What we do

The Community Relations Department focuses on public information and engagement with the community. The department works to strengthen communication with residents and businesses through online materials, brochures, social media and traditional news outlets.


Some projects undertaken by the office include, but are not limited to:

  • Advertising
  • Coordinating special events
  • Stack of County GuidesCounty Government Academy
  • Crisis communications
  • Digital message monitors
  • Guide to Orange County Government
  • Media relations
  • This Week in Orange County newsletter
  • Website content management
  1. Photo of Greene Tract

    Orange County, Chapel Hill & Carrboro to hold Open House for Greene Tract

    Orange County, Carrboro and Chapel Hill have been collaboratively planning for the future of the jointly owned 104-acre Greene Tract and permanent preservation of the Orange County owned 60-acre Headwaters Preserve. The agencies will host two Open Houses. Read on...
  2. Local leaders release joint statement on Greene Tract To the Orange County Community

    Thank you for engaging with us as Orange County, Carrboro and Chapel Hill collaborate to plan for the future of the 104-acre Greene Tract and the permanent preservation of a 60-acre Headwaters Preserve. Read on...
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