Office of the Mayor

The Durham mayor serves as the presiding officer of the City Council, votes on all matters, and appoints individuals to citizen boards, committees, and commissions.

Mayor Steve Schewel’s Message to Residents about COVID-19

“The earlier we act, the better our chances of success in reducing the spread of this virus and of saving lives.” Mayor Steve Schewel shares his thoughts on COVID-19 and how we can help stop the spread of this virus in the Bull City. 

Office of the Mayor Highlights