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  • Our Voice

    Decisions made by government officials and elected leaders have consequences for your business. "Our Voice" is your quick guide for navigating the legislative lay of the land - from local land use policies and regional economic development to state elections and the economy.
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    Katie Loovis
    Monday, November 12, 2018
    This morning, the @CarolinaChamber convened a meeting with OWASA leadership and local health department and emergency management professionals to discuss what happened with last week’s water emergency and hear feedback from the business community. A candid and constructive conversation unfolded. Click through to read the summary. Read more
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    Katie Loovis
    Wednesday, November 7, 2018
    Election Results: Orange and Chatham County Incumbents swept the 2018 general election, the Chapel Hill Affordable Housing Bond was approved, and four of the six constitutional amendments passed. Read more
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    Katie Loovis
    Thursday, October 25, 2018
    Did your business or nonprofit organization experience property damage or lost revenue from Hurricane Florence - including losses from the cancelled UNC football game on Sept 15th? If so, you could be eligible for federal government disaster assistance, including unsecured, low-interest loans with no payment for the first year. Read more
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    Katie Loovis
    Thursday, October 25, 2018
    Chapel Hill voters will have an Affordable Housing Bond Referendum on their ballot. The Chamber’s Board of Directors unanimously endorsed this bond and our Treasurer, Robert Dowling, shares why. Read more
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    Katie Loovis
    Wednesday, October 3, 2018
    Triangle Business Journal Managing Editor, Dane Huffman, recently interviewed our Chamber President & CEO Aaron Nelson on all-things Chapel Hill. They discussed how the Chapel Hill market has evolved over the last two decades, growth, affordable housing, and concerns of local business owners.The interview wrapped with Aaron’s advice for people starting businesses in town. Give it a read and let us know what you think! Read more
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    Aaron Nelson
    Monday, September 17, 2018
    Aaron Nelson
    Thursday, September 13, 2018
    What to know and who to call right now as you prepare for hurricane Florence. This letter from Chapel Hill Chamber President & CEO Aaron Nelson provides tips for local business owners as they prepare for Hurricane Florence. Read more
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    Aaron Nelson
    Wednesday, September 12, 2018
    Three things to consider right now as you prepare your home and business for Hurricane Florence. Read more
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    Katie Loovis
    Thursday, August 30, 2018
    Several demonstrations are planned over #SilentSam this evening on UNC Campus. Here's the state-of-play and 3 things you need to know right now. Read more
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    Laurie Paolicelli
    Wednesday, August 22, 2018
    In September, nearly 100 local leaders will visit Lawrence, Kansas. The Executive Director of our Visitors Bureau, Laurie Paolicelli, is one of them, and she's excited. In an elegant personal letter to all Chamber members and friends, she shares her top four reasons why this special experience (the 2018 Inter-City Visit to Lawrence) has something for everyone - from basketball to literature to the spirit of the town itself. Read more
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