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Posted on: January 21, 2020

Be Counted! Everything You Need to Know About the 2020 Census in Carrboro

Everyone Counts in Orange County

Much of the funding that comes from the Census helps the most vulnerable among us. It provides health care, education, food and nutrition programs, housing and child care for families.

The 2020 Census counts every person living in the United States and fiv...

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Carrboro Townwide News
Posted on: January 16, 2020

Town Administrative Offices Closed January 20th in Observance of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

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MLK Holiday Yard Waste & Loose Leaves Collection Schedule

Yard Waste and loose leaves will not be collected on Monday, January 20th due to the Holiday. Residents who normally receive yard waste collection on Monday will be serviced on Tuesday, January,...

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Carrboro Townwide News
Posted on: January 15, 2020

Toms Creek RainReady Presentation and Discussion

The Town has been working recently with the Center for Neighborhood Technology on a pilot study in the Toms Creek watershed to develop recommendations for a "RainReady" program to address the runoff and flooding issues being experienced. &nb...

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Additional Info... Carrboro Townwide News
Posted on: January 10, 2020

Google Fiber to Start Back Construction Next Week

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After re-evaluating construction Plans Google Fiber is set to start back construction in Carrboro the week of January 13, 2020. The Town of Carrboro and Google Fiber are excited to move forward with this process that will provide faster, fairer, kinder, i...

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Carrboro Townwide News
Posted on: January 9, 2020

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebrations in Orange County

MLK 2020 events

Join us and others in Orange County as we celebrate Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with these community-wide events in honor of Dr. King’s legacy. 

Friday, January 17

Celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (Orange County) 

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Carrboro Townwide News
Posted on: January 7, 2020

Orange County accepting applications for 2019-20 HOME program funding

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Orange County is accepting applications for 2019-20 HOME program funding. HUD’s HOME Investment Partnerships Program (HOME) provides formula grants to states and local communities that (often in partnership with local nonprofit groups) fund a wi...

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Carrboro Townwide News
Posted on: December 16, 2019

Who's Digging in my Yard? Google Fiber Construction Information

Whos Digging Google Fiber

In December 2019, Google Fiber started construction in the Town of Carrboro. Throughout this process, residents can expect to see Google Fiber crews in various permitted areas. The town is closely monitoring and communicating with Google Fiber and will pr...

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Carrboro Townwide News
Posted on: December 16, 2019

Coming January 2020: Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Park Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

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The Town of Carrboro is excited to announce the ribbon cutting ceremony for the highly anticipated Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Park will take place January 20, 2020 at 3pm. We look forward to celebrating this accomplishment with you all. More details to co...

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Carrboro Townwide News
Posted on: December 13, 2019

We Need Your Voice at the Table! Serve on Town Advisory Boards

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We need your voice at the table! Please especially consider volunteering if you represent any of the following underrepresented groups: 
Black/African-American, Hispanic/Latinx, Native Americans, Asian-Pacific Americans, and Subcontinent Asian Ame...
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Carrboro Townwide News
Posted on: December 12, 2019

UPDATE: Google Fiber Construction in Carrboro

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In December 2019, Google Fiber started construction in the Town of Carrboro. Throughout this process, residents can expect to see Google Fiber crews in various permitted areas. The town is closely monitoring and communicating with Google Fiber and will pr...

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Carrboro Townwide News
Posted on: November 11, 2019

Carrboro Names New Fire Chief

David Schmidt

After a nationwide search, the Town of Carrboro is pleased to announce the hiring of David (Dave) Schmidt as new Carrboro’s Fire Chief.

The announcement comes after a thorough and competitive national search that produced more than 70 applicants....

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Carrboro Townwide News