Thursday, February 23, 2012

Durham Public Schools offers Gang Awareness Workshop for Parents

Durham Public Schools, in partnership with the Durham County Sheriff's Office and Durham Police Department, is hosting a Gang Awareness Workshop for Parents.

Tuesday, March 6

Holton Career and Resource Center
401 North Driver Street

6-7:00 Community Resource Fair
7-8:00 Information Session and Q&A

Tuesday, February 14, 2012

CodeRed Weather Warning Notification

From the city of Durham:

2/14/2012 10:04:00 AM EST - This is the Durham Emergency Communications Center with an important message for all residents and businesses located in Durham County.

We have selected CodeRED Weather Warning, an automatic severe weather notification service, to alert citizens in the path of severe thunderstorms, flash floods and tornados.

Citizens must register to receive these notifications by going to the City of Durham website, clicking on the CodeRED Link located under Popular Sire Resources and click on the link entitled "Residential, Business, and Weather Warning Data Update Page. and enter contact information. At sign up you may select which types of warnings you’d like to receive. There is no direct charge to you for this service.

If you know of anyone who did not receive this email or a telephone call from CodeRed and who lives in Durham County please encourage them to visit the City website and enter their information.

Those without Internet access, are encouraged to contact a friend or family member to help add your contact information. You can also call Durham One-Call at 919-560-1200 for assistance. Again, that number is 919-560-1200.

Thank you.

Tuesday, February 7, 2012

Break-in on Stonehedge

An empty rental property on Stonehedge Ave had the back door kicked in last week. It was discovered Friday when a new tenant moved it. The police were notified. The break in is believed to have occurred on Wednesday or Thursday. If you saw or heard anything suspicion please either call the police or let me know at

Sunday, February 5, 2012

Meeting Change of Location

The CCAP meeting (grant to help with yard erosion) has changed location. The SW Durham library  room is not available after all. The meeting on 2/8/12 at 7pm will be held at Harris Inc. 3505 Hillsborough Rd. Durham, NC 27705. If you are interested in carpooling, please call Debbie at 210-1450.

Bring your trash cans in. No pick-up this week.

The City of Durham  Solid Waste Management Department  has suspended trash and recycling collections on Thursday, January 18. Road and weat...