Chapel Hill
Friends of the Downtown

Carolina Square Tenant Update and More!

Thursday, May 25
Coffee at 9:30 | Program at 10:00

Meet at Med Deli

We all know that Target will be opening in Carolina Square in July, but what else? Come to the Friends meeting and hear all the latest news of Carolina Square. Jeff Furman, Vice President for Development for Northwood Ravin, will give us an update of all the activity at Carolina Square.

Coffee and conversation begin at 9:30, with our speakers starting promptly at 10 a.m. You'll also hear the latest downtown Comings, Goings and Rumors!

This month's gathering of the Friends of the Downtown will take place at an alternate location — in the banquet room of the Mediterranean Deli. Coffee and conversation begin at 9:30, with our speaker starting promptly at 10 a.m.

Mediterranean Deli

410 W Franklin St
Chapel Hill, NC 27516

Parking:,  $1.50/hr; 3 hour limit on the street

      •    427 West Franklin Lot, next to Lantern Restaurant or

      •    415 West Franklin Lot, next to 411 West


If you would like to contact the Chapel Hill Town Council about any pressing issues or to view their past and future agendas, go to the link at the bottom of this page. 

Downtown Chapel Hill — Where the Town Comes to Life.

The mission of Friends of the Downtown is to develop and promote downtown Chapel Hill as a place for community interaction and economic vitality.

The focus of Friends of the Downtown is on economic growth, job creation, co-marketing opportunities, increasing influence with local government and increasing the awareness of Downtown Chapel Hill, North Carolina. Franklin Street is the core of the downtown, hence our website name:





Whimsical views of Downtown Chapel Hill


SCK Design



Elaine O'Neil Textile Collages

Candidate Forum:

Gregg Gerdau  

Remember to Shop Downtown!

Thanks to the many Downtown Merchants who have donated door prizes for our meetings.

Click for a list of our great Downtown merchants.

Please support our Downtown Merchants. They bring vitality to the Downtown and support our Friends group.

To contact our Town Council click here.

Here you can also view meeting calendars, minutes and videos, and get similar information on Town boards & commissions.


Parking Information and Map

There now is free night parking at a number of downtown lots. For a map and complete listing of lots and costs, meters and valet parking go to



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