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Posted on: October 2, 2023

New Bull City Wrap Begins October 2

October 2 2023 Bull City Wrap with segment including Durham MED Week

Miss any of our daily Bull City Today episodes? Catch up now on your local government news with Bull City Wrap or listen to our podcast.

  • Calling all minority business owners, you’re invited to participate in this year’s Minority Enterpr...
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City of Durham News
Posted on: September 27, 2023

Durham Residents Invited to Share Ideas for Community Arts & Culture

Durham Cultural Roadmap survey open through October 18, 2023

Online Surveys in English and Spanish Now Available; Responses to Inform New Joint Cultural Plan

All who live, work, and play in the Bull City are invited to complete an online survey to help develop a new cultural plan for the Durham community.

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City of Durham News
Posted on: September 26, 2023

Make an impact on the next decade of Parks and Recreation! Take DPR's Comprehensive Plan Survey

Take the survey for the comprehensive parks, recreation, and open space systems plan.

What do you want to see from DPR over the next 10 years? Take the survey by October 23 to tell us what you want to see in our 2024 Durham Comprehensive Parks, Recreation and Open Space Systems Plan!

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Posted on: September 22, 2023

New Registry and Legacy Program Now Open for Durham Businesses

New Registry and Legacy Program Open for Durham Businesses

Registry and Resources Available for Minority and Women-Owned Businesses Operating for 15 Years or More

Longstanding businesses can now register with the City of Durham for a new program to help residents and visitors support them.

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City of Durham News
Posted on: September 21, 2023

Durham and Keep Durham Beautiful Awarded Federal Grant to Plant Trees in Disadvantaged Areas

City Trees planted along a Durham neighborhood street

$5.3 Million Award to Increase Number of Trees on Public Properties and Fund Forest Management Plan Update

In the near future, 4,000 new trees will line the streets of Durham thanks to a multimillion dollar federal grant award from the U.S. Department of A...

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City of Durham News
Posted on: September 21, 2023

Voting Now Open for $2.4 Million in Funding for New Participatory Budgeting Projects

Participatory Budgeting voting is open September 21, 2023, - October 31, 2023.

City of Durham Residents Ages 13+ Asked to Rank Their Favorite Projects from September 21 to October 31

Which community projects should receive millions in funding to become a reality?

Durham residents now have the chance to rank their top choices among 10 ...

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City of Durham News
Posted on: September 19, 2023

Durham Receives AAA General Obligation Bond Rating from Three International Credit Rating Agencies

City officials meeting with representatives from a credit rating agency

Excellent Credit Rating Means City Can Borrow Money at the Lowest Interest Rates for Capital Projects to Improve Durham

The City of Durham has just been affirmed with a AAA rating on its general obligation (GO) bonds from the top three international credit...

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City of Durham News
Posted on: August 16, 2023

August 2023 Severe Weather Response

Storm debris set at curb so that City crews can collect debris following severe weather

Stay up to date with the latest information on City services related to the severe weather on August 15, 2023.

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Posted on: September 1, 2023

Watch New City Life: Durham’s ARPA Funding Update

September 2023 City Life episode with an update on American Rescue Plan Act funding

Watch City Life: Pedestrian and Bike Planning in Durham

Now on Durham Television Network & YouTube.  Audio Podcast Now on iTunes, Stitcher Spreaker

American Rescue Plan Act funds are being put to...

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City of Durham News
Posted on: August 21, 2023

September 2023 Spectrum Durham Television Network Notice

Screenshot from Durham Television Network screening of Durham City Council meeting

Read the latest information about the availability of Durham Television Network on Spectrum.

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Posted on: March 14, 2023

Durham Water Management Statement on EPA's Proposed PFAS Standards

Durham Department of Water Management logo

Executive SummaryOn March 14, 2023, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced new draft drinking water standards for a subset of compounds referred to as PFAS. Until now, there have been no drinking water standards for PFAS. The EP...

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City of Durham News