney hat to discuss the fight around the six proposed state constitutional amendments.

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Week of August 6, 2018

National Night Out comes to Hillsborough; more tree-clearing might be coming to Chapel Hill. Meanwhile, Dorosin looks to the state level – and discusses the ongoing lawsuits surrounding North Carolina’s 2018 election.

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Week of July 31, 2018

Hillsborough’s brand new meeting facility has to close for repairs; Chapel Hill continues its work on affordable housing.

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