A library, town offices, and a new location for the nonprofit ArtsCenter may soon fill a parking lot at the corner of Greensboro and Main streets in Carrboro.
If the complex is built, it will be the town government’s second new construction project in a hundred years, Mayor Lydia Lavelle said following a public hearing on the concept Tuesday night.
Plans for 203 South Greensboro Street are, at this point, just that: a concept. Jim Spencer Architects is modeling what can fit on the 0.89-acre site, including the possibility of a parking deck; in addition, the ArtsCenter is figuring what it can afford, and the town is seeking public input.
Work began in 2015, when Orange County expressed an interest in using the site for a new library branch.…