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.
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.
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.
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.