Friends
of the
Downtown


Downtown Chapel Hill — Where the Town Comes to Life.
Businesses, residents and other interested parties have formed the Friends of the Downtown to focus 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: FranklinStreetUSA.com.

Monthly Meeting: Thursday, July 28

Last Thursday of the Month    |    Coffee at 9:30 am    |    Free Meeting at 10 am

Talking Trash With The Experts!

Blair Pollock, Orange County Solid Waste Planner and Muriel Williman, Orange County Solid Waste Education and Outreach Coordinator discuss the proposed $5 increase in our solid waste tipping fees, practical ideas on "reduce and reuse" and the complex issues of solid waste in our downtown.

The Franklin Hotel, second floor
311 West Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC
(919) 442-9000
Bus: W Franklin St at Kenan St   |   Free parking behind the hotel


 

The Great Room at Top of the Hill is located:
100 East Franklin St., Third Floor, Chapel Hill, NC
Entrance is next to Walgreen's
Phone: 919.929.8676


 

The Franklin Hotel, second floor
311 West Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC
(919) 442-9000
Bus: W Franklin St at Kenan St


 
DSI Comedy Theater
462 West Franklin Street
Chapel Hill NC
919.338.8150

Bus: F Route

Parking: FranklinStreetParking.com

Meetings are free and open to the public, with parking available in the Town Lot across the street from DSI or the Town Lot behind the Courtyard.


Gatherings of the Friends of the Downtown take place on the second floor of the Franklin Hotel. 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 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
919.967.2666

Bus: W Franklin St at Kenan St

Parking: www.parkonthehill.com,  $1.50/hr:

      •    427 West Franklin Lot, next to Lantern Restaurant or

      •    415 West Franklin Lot, next to 411 West


The Crunkleton
320 West Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC
919.969.1125
Bus: W Franklin St at Kenan St 

Parking: In the Town's surface lots and on the street

 

 

 

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