• 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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    Aaron Nelson
    Tuesday, April 3, 2018
    "When it comes to #affordablehousing, we need to be more optimistic and less patient," according to Chamber CEO Aaron Nelson. Watch as Aaron Nelson explains why we need #MoreHousingFaster and how we can do it, and then click through to read his full column in The Herald Sun. Read more
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    Katie Loovis
    Wednesday, March 21, 2018
    Primary elections are often punctuated with little interest and low turnout; but in Orange County, NC, where many more Democrats are registered than Republicans, the winner of the May primary almost always wins the general election in November. Bottom line - this primary matters and the Chamber is ramping-up our advocacy. Read on to learn how you can get informed and engaged. Read more
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    Katie Loovis
    Wednesday, March 14, 2018
    “The world is run by those who show up.” A wise adage Owner of Back Alley Bikes, Jason Merrill, shared through a video challenge to local citizens to volunteer on a community advisory board, committee, or commission. Jason serves on the Chapel Hill Transportation and Connectivity Advisory Board. Learn how you can get more involved, too. Read more
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    Katie Loovis
    Monday, March 5, 2018
    Calling all Chapel Hill business leaders: The Chapel Hill Town Council wants to hear your voice as it embarks on a nationwide search for a new Town Manager. They have four questions and four easy ways to engage. Act now. Read more
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    Katie Loovis
    Thursday, February 22, 2018
    Chamber President and CEO Aaron Nelson reveals the top findings from the Chamber's 2018 Economic Conditions Survey, which provides year-over-year insights into the perspectives of local business leaders on the local economy and doing business in greater Chapel Hill. Read more
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    Katie Loovis
    Thursday, February 22, 2018
    Renowned economist Dr. Michael L. Walden shares his forecast and important news on the state of our economy during the Chamber's Economic Outlook Briefing. (Part I of II) Read more
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    Katie Loovis
    Monday, February 12, 2018
    It's Valentine's Day this week and since listening is loving, love is in the air. Our local elected officials are doing a LOT of listening this week (no major votes). You could say they are bringing back that lovin’ feeling. Read more to see the topics for Chapel Hill, Carrboro, and Orange County elected officials. Read more
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    Katie Loovis
    Monday, January 29, 2018
    Make your voice matter - join a volunteer county or town advisory board, committee, or commission. Applications are open now. Read more
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    Katie Loovis
    Monday, January 22, 2018
    Quick shortlist of what business-related meetings are happening this week across all town and Orange County government meetings. Read more
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    Katie Loovis
    Wednesday, January 17, 2018
    What does it mean and what does it take to differentiate our region and improve our competitive advantage? The Chamber’s Government Affairs Committee has developed a shortlist of 15 policy objectives that will help get us there. Read more
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    Chapel Hill, NC 27515
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