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Thanksgiving Trash Schedule

Pine Tree trash pick up schedule for Thansgiving week is as follows:

Straw poll results support marijuana facilities in Durham

Durham voters who participated in a straw poll on Election Day seem to support the operation of adult use marijuana facilities in town.... more ››

LACO Giving Tree applications being accepted at Durham Town Office

Lisbon Area Christian Outreach (LACO) is now accepting applications for the 2018 Giving Tree. Applications can be picked up at the Town... more ››

Big voter turnout for November elections

Residents of Durham turned out to vote in state and local elections on November 6.The results were as follows:Governor:... more ››

New fee to release impounded dogs

Beginning November 1, 2018, a fee of $50 will be charged to release any impounded dog that was picked up by Durham's Animal Control Officer... more ››

Residents attend Community Forum

About 50 Durham residents participated in the Community Forum on the Future Land Use Plan on Saturday, October 20, 2018.

Dog registration begins October 15

Registration for dogs in the Town of Durham will begin on Monday, October 15. A valid rabies certificate is required for... more ››

Marijuana Straw Poll Set For November 6, 2018

The Board of Selectmen will conduct a Straw Poll during the November 6 election to receive input from Durham residents about the recently... more ››

Meadow Road Reopened

Meadow Road is now reopened. Meadow Road Closure- Tuesday October 30 2018 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM:

Auburn-Pownal Road Open to Traffic

The Auburn Pownal Road is permanently open to traffic. Construction is still ongoing, but there will be at least one lane open at all times...

Mainers Urged to Sign Up for Free Disposal of Unusable Pesticides

Unusable pesticides, such as weed killers (herbicides) and bug killers (insecticides), can be dangerous to humans, pets, and the... more ››

Durham Contracts with Lisbon for Animal Control Services

As of September 11, 2018, Durham has contracted with Lisbon for Animal Control Services.  To contact the ACO please call Lisbon Dispatch at... more ››

Community Forum to Focus on Future Land Use Plan

A community forum will be held from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 20, at the Durham Community School to provide Durham... more ››

Auburn-Pownal Road culvert construction map

Construction to Close Auburn-Pownal Road Beginning September 10

A section of the Auburn-Pownal Road will be closed for construction beginning September 10 for approximately 2-3 weeks to replace two... more ››

Maine's 2018-2019 Hunting Laws Now Available Online

Below is a message from Maine Inland Fisheries & Wildlife (IF&W). Town of Durham Information regarding IF&W items can be found... more ››

Seeking Committee Members for New CIP Policy Committee

To better prioritize and plan for future capital expenditures, such as vehicles and equipment, the Town is developing a Capital Improvement... more ››

Durham Public Works Seeking to Fill One Full-Time Position: Truck Driver/Laborer

The Town of Durham Public Works Department  is seeking a full-time Truck Driver/Laborer. 

Help Durham Fire & Rescue Find Your House During an Emergency

In a time of need the last thing you want is for emergency responders not to be able to find you. When seconds feel like hours it is... more ››

Order of November Ballot Questions Announced

The Secretary of State announced the order of bond questions for this November's ballot on Thursday. The questions will read as following:

Town of Durham and Historical Society Member, Tia Howe, featured in Documentary on Stephen King and Castle Rock

Town of Durham and Historical Society Member, Tia Howe, are featured in Documentary on Stephen King and Castle Rock. Tia Discusses Stephen... more ››