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Posted on: April 9, 2020

DPD Officers Close to Raising $10,000 for Autism Awareness

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DPD Officers Close to Raising $10,000 for Autism Awareness

DURHAM, N.C. – Some Durham Police officers are a little hairier than normal. Despite non-profits taking a hit due to COVID-19 DPD officers continue to raise money for a good cause and get...

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City of Durham News
Posted on: April 8, 2020

Durham County and City of Durham Governments to Modify Emergency Call Responses

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Emergency responders play a critical role in the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis. In order to protect the public and employees during this pandemic, Durham County and City of Durham Governments are making temporary changes to emergency call responses.

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Posted on: April 7, 2020

Durham Launches New Small Business Resource Website

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DurhamBusiness360.com to Also Assist Small Businesses Seeking COVID-19 Resources

Small business owners looking to access resources to help them improve their Durham businesses can now find those resources in a new, all-in-one web portal from the City of Du...

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City of Durham News
Posted on: April 6, 2020

City of Durham to Observe Good Friday

City of Durham will be closed on April 10 to observe Good Friday

The City of Durham will observe the upcoming Good Friday holiday on Friday, April 10, meaning many employees who are now teleworking due to COVID-19 will be unavailable on that day.

Police, fire, and rescue services for life-threatening or in-progress emer...

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City of Durham News
Posted on: April 3, 2020

City of Durham and Durham County Governments Combine and Amend Stay-At-Home Order

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Combined Order Begins Saturday, April 4 at 5 p.m.

View the combined City-County Stay-at-Home Order  |  View the Stay-at-Home Order FAQs

In light of growing concerns regarding the community spread of COVID-19, City of Durham Mayor Steve Sch...

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City of Durham News
Posted on: March 31, 2020

Police Recruiting Unit Accepting Job Applications

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The Durham Police Department (DPD) Recruiting Unit continues to accept applications for police officer positions. If you’re inspired to serve your community, now is the time. Rise to the Challenge with the Durham Police Department.

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

City of Durham Closing All City Facilities to Public Effective March 23

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In light of growing concerns regarding COVID-19, the City of Durham is taking increased measures to help stop the potential spread of this virus among residents and City staff.

Effective Monday, March 23 at 8 a.m., all City of Durham facilities, including ...

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City of Durham News
Posted on: March 19, 2020

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

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

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Posted on: February 13, 2020

City of Durham to Perform Temporary Water Disinfection Changeover

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Federal and State-Mandated Annual Month-Long Process Begins February 28

Durham water customers may notice a slight change in the taste and smell of their tap water through the month of March as the City’s Department of Water Management performs i...

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