May 7th Changes in Schedule – Chapel Hill Transit

Chapel Hill Transit will make the following service schedule adjustments beginning Saturday, May 7:
• The weekend NU and U routes will not operate and will resume on Saturday, Aug. 20.
• The weekday NU will not operate and will resume on Monday, Aug. 22.
• The weekday A-Limited morning trips (7:14–9:44 a.m.) will not operate and will resume on Monday, Aug. 22.
EZ Rider will operate Monday-Friday from 5 a.m. to 11:17 p.m., Saturdays from 8:15 a.m. to 6:52 p.m. and Sundays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Sunday service will operate within the town limits of Chapel Hill and Carrboro on a space available basis. Reservations for Sunday service must be requested no later than 12 p.m. on the Friday prior to the requested Sunday service date). Reservations will be available from 1–5 p.m. on weekends.
Safe Ride routes will end on Saturday, April 30, due to the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill summer break schedule. Safe Ride routes will resume on Thursday, Aug. 25.
Chapel Hill Transit is the public transportation provider that serves Chapel Hill, Carrboro and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
For complete information about Chapel Hill Transit services, schedules, route changes or directions to the nearest stop, visit us at http://www.chtransit.org , email chtransit@townofchapelhill.org, or call a customer service representative at 919-485-7433.

Bicycle Parade: 6 p.m May 6th!

Bike Poster 2016

Calling all young, wonderful, experienced, crazy, regular, whimsical cycling folks!!!  Come to the NO ENTRY FEE Spring Roll Bicycle Parade on Friday evening, May 6th!

People of all sorts are gathering for this most marvelous bicycle parade.  Wear the most perfect wonderful, and/or crazy bicycle attire you like and make sure to not forget to outfit your bicycle too! 

A few scattered contests will begin the evening along with LOT’s of FUN and music too!Groups, families individuals–  please come out and enjoy such great Bike Month Fun!!!  See you at 6 pm at 140 West Franklin Street, The Plaza, Chapel Hill, NC on May 6th!

Geared Up for Art: Call for Art Submissions

Have you taken some really great shots of bicycles, or a bicycling trip? Have you painted a beautiful piece that includes bicycles, or done some other bike-themed art piece worthy of inclusion at a bike-themed art exhibit? The Carrboro Bicycle Coalition, along with the Carrboro Branch Library Arts Committee, is curating a show on the Art of Bicycles that will be on exhibit the months of June through October.
The show will be professionally hung, and there is some money available for mounting your work. In addition, if you are interested in selling your piece, you will be able to do so with only a small commission to the library.
For more information, please contact CBC board member Heidi Perry at heidiperov@gmail.com. Submissions must be received by April 25. Look for many other related events to be announced soon.
Have you taken some really great shots of bicycles, or a bicycling trip? Have you painted a beautiful piece that includes bicycles, or done some other bike-themed art piece worthy of inclusion at a bike-themed art exhibit? The Carrboro Bicycle Coalition, along with the Carrboro Branch Library Arts Committee, is curating a show on the Art of Bicycles that will be on exhibit the months of June through October.
The show will be professionally hung, and there is some money available for mounting your work. In addition, if you are interested in selling your piece, you will be able to do so with only a small commission to the library.
For more information, please contact CBC board member Heidi Perry at heidiperov@gmail.com. Submissions must be received by April 25. Look for many other related events to be announced soon.