CHAPEL HILL – Chapel Hill Transit will provide Tar Heel Express shuttle service on Friday and Saturday for the North Carolina men’s basketball and football games.

On Friday, the shuttles will begin at 7:30 p.m. from the FridayCenter, Southern Village, University Mall, and Jones Ferry park and rides.  The game begins at 9:00 p.m. and shuttles will run continuously for 45 minutes after the game.

On Saturday the game begins at 12:30 p.m. and shuttles beginsat 9:30 a.m. from the Friday Center and University Mall, and 11:00 a.m. form Southern Village and Jones Ferry park and rides.  Round-trip tickets are $5 and $3 for one-way.

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The town of Hillsborough has started construction on the second phase of the Riverwalk greenway, a trail along the EnoRiver corridor.

This phase of construction will connect Gold park with part of River Walk in downtown Hillsborough.  Two bridges crossing the EnoRiver will also be built.

Construction is expected to last eight to ten months, and opening as early as fall 2014.

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