112019Oct

Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day

The Alamance County Landfill will host a Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day on Saturday, October 19, 2019, from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm in the parking lot of Holly Hill Mall. The following is a general list of materials that will be accepted: Household cleaners, drain solvents, toilet bowl cleaners, oven cleaners, disinfectants Solvents, thinners,… Continue Reading Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day

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102019Oct

Health Department Begins Offering Vaccinations for 2019 Flu Season – Flu Shots Now Available to the Public

BURLINGTON – Flu season is upon us and the Alamance County Health Department wants you to protect yourself and your family. Monday, October 7, the health department began offering seasonal flu shots to the public. This year, the health department will be providing the following vaccine options to the public: Quadrivalent flu vaccine injection which… Continue Reading Health Department Begins Offering Vaccinations for 2019 Flu Season – Flu Shots Now Available to the Public

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92019Oct

REGISTRATION EXTENDED FOR VETERANS PARADE

The deadline for registration in the Veterans Parade is now Thursday, October 17, 2019. The parade honors our county’s veterans who gave so much in service to their country. The deadline is now extended to give as many people and groups as possible the chance to take part. All Alamance County veterans are invited to… Continue Reading REGISTRATION EXTENDED FOR VETERANS PARADE

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82019Oct

Mebane Public Library Closed October 11-13

Alamance County Public Libraries announces the temporary closure of the Mebane Public Library due to building maintenance. The Library will close on Thursday, October 10 at 6pm and reopen on Monday, October 14 at 9am. Patrons are encouraged to check out the library’s electronic resources found at Alamancelibraries.org or visit another library location. May Memorial… Continue Reading Mebane Public Library Closed October 11-13

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82019Oct

6th Annual Trailathlon – October 26, 2019 – 9am

Join the Haw River Trail and the community of Saxapahaw for our Annual Trailathlon, a Haw River Trail fundraiser. This multi-sport adventure brings together families and athletes of all abilities and skill levels to enjoy the natural recreation opportunities of the Haw River corridor. The race starts with a two-mile round trip paddle on Saxapahaw… Continue Reading 6th Annual Trailathlon – October 26, 2019 – 9am

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72019Oct

Six Confirmed Cases of Mumps on Local University Campus

BURLINGTON- Three additional cases have tested positive for mumps, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to six. “We continue to implement our local public health response which has included up to this point offering vaccinations to the university population, identifying individuals with possible symptoms and supporting the university in increasing awareness”, says Alamance County… Continue Reading Six Confirmed Cases of Mumps on Local University Campus

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32019Oct

Alamance County 2020 Census Executive Committee Convenes – UPDATED

Edit: Corrected Meeting Date With the upcoming spring launch of the 2020 Census, Chair Amy Scott Galey of the Alamance County Board of Commissioners has convened a 2020 Census Executive Committee. This committee made up of community leaders will help lead the charge in ensuring that all Alamance County residents are counted in order to… Continue Reading Alamance County 2020 Census Executive Committee Convenes – UPDATED

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302019Sep

Cedarock Fall Festival

Cedarock Historical Farm Saturday, October 5th, 10am-2pm Join us for family fun at the Cedarock Fall Festival! The event will be held at the Cedarock Historical Farm on October 5th from 10am-2pm. The festival offers activities for all ages, including: Hayrides Kids’ Games (With Candy and Prizes) Face Painting Horse Rides Live music from Sassafras… Continue Reading Cedarock Fall Festival

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252019Sep

Confirmed Case of Mumps on Local University Campus

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESeptember 24, 2019 Health Department and Elon University partnering to address illness BURLINGTON- Alamance County Health Department received notification on September 23 of a single confirmed case of mumps in a student who attends of Elon University. At this time, the cause of the infection is unknown and no other cases have been… Continue Reading Confirmed Case of Mumps on Local University Campus

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92019Sep

Haw River Trail Run Benefiting SOAC – Saturday, October 19, 2019 – 8am

Join us for a beautiful Trail Run along the banks of the Haw River to benefit Special Olympics of Alamance County. This out and back course will give you a tour of the Sellers Falls section of the Haw River and Mountains-to-Sea Trail. The run will start and end in Red Slide Park in the… Continue Reading Haw River Trail Run Benefiting SOAC – Saturday, October 19, 2019 – 8am

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