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Forums Set to Discuss Chatham Growth Plan

Posted June 26, 2007

— Chatham County residents get another chance to discuss the county’s growth plan.

The Chatham County Economic Development Corporation will hold a public forum Tuesday at 6 p.m. at North Chatham School at 3380 Lystra Road. County Commissioner Patrick Barnes will greet residents at Tuesday’s forum.

Attendees will get a brief overview of Chatham County’s economy, as well as a look at long-term economic plans. Residents will have a chance to offer their advice about the county’s growth.

This is the second of five forums planned across the county. The next meeting is Thursday at Chatham Central High School in Bear Creek.


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  • Hardrock757 Jun 27, 2007

    I certainly hope the good people of Chatham County will respect individual property rights. Any county government that erodes the value of a land with zoning laws should have to compensate the land owners with just compensation.

  • lornadoone Jun 26, 2007

    If only Wake County would do something so intelligent.