N&O Staff writer: Jesse James Deconto

CHAPEL HILL — The Town Council voted Monday not to offer land at the Town Operations Center to Orange County for a garbage depot.

The council did direct town staff to evaluate the financial impact of two other county options, the 150-acre Howell site on N.C. 54 west of Carrboro and a partnership with Durham County to use its solid-waste transfer station off Interstate 85. (read more here)