Category Archives: Friends of Bolin Creek

A Charter School on the Banks of Bolin?

URGENT: BOLIN CREEK We are asking you to take action by contacting the Town of Carrboro’s elected representatives if you share our concern about Claremont South, a development proposal. One of Carrboro’s most beautiful meadows, also a wildlife habitat that … Continue reading

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New Plan for Claremont South approved

This statement was presented by Julie McClintock on behalf of Friends of Bolin Creek on April 17, 2012 at a Carrboro Town public hearing for a rezoning application for Claremont South. The application called for commercial space and small homes … Continue reading

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Candidates take positions on Bolin Creek paving

Four candidates are competing for three seats of the Carrboro Board of Aldermen on election day, Tuesday, November 8. This is second in a series of reports on interviews conducted by Friends of Bolin Creek with the Carrboro candidates. Question: … Continue reading

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Treasures of Bolin Creek

Join us for the Friends of Bolin Creek’s fall walk, “Treasures of Bolin Creek”, tSunday October 23rd at 2 pm, led by Randee Haven O’Donnell and Salli Benedict . Randee is an environmental educator, a runner, a long time supporter … Continue reading

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Board of Aldermen delays Greenways Commission appointments

The Carrboro Board of Aldermen voted this past Tuesday, at its last meeting before their break, to delay any appointments to the Carrboro Greenways Commission. The BOA wants to hear from staff over the summer as to what tasks the … Continue reading

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A Watershed Workshop for Teachers

“Integrating Lab and Field Study of our Watershed for the Classroom” Teachers and environmental educators:  come join us for a day of hands-on exploration of our watershed on March 25 to learn about watershed mapping and visual stream assessment to … Continue reading

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Golden Crested Kinglet

Five hardy souls walked the UNC nature trail early Saturday morning, January 22, although the temperature hovered around 22 degrees. We entered the Carolina North Nature Trail, a pleasant woodland trail accessed from Rock Garden Road. We were rewarded with … Continue reading

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