Conversations with the Mayors

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

Latest Episodes

Week of February 4, 2019

Stevens and Lavelle watch the General Assembly; county commissioners discuss I-40 widening and a future county jail; Hemminger talks parking; Lavelle talks immigration.

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Week of January 28, 2019

Orange County elected officials come together for an Assembly of Governments. Hemminger and Lavelle reflect on Carol Folt’s last day as UNC chancellor.

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Week of January 21, 2019

County and town leaders talk transit and look ahead to their respective annual retreats; Carrboro goes (slightly) back to the drawing board on the 203 project.

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Week of January 14, 2019

Transportation is on this week’s agenda. Also, Orange County sends out a tax notice, Chapel Hill talks monuments (and markers), and Hillsborough discovers property it didn’t know it owned.

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Week of January 7, 2019

Transportation is on the county’s agenda. Also: Hillsborough’s stickwork sculpture comes down, Lavelle talks aging, and Orange County is hit by the federal shutdown.

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Week of December 24, 2018

OWASA reports on the recent water main break; a look back at the dozens of resolutions passed by Orange County Commissioners this year; a police standoff ends safely in Carrboro.

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Week of December 17, 2018

Looking ahead to 2019: what are our top local priorities? (Also: Hillsborough and Carrboro celebrate the holiday; Orange County tackles elections and housing; Chapel Hill takes a breather after a rough fall.)

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