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Thursday January 26th

Orange County Commissioners



The Orange County Board of Education building, as pictured on Monday, March 28, 2022, is located on East King Street in Hillsborough.

CHCCS and OCS need outside consultant for development of capital, report finds

Orange County is in need of an outside consultant for the continued development of school capital in Orange County Schools and Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools, according to a report by the Capital Needs Work Group. CHCCS and OCS rank first and third respectively in statewide per-pupil funding. Despite this, a review by the work group found that funding availability is still a “significant issue” for both districts.

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Government officals break the ground at the groundbreaking event for the 203 Project on Thurday, April 5, 2022.

The Town of Carrboro breaks ground on the 203 project

The Town of Carrboro held a groundbreaking ceremony last Thursday at 203 S. Greensboro St., the future home of the Orange County Southern Branch Library.  The library, also known as the 203 Project, has been in the works since 2016 when Orange County first requested the library branch.

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