Local News for Durham, Connecticut

01/14/2021

COVID-19 Vaccination Campaign Update

Phase 1b – UPDATED 1/14/2021  https://portal.ct.gov/Coronavirus/COVID-19-Vaccination—75-and-older  Vaccine access will be phased in for the following groups in Phase 1b:  • Individuals 75 years of and older (appointments available now)  • Front line essential workers (please see additional info below)  • Individuals between the ages of 65 and 74  • Individuals between the ages of 16 READ MORE.
01/13/2021

FBI New Haven: U.S. Attorney John H. …

U.S. Attorney John H. Durham Encourages People with Information About U.S. Capitol Incursion to Contact FBI: We encourage people with information related to the activity at the U.S. Capitol to contact the FBI (… https://t.co/pHA2lvjShj Read the rest of the article on twitter.com READ MORE.
01/12/2021

Transportation Options for Durham Residents

Out-of-County Medical Trips Middletown Area Transit provides out-of-county medical trips. This service is a curb-to-curb transportation for older adults and disabled residents of  Durham, Middlefield, and Rockfall to out-of-county medical appointments on Mondays, Thursdays, and Fridays.   72 hours notice is required for out-of-county medical trips. Under current circumstances booking is available up to 3 READ MORE.
12/23/2020

From the US Department of Health: Covid-19 Scam Alert

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of Inspector General is alerting the public about fraud schemes related to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Scammers are using telemarketing calls, text messages, social media platforms, and door-to-door visits to perpetrate COVID-19-related scams. Fraudsters are offering COVID-19 tests, HHS grants, and Medicare prescription cards in exchange READ MORE.
12/23/2020

Transfer Station and Town Hall Holiday Hours

Town Hall Holiday hours: Christmas Eve: 8:30-Noon. Christmas Day: Closed Transfer Station Holiday Hours: Christmas Eve (December 24th): 8:00am-1:00pm New Years Eve (December 31st): 8:00am-1:00pm Holiday Closed: New Year’s Day Memorial Day July 4th Labor Day Thanksgiving Day Christmas Day Durham Fair Saturday           Transfer Station closings due to inclement weather will be READ MORE.
12/22/2020

Tax Office: Legal Notice Tax Payments

Legal Notice Town of Durham, CT- Tax Payments Notice is hereby given to the taxpayers of Durham that the second half of Real Estate and Personal Property taxes and the total Supplemental Motor Vehicle tax on the Grand List of 2019 are due and payable to the Town of Durham on January 1, 2021. No READ MORE.
12/16/2020

Tax Collector Legal Notice

Tax Collector Legal Notice Town of Durham, CT  Notice is hereby given to the taxpayers of Durham that the second half of Real Estate and Personal Property taxes and the total Supplemental Motor Vehicle tax on the Grand List of 2019 are due and payable to the Town of Durham on January 1, 2021. No READ MORE.
12/15/2020

9 Town Transit: Need a COVID test …

Need a COVID test but don’t have a car? 9 Town Transit provides FREE taxi trips for drive up COVID testing to anyone in Clinton, Chester, Durham, Essex, East Haddam, Deep River, Haddam, Killingworth, Lyme, Madison, Old Lyme, Old Saybrook and Westbrook. Read the article on twitter.com READ MORE.
12/14/2020

Water Main Extension Project Update

EPA Water Line Project Update, January 14, 2021 at 7 P.M.. Connect to virtual meeting using information provided below. This meeting is being hosted by the Town of Durham to update the community regarding the efforts to provide clean water to the Durham Meadows Superfund Site and other area of Durham.  As part of the READ MORE.
Staying Safe from COVID-19 During the Holidays12/11/2020

Staying Safe from COVID-19 During the Holidays

Holiday Celebrations and Small Gatherings As cases, hospitalizations, and deaths continue to increase across the United States, the safest way to celebrate the winter holidays is to celebrate at home with the people you live with. Gatherings with family and friends who do not live with you can increase the chances of getting or spreading READ MORE.