Photo by Martin Anderson

Photo by Martin Anderson

Photo by Martin Anderson

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.

Latest News

Meetinghouse Hill Rd will be closed from RT.77 to Anthony Terrace on Thursday February 8 and Friday February 9 between the hours of 8:30AM to 2:30pm due to emergency road repair. The road will be open to emergency vehicles, local residents and school busses only during this time period. 
Thank you for your cooperation during this time,
Feb 7, 2024
Meetinghouse Hill Road Closure
Public Works

Applications for the State Elderly/Disabled Tax Relief Programs and the Town of Durham’s Senior Tax Relief (Freeze or Deferral) Programs are available for income-qualifying residents.  The filing period for same is February 1st - May 15, 2024.

Applications for the Veterans’ Additional Exemption Tax Relief Program are available for income-qualifying residents. The filing period for same is February 1st - October 1, 2024. 

Applications will be taken by appointment only.  Please call the Assessor’s Office 860-343-6709, or the Human Service's Office 860-349-3153, to arrange a time or obtain more information.
Feb 1, 2024
Assessor's Office Applications for State Elderly/Disabled Tax Relief Programs
Assessor's Office