62020Jul

Extension Interns Gain Real-World Experience and Serve Local Communities

Raleigh, N.C. – NC State Extension announced that Kianna Cook is completing an Extension internship this summer with the Alamance County Center. An Extension summer intern works with Extension personnel to deliver hands-on, educational programs. Job shadowing and mentoring help interns learn about the mission and work of North Carolina Cooperative Extension. Cook will be… Continue Reading Extension Interns Gain Real-World Experience and Serve Local Communities

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32020Jul

Alamance County Health Department Identifies Outbreak at Skilled Nursing Facility

BURLINGTON – Alamance County Health Department has identified an outbreak at the skilled nursing facility Brookdale Senior Living in Burlington. Currently, three (3) cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed at the facility. The confirmed cases are among two (2) staff and one (1) resident. The two staff are not Alamance County residents and they will… Continue Reading Alamance County Health Department Identifies Outbreak at Skilled Nursing Facility

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292020Jun

Alamance Fire Sprinkler Incentive Program

The Alamance County Inspections Department is excited to announce the first participant in the Alamance Fire Sprinkler Incentive Program! Concept Builders of Burlington is pleased to take advantage of the program with a home they are building at 1025 Soapstone Trail in Snow Camp. According to the National Fire Protection Association, “Home fire sprinklers can… Continue Reading Alamance Fire Sprinkler Incentive Program

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262020Jun

Health Director Stacie Saunders Resigning to Join Buncombe County Department of Health and Human Services as Public Health Director

June 26, 2020 – Alamance County Health Director Stacie Saunders has announced she is resigning her position at the Health Department effective July 31. Saunders will join the Buncombe County Department of Health and Human Services as Public Health Director effective August 3. “This is an incredible health department and I am so proud of… Continue Reading Health Director Stacie Saunders Resigning to Join Buncombe County Department of Health and Human Services as Public Health Director

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242020Jun

COMPUTER APPOINTMENTS AVAILABLE AT ALAMANCE COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARIES

The Alamance County Public Libraries will begin offering computer appointments beginning Monday, June 29, 2020. Computer sessions will be limited to one hour per day. Session times are as follows:Monday, Wednesday and Friday 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday 2:00 p.m. – 3:00… Continue Reading COMPUTER APPOINTMENTS AVAILABLE AT ALAMANCE COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARIES

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222020Jun

Century Link Outages Affect Calls to Alamance 911 Center

Please be advised that Century Link/AT&T is experiencing outages that affect 911 service for residents in the Gibsonville area. Some residents are unable to use their landline or internet service phone to call 911. Alamance County urges customers in this area to use a cell phone or find alternate options to contact the Alamance County… Continue Reading Century Link Outages Affect Calls to Alamance 911 Center

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22020Jun

Alamance Soil and Water Farmer Conservation Assistance Program

The Alamance Soil and Water Conservation District anticipates receiving its cost share allocation from the State to assist with nonpoint source pollution control from agricultural activities. The funds are available to assist farmers to install conservation practices which help decrease the amount of sediment, nitrogen, phosphorus, chemicals and other pollutants in the surface and ground… Continue Reading Alamance Soil and Water Farmer Conservation Assistance Program

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222020May

Alamance County’s Response to ACE Speedway

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 5/22/20 Upon learning that ACE Speedway intends to reopen on May 23, Alamance County has decided not to prohibit its reopening during Phase 2 of Governor Cooper’s plan to reopen North Carolina. Over the past month, ACE Speedway has communicated extensively with the Alamance County Department of Public Health regarding recommended precautions… Continue Reading Alamance County’s Response to ACE Speedway

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202020May

CANE CREEK MOUNTAINS NATURAL AREA OPENS MAY 22, 2020 – BY RESERVATION ONLY

BURLINGTON, N.C.– Cane Creek Mountains Natural Area opens to the public on May 22, 2020. The Pine Hill Trailhead is the first phase of development in the new park and includes 3.5 miles of trail. Hikers will enjoy rolling piedmont hills, abundant creeks and streams, and some of the best views in Alamance County. Due… Continue Reading CANE CREEK MOUNTAINS NATURAL AREA OPENS MAY 22, 2020 – BY RESERVATION ONLY

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122020May

Alamance County Health Department Identifies Outbreak at Skilled Nursing Facility

BURLINGTON – Alamance County Health Department has identified an outbreak at the skilled nursing facility Peak Resources in Graham. Currently, two cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed at the facility. Both confirmed cases are among the staff. There have been no cases identified in residents at this time. NC DHHS defines an outbreak as two… Continue Reading Alamance County Health Department Identifies Outbreak at Skilled Nursing Facility

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