Former Mayor Ken Broun, right in blue shirt, chats with friends, including Greenbridge resident Diana Steele, left, during the downtown farmer’s market Thursday, July 23, 2015, at the 140 West Franklin Plaza. Broun, a resident of 140 West, says he and his wife love living downtown and being a short walk from shops, dining and work.
Former Mayor Ken Broun, right in blue shirt, chats with friends, including Greenbridge resident Diana Steele, left, during the downtown farmer’s market Thursday, July 23, 2015, at the 140 West Franklin Plaza. Broun, a resident of 140 West, says he and his wife love living downtown and being a short walk from shops, dining and work. Tammy Grubb tgrubb@newsobserver.com
Former Mayor Ken Broun, right in blue shirt, chats with friends, including Greenbridge resident Diana Steele, left, during the downtown farmer’s market Thursday, July 23, 2015, at the 140 West Franklin Plaza. Broun, a resident of 140 West, says he and his wife love living downtown and being a short walk from shops, dining and work. Tammy Grubb tgrubb@newsobserver.com

Noise is a problem, but residents love living in downtown Chapel Hill

July 25, 2015 11:06 AM