Welcome to the Town of Durham's Official Website

As the First Selectman, it is an honor to serve our community and to have the opportunity to provide you with a glimpse into our remarkable community. Durham is a charming town located in Middlesex County. With its picturesque landscapes and rich history, Durham is a vibrant community with a quiet, small-town feel. This website serves as your digital gateway to all things Durham, offering valuable resources, information, and insights into what makes our community special.

The town's architecture reflects its heritage, with historic landmarks and colonial houses along Main Street. Stroll our scenic trails, enjoy locally grown products from our many farms, and embrace the small-town spirit. Our tight knit community is home to dozens of businesses and whether you’re a long-time resident or a newcomer, there is always something new to discover.

Here, you will find comprehensive information about our local government, including updates on town meetings, essential ordinances, and contact details for our dedicated town officials and departments. Transparency and open communication are vital to us, and this website reflects our commitment to keeping you informed.

Explore our events calendar to stay informed about the various events that take place throughout the year. Whether you're a long-time resident or a first-time visitor, there's always something happening in our town to enjoy and engage with.

Come visit us in September for the annual Durham Fair! In the meantime, our official website provides information on government services, community events, and local businesses you can explore.

We also want to hear from you, become involved in municipal government. Your input and feedback are invaluable as we continue to work together to make our town an even better place to live, work, and visit. Please feel free to reach out to us through the contact information provided on this website.

 Thank you for visiting the Town of Durham, Connecticut's website. I encourage you to explore all the information and resources it offers. Whether you are a resident or a visitor, I hope you'll gain a deeper understanding and appreciation for our extraordinary community.

With warm regards,

George Eames
First Selectman of Durham