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Posted on: April 17, 2019

E-recordings, other services temporarily unavailable at Register of Deeds

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Due to the ongoing recovery from the virus attack on the county’s computer network, several services are temporarily unavailable from the Register of Deeds.

  • E-recordings (i.e. documents sent via the internet) cannot be processed. Staff can record...
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Posted on: April 15, 2019

Orange County announces recruitment for Asset Management Services Director

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Under the direction of the County Manager, the Asset Management Services Director oversees the staff, budget and operations of the Asset Management Services Department (AMS). The Department is responsible for routine and emergency maintenance of all count...

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Posted on: April 12, 2019

Orange County announces Good Friday closings

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Orange County administrative offices will be closed on Friday, April 19, in observance of the Good Friday holiday. Some services normally open to the public will also be closed on Sunday, April 21. Please note the following adjustments to county operation...

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Posted on: April 10, 2019

New Board of Elections Sworn in

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Orange County's new five-person Board of Elections was sworn in on Tuesday, April 9, and held its first meeting.

Jamie Cox was appointed chair by Gov. Roy Cooper, who appoints the chair for all 100 county boards of elections. The other members of the board...

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Posted on: April 5, 2019

Orange County Animal Services to host Spay-Neuter Day

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Orange County Animal Services is working to combat pet overpopulation by hosting another “Spay Neuter Day.” The event will take place on Wednesday, May 15, 2019. The purpose is to raise awareness and help to eliminate the need for euth...

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Posted on: April 3, 2019

Spring Shred-a-Thons scheduled for April 25 & 27

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Orange County Solid Waste Management will host its semi-annual Shred-A-Thons on April 25 and 27, with a slight change of schedule for the free events.

The Thursday, April 25 event will be held at the recycling center in Hillsborough, behind Home Depot at t...

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Posted on: April 4, 2019

County departments to relocate due to repair project at Link Building

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The Orange County Human Resources Department will move to the third floor of the West Campus Office Building (131 W. Margaret Lane, Hillsborough) on Monday, and will remain there for the next year due to unexpected repairs at the Link Building. The entire...

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Posted on: March 27, 2019

GoTriangle board recommends light-rail project be discontinued

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(GOTRIANGLE PRESS RELEASE) – The GoTriangle Board of Trustees voted unanimously March 27 to recommend that the cost-sharing partners in Durham and Orange counties and the Durham-Chapel Hill-Carrboro Metropolitan Planning Organization discontinue ...

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Posted on: March 27, 2019

CELEBRATE National Library week: Read Down your Fines

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It's spring and so it's time to read down any fines you may have accrued at the Orange County Public Library.

From Sunday, April 7 until Saturday, June 1 you can reduce fines by $2.00 for every 15 minutes you read. Come to one of our three locations, selec...

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Posted on: March 26, 2019

County Wifi, Public Computers temporarily shut down at most county facilities

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Orange County has temporarily shut down its public WiFi networks at county facilities. We apologize for the inconvenience. Service will be restored once the county has finished its ongoing response to the virus detected on the county network last week.

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