Burlington talks tobacco-free parks, sidewalks, parking lots

Posted at 8:08 AM Updated at 8:13 AM   Council members discuss prospect of making parks, sidewalks smoking-free The Burlington City Council discussed several items during their last work session meeting of the year Monday, Dec. 3, including a Tobacco-Free Ordinance. Impact Alamance Junior Program Officer Kacie Lynch and Sally Gordon with the Alamance County Health Department presented the proposed […]

Dumpster driving: One city’s junk becomes another city’s mobile park

Posted Nov 28, 2018 at 2:01 AM Updated Nov 28, 2018 at 8:50 AM   GRAHAM — The City of Graham is celebrating a Dumpster. Recreation and Parks Director Brian Faucette gathered a crowd at Alamance Arts on Tuesday, Nov. 27, to cut the ribbon on the city’s new mobile parklet — an upcycled container from Bakers Waste Equipment Inc. that includes seating, tables and a […]