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Chatham Park is getting ready to build its first homes

Preston Development Company is making its first major push for homes on a portion of what will one day be the 7,100-acre, mixed use development called Chatham Park. Work on the first section of housing is expected to begin within the next year, bringing 700 homes to 223 acres south off U.S. 64 bypass.

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Video: The growth of the Triangle's urban/suburban areas into formerly mostly rural Chatham County has brought challenges and some contention over how and if to zone the county.
Chris Seward cseward@newsobserver.com
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