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Posted on: July 22, 2019

New Bull City Wrap Begins July 22

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In This Issue: Take our Accessibility Survey; Learn about the Junior Fire Marshal Academy; Request financial support for festivals and events; Celebrate national recognition for the SmART Program; and recognize recent Durham Fire Academy graduates.

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City of Durham News
Posted on: July 18, 2019

Durham Invites Community to Celebrate New Public Art Installations at Police Headquarters

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July 30 Event to Unveil Three New Pieces of Public Art in the Bull City

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Posted on: July 17, 2019

Durham Fire and EMS Station 17 Unveils First Solar Array

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The first solar electric array on the co-shared Durham Fire and EMS Station 17 is now converting sunlight to electricity, saving money and reducing the carbon footprint.

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City of Durham News
Posted on: July 15, 2019

Durham Completes Morreene Road Park Renovations and Public Art

New public art installation at Morreene Road Park features textured wall with American Sign Language

Bull City’s First ADA-Accessible Playground Gets Updates Plus Signature, Permanent Public Art

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City of Durham News
Posted on: July 15, 2019

New Bull City Wrap Begins July 15

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In This Issue: Move Durham Transportation Study seeks feedback; Rededication of the Durham Convention Center; Durham Neighborhood College accepts applications; Participatory Budgeting results; and new public art at Durham Police Headquarters.

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City of Durham News
Posted on: July 8, 2019

Durham Seeks Input on Accessibility for ADA Transition Plan

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Do you have concerns or suggestions on how the City of Durham can be more accessible for people with disabilities? Share your feedback through July 29 via an online survey available in both English and Spanish.

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City of Durham News
Posted on: July 5, 2019

Durham Hosts LaSalle Street Proposed Sidewalk Facilities Meeting

LaSalle Street Proposed Sidewalk Facilities Map

If you live, work, or travel along LaSalle Street in Durham, you’ll want to mark your calendar for this Tuesday, July 23, drop-in style meeting to share and discuss sidewalk facility designs for this busy roadway.

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City of Durham News
Posted on: July 2, 2019

Durham Seeks Nonprofits to Submit Cultural Festival Request for Proposals

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The City of Durham Cultural and Public Art Program seeks proposals from qualified entities to support planning projects for the enhancement of new or existing cultural and arts festivals. Applications will be accepted through August 2.

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City of Durham News
Posted on: July 1, 2019

Watch City Life: Durham 150 Honors Commission Shares Its Work

Durham 150 Honors Commission Co-Chair Joseph Blocher and Commission Member Andre Vann

Twenty-nine people who’ve made a lasting impact on the Bull City and the world around them are being honored as part of Durham’s 150th anniversary. In this episode, Durham 150 Honors Commission members talk about the honoree selection and remembrance.

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City of Durham News
Posted on: June 27, 2019

Durham is Game On for Park and Recreation Month

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Get ready to get in the game this July with Durham Parks and Recreation (DPR) and the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA).

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City of Durham News
Posted on: June 24, 2019

Apply Now for Durham Neighborhood College

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Residents looking to play a more active role in their neighborhoods and the Durham community should apply now for the 2019 Durham Neighborhood College. Deadline to apply is July 26.

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City of Durham News
Posted on: June 21, 2019

Durham Seeks Neighborhoods Projects for Matching Grant Program

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Durham residents seeking to make their neighborhoods better place to live, work, play, and shop may now apply to receive up to $2,500 for their project through the City of Durham Neighborhood Matching Grants Program. Applications accepted through July 31.

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City of Durham News