Big Sweep Volunteers Collect More Than 12,000 Pounds Of Litter
October's Durham Big Sweep saw 583 volunteers pick up more than 12,600 pounds of littler from the city's streams, streets and parks. The collaboration of the City's Stormwater Services Division, the Durham Soil and Water Conservation District, the City's departments of Neighborhood Improvement Services and General Services supported the effort.
2016 KDB Tree Giveaway & Food Drive
Thanks to a donation from the Alliance for Community Trees
, Keep Durham Beautiful will be distributing 300 tree seedlings at the Durham Farmer's Market, 501 Foster St., on Nov. 19 from 10 a.m. to noon. Bring in a healthy item for the food drive and get a free tree. More
Police Athletic League Holds Soccer Showcase Events
The Durham Police Athletic League will conclude it's fall season with showcase events this month. Nearly 180 elementary school students from 15 elementary schools take part in the league guided by 18 police officers and 3 non-sworn staff. The final games will take place at Holton Career and Resource Center, 401 N. Driver Street, on Nov. 5, 12 and 19 from 9 a.m. to noon. More
City Manager's Report Takes Veteran's Day Off
City employees will take next Friday off to honor the contributions of America's veterans and their families. With that, the City Manager's Report
will not publish next week, but return on Nov. 18.