Progressive Dems are needed to participate on all levels of government. is a good source of local news and meeting notices.

Here are some opportunities:
Orange County Democratic Party

  • Precinct Delegate
  • Precinct Officer/Leader
  • OCDP Officer
  • Regional Delegate/volunteer
  • SEC (State Executive Committee) Member
  • NCDP Officer
  • NC Delegate/Volunteer
  • Canvassing
  • Phone Banking
  • Poll Greeters
  • Poll Watchers
  • Data
  • Neighbor to Neighbor
  • Rural Organizing Committee
    • Precinct Meetings
    • County Convention
    • Regional Convention
    • State Convention

County and Town Boards –
You can have an impact by joining a Board!



 Local Policy Issues


  • All municipal elections (including Mebane and Durham) in October/November. Filing in July.
  • BOCC appointment in January/February



CH School Board
OCS School Board

  • Books
  • Racial equity education
  • Parental intrusion in curriculum
  • Food safety



  • Transportation
  • Affordability
  • Unionization


Chapel Hill

  • Development and affordability
  • Green Tract

·       Sewer outreach to Rogers-Eubanks



  • Affordability
  • Sustainability plan development



  • Living wage support for county/municipal employees
  • Transportation planning – environmental vs equity
  • Development ability given GA restrictions
  • Poll intimidation
  • Health care equity and outreach
  • Budgets
  • New DA and changes to criminal process in county