The Greene Tract and the Value of Putting Community First

The members of NEXT Chapel Hill-Carrboro Action Fund, a local organization that advocates for affordable and diverse housing options and transportation alternatives, call upon local leaders to support the Greene Tract development process. The Greene Tract offers a once in a generation opportunity to create affordable housing, foster economic development, and provide access to parks […]

A letter of support for Aura

In May 2021, the Chapel Hill Town Council and its advisory boards will vote on Aura, a major development proposed for a 16.2 acre piece of land at the corner of Estes Drive and Martin Luther King, Jr. Boulevard. As a local organization committed to advancing economic development, affordable housing, and transportation alternatives, NEXT supports […]

Event Recap: Downtown Walking Tour

On Thursday, March 21, 2019, members of NEXT, elected officials, and our broader community joined together for a walking tour of Chapel Hill and Carrboro’s downtown areas. We had a walking conversation about the successes and opportunities to develop dense, walkable/bikeable, affordable downtowns in Chapel Hill and Carrboro. Fantastic event – thanks to all who […]