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Carrboro Passes Volume Controls

What is Carrboro doing about stream protection? June 26, 2012 Carrboro agreed to pass Jordan Lake rules to reduce nutrients (that is, nitrogen and phosphorus) in rainwater runoff that pollutes our creeks and drinking supplies. Yet, at the same time, … Continue reading

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The Best Choice for Bolin Creek

November 3, 2011 | Posted in: Opinion | Carrboro Citizen John N. Morris
 ♦ Well, it’s enough to restore your faith in reasoned discussion and democracy! After a healthy debate for more than a year about whether the OWASA easement … Continue reading

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What will we lose?

The barred owl won’t like pavement. The Barred Owl is one of the few Owls that can hunt by day. These Owls can be seen hunting from the shaded overhanging branches of Bolin Creek every morning. They perch directly over … Continue reading

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What’s different about Bolin Forest?

What’s different about Bolin Forest and why shouldn’t a 10 foot pave greenway be constructed there? First of all there are many kinds of greenways. Some greenways are natural surface when circumstances dictate it. The Town of Chapel Hill has … Continue reading

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Rob Crook’s address to the Greenways Commission

Rob Crook spoke at this week’s Greenways Commision meeting. Here is the text of his speech. I would like to thank the Greenways Commission for this opportunity to speak and also to thank them for the work they do for … Continue reading

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Greenways Meeting Presentation Materials

Last night Save Bolin Creek presented our case to the Greenways Commission. The presentation flowed from Joan to myself to Rob without a hitch and was well received. Thanks to all who came to show support, we appreciate it! Here … Continue reading

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Greenways Presentation

We need your support. Today, Monday, June 21 at 6:30 we will be making a ten minute presentation to the Carrboro Greenways Commission. We’d like you to come to Town Hall, but please be respectful and attentive. We have been asked … Continue reading

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ACT NOW!

We need your help! What you can do? Get more people to sign the Save Bolin Creek petition NOW! Attend the Greenways Commission meeting at Carrboro’s Town Hall this MONDAY, June 21 at 6:30 p.m. Be respectful and attentive! Write … Continue reading

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Come see us at Carrboro Day

Save Bolin Creek will be at Carrboro Day today. Stop by and see us. Look for our banner seen below and also now used for our blog banner. We will have paper copies and a computer (for most of the … Continue reading

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Bike Routes Map Commissioned

Save Bolin Creek has prepared a map illustrating existing and planned bike routes in the area of Carolina North and Bolin Creek. As part of the contract between UNC and the Town of Chapel Hill many routes are required to … Continue reading

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