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Pittsboro Election Filings

Pittsboro Mayor Jim Nass filed for re-election on July 2, 2021 and stated that it “has been an honor and a privilege to serve all of the people of Pittsboro.” Nass was elected in 2019 when he succeeded Mayor Cindy ...
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Pittsboro passes $13,435,807 budget – 42.8% increase from last year

by Casey Mann, Senior Correspondent The town of Pittsboro Board of Commissioners passed a more than $13 million budget for the upcoming fiscal year, marking a nearly 43% increase from the previous year. According to Town Manager Chris Kennedy’s presentation ...
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Main Street Pittsboro Updates Stakeholders

by Casey Mann, Senior Correspondent Main Street Pittsboro hosted a mixer for downtown business and property owners on Tuesday, June 15th to provide an update on the work the organization has completed and its future plans. “The goal is to ...
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Press Releases from Pittsboro Town Manager Chris Kennedy

Update: City of Greensboro 1,4 Dioxane Discharge, Potentially Impacting Pittsboro’s Drinking Water System On July 1, 2021, the North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality (NCDEQ) informed Town of Pittsboro officials that the City of Greensboro reported an excessive discharge of ...
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Police chase in Pittsboro ends in arrest

Multiple charges were filed against Jermaine Kahif Evans, 35, on June 20, resulting in a $250,000 bond. According to arrest documents, Evans was initially pulled over by Chatham County deputies for swerving and failure to maintain lane control. During the ...
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Pittsboro Eats! Supports Locally Owned Restaurants

by Casey Mann, Senior Correspondent It all started with a Facebook post. Sue Perkins Silverstein of Bear Creek wrote of her concerns about the fate of locally-owned restaurants during COVID-19 on a Chatham Caremongering Facebook page. Dozens of people chimed in with similar ...
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Senate Hopeful Jeff Jackson Visits Chatham

by Casey Mann, Senior Correspondent North Carolina Senator Jeff Jackson (D-37), a Democratic hopeful for the U.S. Senate, visited Chatham County in mid-March. The stop at Pittsboro’s Kiwanis Park, was one of the first stops in Jackson’s “100 County Campaign,” a ...
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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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Public Meeting Notice – Town of Pittsboro

Town of Pittsboro Wastewater Treatment System Improvements Engineering Report – Environmental Information Document All interested parties are hereby advised that the Town of Pittsboro is seeking comments on the Engineering Report – Environmental Information Document (ER-EID) for the Town of ...