Thursday, June 25, 2015

Durham 9-1-1 Access Restored to Verizon Wireless Customers



DURHAM, N.C. - Verizon Wireless customers can now dial 9-1-1 for emergency assistance. According to James Soukup, director of the Durham Emergency Communications Center<http://durhamnc.gov/ich/op/911/Pages/Home.aspx>, Verizon Wireless has fixed the issued that affected their network earlier today. No other wireless carriers had any issues, and all landline-placed 9-1-1 calls also worked properly during this time. Although carrier malfunctions rarely happen, residents are reminded that the Durham Emergency Communications Center may be reached directly at the non-emergency number, 919-560-4600, should they be unable to reach 9-1-1.

Wednesday, June 24, 2015

Durham 9-1-1 Access Unavailable to Verizon Wireless Customers

DURHAM, N.C. – Currently, Verizon Wireless customers are receiving a busy signal when dialing 9-1-1. Verizon Wireless is now working to fix the issue with their network.

Until further notice, Verizon Wireless customers in need of emergency assistance should call the Durham Emergency Communications Center non-emergency number at (919) 560-4600 if a busy signal is received when dialing 9-1-1.


According to James Soukup, director of the Durham Emergency Communications Center, no other wireless carriers are having issues, and all landline-placed 9-1-1 calls are working. 

Monday, June 8, 2015

meeting Tuesday night

Our next meeting is Tuesday night (6/9) at 7 pm in the Shelly Place cul-de-sac. For those interested we will also have a tour of the stream restoration project on Stonehedge at 6:30 pm. Meet at Shelly Place at 6:30 pm for the tour before the meeting.

Monday, June 1, 2015

crime alert

In the past few weeks in Hope Valley North, there has been a house burglary during the day, a storage area broken into overnight, theft of property out of two yards and a dead animal put in a neighbor's mailbox. If and when you see anything suspicious, please call 911.

There is a neighborhood meeting in June 9th at 7pm in the Shelly Place cul-de-sac. Come out an get to know your neighbors. We need to watch out for each other.

BOOK SALE - BOOKS AMONG FRIENDS

BOOK SALE - BOOKS AMONG FRIENDS (1058 W Club Blvd, Suite 252, inside Northgate beside Sears) Saturday, AUgust 12, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.  (H...