CHAPEL HILL — In a split vote Tuesday, the Orange County commissioners kept open the possibility of siting a solid-waste transfer station on Millhouse Road, about a mile from the current garbage dump.

Despite evidence presented by Rogers Road residents that Millhouse Road is part of their neighborhood, commissioners voted 4-3 to ask the Chapel Hill Town Council to officially offer part of a 32-acre site adjacent to the Town Operations Center for use as a transfer station. (more)