Oakwood Park

KaBOOM! Playground for Oakwood Park           DESIGNED BY KIDS, BUILT BY VOLUNTEERS:  CITY OF … [Continue Reading]

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Community Gardens

Community Gardens in Durham offer many benefits! Beautify an under-used piece of land or corner Bring community members together - … [Continue Reading]

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Arbor Day Celebration

Durham's 2015 Arbor Day at Old West Durham- Sunday March 15, 2015 Celebrating 32 years of recognition as a Tree City … [Continue Reading]

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Bulb Blitz Registration

Durham Bulb Blitz 2014 is here! Deadline to Register is Thursday January 30. Pickup on Friday Jan 31 or Monday Feb 3 Do you want to … [Continue Reading]

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You can take ownership of a street tree! Keep Durham Beautiful partners with City of Durham Department of General Services, Urban Forestry … [Continue Reading]

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Creek Week Events

March 21-28, 2015 Follow us on social media with #CreekWeek15. Contact Laura Smith at laura.smith@durhamnc.gov or 919-560-4326, ext. 30235 … [Continue Reading]

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Americans generate about 251.3 million tons of garbage per year.  What's your impact? Garbage isn't always pleasant to think about, but how … [Continue Reading]


Litter Prevention

Why do people litter? People litter because they believe that someone else will pick up after them. The City of Durham alone spends over … [Continue Reading]



Beauty is the end result of everything we do Our core belief is that beauty is a silent but powerful force that makes communities safer, … [Continue Reading]