Chapel Hill Mayor Fields Questions at Downtown Meeting

Chapel Hill Mayor Fields Questions at Downtown Meeting

nando-chapel-hill-news_masthead_with_border.jpgChapel Hill News, January 28, 2016

Mayor Pam Hemminger has been asking residents for their concerns and suggestions, and she got them, on a multitude of issues, during Thursday's Friends of the Downtown monthly meeting at Mediterranean Deli.

The new mayor first took a moment to talk about the Ephesus-Fordham district between East Franklin Street, Fordham Boulevard and Ephesus Church Road. She also talked about changes taking place now in the town's struggling inspections and planning departments.

Revising the Ephesus-Fordham district's form-based code will help achieve community goals, she said, such as bringing in more tax dollars to pay for long-needed road and stormwater improvements.  It could take a while, she said.

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