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Welcome to Durham, CT

Welcome to the official website of the Town of Durham! Our town, nestled in the heart of Middlesex County, is a tapestry of scenic beauty, historic charm, and community spirit. Durham, with its serene landscapes and deep-rooted history, offers a unique blend of tranquility and vibrancy, embodying the essence of a quintessential small town.

This website is your digital window into Durham, providing a wealth of resources, latest updates, and a peek into the aspects that make our town extraordinary. Whether you're a long-time resident or a first-time visitor, we invite you to explore, connect, and discover all that Durham has to offer.

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OFFICIAL RESULTS

REFERENDUM VOTE
Regional School District No. 13
Town of Durham
June 11, 2024
 
A referendum vote of the electors of the Town of Durham, Connecticut will be held in the Town of Durham at the following place:
 
Durham Community Center                                                   
144 Pickett Lane
Durham, Connecticut 06422
 
and simultaneously in Middlefield, Connecticut on Tuesday, June 11, 2024, between the hours of 6:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. pursuant to Section 10-47c of the General Statutes of the State of Connecticut, as amended, upon a resolution adopted by the Regional School District No. 13 Board of Education at a meeting held on May 1, 2024.
 
The resolution will be placed on the ballot labels as the following question:
 
“SHALL THE REGIONAL SCHOOL DISTRICT 13 PLAN OF REGIONALIZATION BE AMENDED TO AUTHORIZE THE REGION 13 BOARD OF EDUCATION TO ADOPT A THREE-SCHOOL MODEL WITH PRE-K-GRADE 5 AT MEMORIAL SCHOOL IN MIDDLEFIELD, GRADES 6-8 AT STRONG MIDDLE SCHOOL IN DURHAM AND GRADES 9-12 AT COGINCHAUG REGIONAL HIGH SCHOOL IN DURHAM AND TO CLOSE FREDERICK F. BREWSTER SCHOOL IN DURHAM AND JOHN LYMAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL IN MIDDLEFIELD UPON THE TRANSITION TO THE THREE-SCHOOL MODEL?”
 
                                                YES                NO
 
Voters approving the question shall vote “Yes” and those opposing the question shall vote “No”.
 
A copy of the full text of the amendment to the District’s Plan of Regionalization is on file, available HERE and available for public inspection at the Town Clerk’s Office. Absentee ballots will be available from the Town Clerk’s office.
 
Nicole Charest
Durham Town Clerk
 
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Jun 11, 2024
RSD13 Regionalization Referendum RESULTS
Elections
 The Assessor’s Office is currently closed.
 All inquiries can be directed to John Philip at
jphilip@townofdurhamct.org   or a voicemail can be left at 
860-343-3709. Sorry for any inconvenience. 
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Jun 10, 2024
Assessor June Office Hours - Please Read
Assessor's Office
The Human Services Office will be closed June 6, 2024 until June 17, 2024 and from June 24, 2024 until July 1, 2024.


Resources

Food

For the Durham Food Pantry, contact Brian Medeiros, Recreation Director: 475-203-0454

Amazing Grace Food Pantry, Middletown: (860) 347-3222

Housing

If you or someone you know is homeless or looking for immediate housing: Call 211. Dial 3, then press 1.

CT Foreclosure Hotline: 1-877-472-8313

Eviction Prevention Fund: 1-844-864-8328

Older Adult Care

Senior Resources Agency on Aging: (860) 887-3561 or https://seniorresourcesec.org/

Alzheimer’s 24/7 Helpline: (800) 272-3900

Care Network Link (to search for different care-at-home services): https://www.carenetworklink.org

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Jun 5, 2024
Human Services Office Closed Dates
Social Services

Tax Office Hours for June 17 to 21, 2024


 Monday June 17           8:30 - 12:30 pm
 Tuesday June 18          8:30 - 12:30 pm
 Wednesday June 19   CLOSED (Juneteenth) 
 Thursday June 20        8:30 - 12:30 pm
 Friday June 21              8:30 - 12:30 pm
 
 
 Martin French, CCMC
 Tax Collector 

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Tax Office Hours for June 17 - 21, 2024
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