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Congressman Price Meets with Chatham Commissioners

by Casey Mann, Senior Correspondent Congressman David Price (D-4) met with the Chatham County Board of Commissioners at its March regular meeting. Price, who represents a majority of the county, provided details of the pandemic relief bill. The meeting was also ...
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Changes for Bars & Taverns Considered

by Casey Mann, Senior Correspondent The Pittsboro Board of Commissioners held a public hearing to begin considering a change to its zoning ordinance regarding where bars, taverns, and similar establishments may be located. Currently, those types of businesses are allowed ...
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Water Task Force Gives Report

by Casey Mann, Senior Correpsondent The Pittsboro Water Task Force presented its final report to the Pittsboro Board of Commissioners on Dec. 14. The report, which was originally expected earlier this year, marks the culmination of work of a task ...
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The Chatham County Budget: Where Does The Money Come From?

Deep dive: Chatham County by the numbers (Part 3) by Casey Mann, Senior Correspondent Parts 1 and 2 available online at ChathamCountyLine.org The Chatham County Line has taken a deep dive into the inner workings of Chatham County‚Äôs budget, providing an overview ...
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Chatham Commissioners push for Medicaid Expansion

by Casey Mann, Senior Correspondent The Chatham County Board of Commissioners voted unanimously to include Medicaid expansion as one of its legislative goals during a work session on Sept. 21. Every other year, the board decides on legislative goals to ...
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County Commissioner Candidate Q&A

Chatham County Commissioner District 1 Karen Howard (D)Chatham County Commissioner, District 1 (Incumbent) Q1: Who are you?  I am a former attorney and current Chair of the Chatham County Board of Commissioners. My family and I have lived in Northeastern ...
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Norma Boone chosen to fill Siler City District 2 vacancy

by Casey Mann, Senior Correspondent The Siler City Board of Commissioners voted unanimously on Sept. 29 to appoint resident Norma Boone to fill the vacant District 2 seat. The District 2 seat has been vacant since long-time Commissioner and Mayor ...