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Planning Board Virtual Meeting Wednesday

The Durham Planning Board will hold a virtual meeting on Wednesday, June 3, at 6:30 p.m. via Zoom.

State Elections July 14; Absentee Voting Option Available

The State Primary and Special Referendum Election is set for Tuesday, July 14. At this time, both in-person and absentee... more ››

Secret Ballot Referendum, Public Hearing Dates Set

Due to the Coronavirus pandemic, the Durham Select Board has voted to hold a secret ballot referendum on the Town’s budget instead of... more ››

Code Office to Continue Hours By Appointment

The Durham Code Enforcement Officer will continue to hold office hours by appointment only

Town Offices Open With Limited Hours

The Durham Town Offices are open to the general public with limited hours.The Town Offices are open: from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. on Mondays,... more ››

Burn Permits Available Online

The Durham Fire Department is not issuing burn permits until further notice.If you need a burn permit visit:... more ››

Memorial Day Parade Cancelled for 2020

Due to impacts from the Coronavirus pandemic, Durham's Memorial Day Parade has ben cancelled for 2020.Discussions about an alternative... more ››

Governor Extends Stay-At-Home Order; Announces Plan to Re-Start Economy

Governor Janet Mills has extended Maine's... more ››

Durham Suspends Trash Tags Through May 31

The Durham Select Board recently voted to allow Durham residents to place one trash bag at curbside without a tag through May 31... more ››

Bulky Waste Day Postponed

Bulky Waste Day has been postponed indefinitely due to impacts to Maine from the Coronavirus. 

Roads Open for Truck Traffic

All seasonal road weight limit posters have been taken down by Durham Public Works and roads are open for truck traffic.Exceptions are:... more ››

Message from NWRA

NWRA Urges Public to Help Protect Trash/Recycling Workers from COVID-19

The National Waste & Recycling Association is urging members of the public to help protect workers from the COVID-19 virus by following... more ››

Governor Issues Stay At Home Order

Maine Governor Janet Mills on Tuesday issued a “Stay Healthy at Home” Executive Order that requires Maine people to remain at home, unless... more ››

Memorial Day Parade Committee Seeks New Members

The Durham Memorial Day Parade Committee is seeking new members to help with the ninth annual event set for May.The Committee is looking... more ››

Durham Suspends Trash Tags Temporarily

Durham residents will be allowed to place one trash bag at curbside without a tag through May 1, due to... more ››

Select Board to Continue Virtual Meetings

The Durham Select Board will continue to hold virtual meetings, with their next regular meetings scheduled for April 14 and April... more ››

Absentee Voting for Municipal Elections Available; Date for Elections Not Yet Set

Absentee voting is currently available for the municipal election, which has been postponed from Friday, April 3. 

Municipal Elections Postponed

The Municipal Election scheduled for Friday, April 3, has been postponed due to the impacts of the COVID-19 virus. Recent... more ››

Town Buildings Closed to Public Until Further Notice

Durham Town Buildings, including the Town Offices, Durham Fire Station, Eureka Community Center, and the Public Works buildings, are closed... more ››

Durham Announcements In Wake of COVID-19 Virus

A public hearing on March 19 regarding proposed amendments to the Land Use Ordinance and Town Meeting on April 4 WILL NOT... more ››