Chatham County

Chatham County

Sanford to treat Pittsboro’s wastewater as Chatham County grows

The Pittsboro Board of Commissioners this week approved a 30-year contract with the city of Sanford to treat up to 2 million gallons of wastewater per day beginning in May 2018. Chatham Park, a 7,000-acre development of homes and businesses that is expected add 60,000 residents to the town in the next 40 years, has begun to take shape.

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Growth brings challenges to Chatham County

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
Growth brings challenges to Chatham County 2:21

Growth brings challenges to Chatham County

Hail and heavy rain moves through Triangle 0:36

Hail and heavy rain moves through Triangle

Snowy football game on Masonic Street in Pittsboro 0:46

Snowy football game on Masonic Street in Pittsboro

Pittsboro courthouse circle winter scene 0:41

Pittsboro courthouse circle winter scene