Peace and Justice Plaza Ceremony

Peace and Justice Plaza Ceremony

On October 11, the Town of Chapel Hill honored the legacies of former Town Council member Bill Thorpe and former Tar Heel coach Dean Smith with the addition of their names to a granite marker on the Peace and Justice Plaza at 179 East Franklin Street. Mayor Mark Kleinschmidt offered opening remarks, family members and friends offered fond memories, and UNC’s gospel choir gave several inspirational performances.The Peoples Channel’s production services team was delighted to have been invited to document this historic ceremony.