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 October 29, 2018

In Hillsborough, Mystery Brewing closes but the Colonial Inn is on track; in Chapel Hill and Carrboro, Halloween is a success but clear-cutting begins on the Craig tract.

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Week of October 22, 2018

A new train station in the works for Hillsborough; Chapel Hill considers acquiring the Varsity Theatre; Carrboro approves rezoning for the Lloyd Farm development; Orange County Commissioners ask the courts to make a final decision on the Barn of Chapel Hill.

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Week of October 15, 2018

Hog Day’s off, but Hillsborough’s still busy; Chapel Hill considers allowing self-storage facilities; Carrboro takes a look back at its recent history.

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Week of October 1, 2018

Hillsborough makes changes to its sidewalk seating ordinance; Chapel Hill elected officials meet with Orange County commissioners; Carrboro talks student housing; and county commissioners address a Hog Day-related controversy.

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Week of September 24, 2018

Hemminger reflects on the Inter-City Visit to Lawrence, but storm cleanup (and preventing future flooding) is the top priority. Dorosin reflects on the Kavanaugh hearings, then looks ahead to upcoming local business – including affordable housing and transit.

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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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