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Happenings In and Around Greenbridge!

Thursday, June 25

The meeting begins with Northside and Pine Knolls neighborhood updates from Della Pollack and Hudson Vaughn of the Jackson Center to learn about efforts to help preserve these neighborhoods together with the UNC Northside initiative. Delores Bailey will also share updates about EmPOWERment initiatives.

Then we will then learn where Greenbridge has been, where it is and where it’s going from Michael Parker. A downtown business person and resident of Greenbridge, Michael will conclude with a brief tour of the building’s unique features and several downtown businesses located there.

Coffee at 9:30 am    |    Free Meeting at 10 am

Greenbridge Sky Lounge
601 W Rosemary Street
Chapel Hill, NC 27516


Free parking
available in the Chapel Hill public lot the corner of Rosemary Street and Sunset Drive or in the Guest Parking located below the condominiums with access off Merritt Mill Road. The building's public garage has very limited parking -- please pay close attention to the signs to ensure you are not towed. Other options include the Carrboro parking deck next to the Hampton Inn or the Chapel Hill town lot on Graham St. south of Franklin.




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 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.

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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