Posted on: August 17, 2017

Resolution in Solidarity with Charlottesville Counterprotestors and Against Racism

The Board of Aldermen called a special meeting to consider a resolution related to the events that took place in Charlottesville, VA on August 12, 2017.   In a counterprotest against white supremacy, nineteen were seriously injured and one, Heath...

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August 16, 2017 Resolution Carrboro Townwide News
Posted on: August 15, 2017

Mayor Lydia Lavelle Signs on DACA/Dream Act 5th Anniversary Letter to President

Mayor Lydia Lavelle signed on with over 100 other Mayors and cities across the United States to recognize the 5th anniversary of (Deferred Action of Childhood Arrivals) DACA’s implementation.  The letter was delivered to President Trump...

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Carrboro Townwide News
Posted on: August 10, 2017

12th Annual Carrboro Film Festival Film Submissions Are Now Being Accepted

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NEWS RELEASE

12th Annual Carrboro Film Festival

November 18-19, 2017

ArtsCenter, Carrboro

Film submissions are currently being accepted until September 29, 2017, and the early deadline is August 15, 2017.

Carrboro, NC (August 7, 2017) — Calling all filmmakers!...

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Film Festival Website Carrboro Townwide News
Posted on: August 8, 2017

Fall Recreation Program Registration Announcement

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The Carrboro Recreation & Parks Department's Fall Brochure is now available! 

The brochure covers registration for our programs with start dates from September through December, including our Youth Basketball Leagues.  This Fall featu...

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2017 Fall Program Brochure (PDF) Carrboro Townwide News
Posted on: August 14, 2017

Solar Eclipse Safe Viewing Information from NASA

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More in-depth safety information can be found on NASA's Eclipse 101 webpage. 

An eclipse is a rare and striking phenomenon you won't want to miss, but you must carefully follow safety procedures. Don't let the requisite warnings scare you away fro...

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Additional Info... Carrboro Townwide News
Posted on: July 23, 2017

Carrboro Receives Gold Level Solar Community Designation

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Carrboro, in collaboration with Orange County, Chapel Hill, and the NC Clean Energy Technology Center at NC State University, has earned a Gold level designation in the SolSmart program, a U.S. Department of Energy “SunShot” initiative that provides offic...

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SolSmart details.... Carrboro Townwide News
Posted on: January 30, 2017

Mayor Lavelle Issues Statement on Recent Executive Actions on Immigrants

Mayors from cities and towns across the nation issued statements this week in response to recent executive actions on immigration by President Donald Trump, including Carrboro Mayor Lydia Lavelle: “Carrboro, North Carolina prides itself on being a diverse...

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