The draft for the Town's 2020 plan to reduce its carbon footprint includes initiatives to replace non–LED lighting in Town-owned facilities, increase composting opportunities and reduce single-use plastics.
"She’s a problem solver. She is someone who jumps into anything with both feet.”
“We can blame Duke today, but I think our problems started back three years ago."
Chapel Hill and Carrboro engage in friendly competition to conserve water, and you can get involved.
Hydrilla is an invasive plant first brought into the United States for use in aquariums. Read about its impact on Lake Orange and the West Fork Eno reservoir.
At the council’s Feb. 19 meeting, members reviewed Gov. Roy Cooper's Executive Order 80, which asserts North Carolina’s commitment to address climate change and transition to a clean energy economy.
There was residential structure fire near Southern Village on Sunday. The fire was put out before 4 p.m. and was mostly confined to the attic of the house.
Flooding, structural damage and road closures weren't the only effects brought by Florence. Mosquito populations surged in certain parts of the state.
Farmers lost far more in Hurricane Florence than during Hurricane Matthew, despite their preparation.
After Hurricane Florence, a coal ash spill has been reported at a Duke Energy plant. But an ongoing lawsuit is saying they've been doing this for decades and is trying to get them to stop.
Duke University Chapel hosted a "public conversation" with U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-VT, and the Rev. William Barber II moderated by Luke Powery Thursday. The three discussed race, poverty and militarism to commemorate Martin Luther King Jr.