Public Announcements

Rider Alert for Thanksgiving 2020


Orange County Public Transportation administrative and dispatch offices will be closed Thursday, November 26, 2020 and Friday, November 27, 2020.

Hillsborough Circulator – No Service
Orange-Chapel Hill Midday Shuttle – No Service
Orange-Alamance Midday Shuttle – No Service 

OCPT will operate limited service serving the in-county dialysis route only (Carolina Dialysis), on Friday, November 27th. Full service will resume Monday, November 30. In order to provide two working day notice for scheduling, trip requests for Monday, November 30th must be received by 5:00 p.m. Wednesday November 25th.

Alerta para los pasajeros Día de Acción de Gracias 2020


DIA de ACCION de GRACIAS jueves 26 de noviembre de 2020 viernes 27 de noviembre de 2020.

Las oficinas administrativas y de despacho del Transporte Público del Condado de Orange estarán cerradas.

Sin Servicio:
Circulador de Hillsborough
Orange-Chapel Hill Servicio Al mediodía
Orange-Alamance Servicio Al mediodía

OCPT operará un servicio limitado que atiende la ruta de diálisis dentro del condado solamente (Carolina Dialysis) dia  de viernes 29 de noviembre. El servicio completo se reanudará el lunes 30 de noviembre.

Con el fin de proporcionar un aviso de dos días hábiles para la programación, las solicitudes de viaje para el lunes 30 de noviembre deben recibirse antes de las 5:00 p.m. miercoles 25 de noviembre.

2020 Transit Photo

The Orange County Transit Plan 2020 is under development. Check out the project's website for details about the planning process and how you can get involved,

A Virtual Transit Summit was held October 1, 2020 to identity priorities and goals for the plan. Visit for the meeting recording, presentation materials, summary, and more.

  1. Public Comment Information
  2. Instrucciones para Comentario Público

Orange County Board of Commissioners' meetings and work sessions are available via live streaming video at and Orange County Gov-TV on channels 1301 or 97.6 (Spectrum Cable)

Public Comment – Written 

(for Items not on the Agenda, Agenda Items and Public Hearings)


Members of the public may provide written public comment by submitting it to the email address by 3:00 PM on the afternoon of the meeting. 


When submitting the comment, include the following: 

  • The date of the meeting
  • The agenda item (example: 6-a) you wish to comment on 
  • Your name, address, email and phone number


The Orange County Board of Commissioners, County Manager, County Attorney and Clerk to the Board, will be copied on all of the emails that are submitted. 


Public Comment – Verbal 

(for Items not on the Agenda, Agenda Items and Public Hearings)


Members of the public will be asked to contact the Clerk to the Board using the email address no later than 3:00 PM on the day of the meeting and indicate they wish to speak during the meeting. 


When submitting the request to speak, include the following: 

  • The date of the meeting
  • The agenda item (example: 6-a) you wish to speak on 
  • Your name, address, email and phone number
  • The phone number must be the number you plan to call in from if participating by phone 

Prior to the meeting, speakers will be emailed a participant link to be able to make comments during the live meeting. Speakers may use a computer (with camera and/or microphone) or phone to make comments.  Speakers using the phone for comments must use the provided PIN/Password number. 


The public speaker’s audio and video will be muted until the BOCC gets to the respective agenda item(s). Individuals who have pre-registered will then be brought into the public portion of the meeting one at a time.


If a member of the public encounters any concerns prior to or during the meeting related to speaking, please contact Greg Wilder at 919-245-2314.


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