City of Durham News
Durham Among Top Cities for Economic Success in the New Decade
LendEDU has recognized Durham as one of the best positioned cities for economic advancement in the next 10 years. Analyzing nearly 400 U.S. cities on a variety of socioeconomic factors deemed important for economic success in the new decade, Durham ranked #33 specifically. See the full report.
Calling All Artists for Willard Street Apartments Public Art Proposals
DHIC, Inc. and Self-Help are now seeking artists or artist teams with experience in creating public art for the façade of their Willard Street Apartments, which is a new affordable housing community in downtown Durham. Submissions must be received by January 31. View complete RFQ details
Durham Seeks Neighborhoods Projects for Matching Grant Program
Durham residents seeking to make their neighborhoods a 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 are due January 31.
Free Curbside and Drop-off Collection Sites of Live Christmas Trees
The City of Durham offers several free ways to dispose of your live Christmas tree during January through February 1, including curbside pick-up and various drop off locations. Find the details for the option that is most convenient for you.
Get Involved with the City of Durham in 2020
Are you interested in getting more involved with your local government? Consider applying for a City of Durham job or serving as a volunteer on one of the City's 30+ boards, commissions, and committees.