The 2020 Durham Comprehensive Plan was adopted by the Town Board on 2 June 2020 after two years of work by a committee of residents and Town Board members.
The recommendations were:
1: Work for speedy implementation of this Plan
2: Improve communications
3: Increase community activities
4: Enhance economic development
5: Advocate for improved broadband and cell phone coverage
6: Encourage better property maintenance
7: Improve historic preservation
To read or download the Plan (45 pages), click here pdf Durham 2020 Comprehensive Plan (1.14 MB) . For just the recommendations (5 pages), go here: pdf Recommendations section Durham 2020 Comprehensive Plan (120 KB) . For the previous plan, developed in 2008, go here pdf Durham 2008 Comprehensive Plan (1007 KB) .
Work on implementing the above recommendations is being organized by a committee named Durham Connect (originally known as the Comprehensive Plan Implementation Committee – COPIC), which reports to the town board and has several working groups made up of community volunteers.