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Posted on: November 15, 2019

Board of Aldermen Approves Name Change

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The Carrboro Board of Aldermen approved the reading of a resolution on November 19, 2019 to change the governing body name to Carrboro Town Council. The Board of Aldermen held a public hearing on the matter at the November 12, 2019 board meeting. The name...

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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
Posted on: November 8, 2019

Carrboro Elementary Student Designs Carrboro Fire and Rescue’s Safety Logo

Fire Logo Contest

August Bubel has been a big fan of firefighters since his very first experience with them in Santa Barbra, California, where he and his family witnessed local firefighters’ efforts battling and containing wildfires.

August and his family moved to...

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Carrboro Townwide News
Posted on: November 8, 2019

North Carolina Paves the Way in Advancing Racial Equity in the South

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Town of Carrboro staff recently attended the first session of North Carolina Government Alliance on Race and Equity (GARE) Cohort in Charlotte. The racial equity assembly is the first to be held in the south -- Carrboro staff had an opportunity to learn a...

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Carrboro Townwide News
Posted on: November 7, 2019

Town Congratulates Candidates for Participation in 2019 Election

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The Town of Carrboro would like to congratulate all candidates for their participation in the 2019 election for municipal offices across Orange County. Here in Carrboro, Lydia Lavelle was re-elected as Mayor, a seat she has held since 2013. Candidates Dam...

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Carrboro Townwide News
Posted on: November 8, 2019

Public Notice of Intent to Purchase and Elevate Residential Properties

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JOINT FEDERAL, STATE, LOCAL PUBLIC NOTICE 

The Federal Emergency Management Agency and North Carolina Emergency Management have received the following applications for Federal grant funding. Notice is hereby given of the Federal Emergency Manageme...

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Carrboro Townwide News
Posted on: August 23, 2019

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 popular Youth Basketball Leagues.  Fall is...

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2019 Fall Program Brochure (PDF) Carrboro Townwide News