Durham County's General Services Department will not open its four solid waste and recycling convenience sites on Wednesday, May 15, 2013 until 1:00 p.m. due to the performance of site maintenance and site attendant training.
05/01/2013 10:30 AM
Durham County Recycling Ambassadors Honored with Spotlight Award by the Carolina Recycling Association
The Durham County Recycling Ambassadors Program was honored with a Spotlight Award by the Carolina Recycling Association during its annual conference and trade show on April 10th in Myrtle Beach, SC.
04/30/2013 9:00 AM
Weekly water sampling to test levels of E. Coli at Durham County's only public beach.
04/26/2013 8:30 AM
04/25/2013 4:30 PM
Rabies is a deadly disease, but its spread can be easily prevented by making sure that cats, dogs, and ferrets are vaccainated.
04/25/2013 2:15 PM
04/23/2013 10:15 AM
Although measles is highly contagious, it can easily be prevented by getting the MMR shot.
04/19/2013 5:00 PM
Read our new Durham County Strategic Plan Progress Report 2013
04/19/2013 1:30 PM
Sheriff’s detectives are investigating the armed robbery of an east Durham McDonald’s restaurant that occurred early
The Durham County Department of Public Health was established in April 1913...with $6,140 and in the midst of a smallpox epidemic.
04/12/2013 9:30 AM
Twenty-nine people were arrested on a total of 77 charges during a two-day warrant round-up operation last week in
Durham County Social Services Director Michael Becketts will join host Sonya Harris on Fox 50’s Tar Heel Talk on Sunday, April 14th at 6:30am on Fox50
04/10/2013 4:30 PM
Durham Library Foundation publicly announced a $1.5 million Campaign for the Library on Friday, April 5.
04/10/2013 12:00 PM
View the highlights from the Durham Board of County Commissioners meeting on April 8, 2013.
04/09/2013 4:30 PM
In January, Durham and its food scene were catapulted again into the national spotlight by inclusion on Southern Living magazine’s list of the Top 10 Tastiest Towns in the South.
04/09/2013 11:00 AM
Durham Board of County Commissioners’ Chairman Fred Foster, Jr. will present his State of the County Address this evening. The message uses a new format this year, a pre-recorded video presentation. Chairman Foster’s address will focus on Durham County’s highlights and achievements during the previous year, and will examine some of the economic conditions at the state and federal level that may potentially impact the preparation of the upcoming budget.
04/08/2013 10:45 AM
The Board will meet with PAC 4 on Saturday, April 13, 2012. The meeting will be held at 10:00 am at the Campus Hills Recreation Center, 2000 S. Alston Avenue.
04/08/2013 4:45 AM
The City and County of Durham and Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina (BCBSNC) collaborated to win a $50,000 grant to create Bull City Play Streets. Durham is one of 10 cities selected to participate in the nation-wide program.
04/05/2013 4:30 PM
Durham County sheriff’s investigators this evening raided an illegal sweepstakes café after an investigation determined the
03/29/2013 1:00 PM