Town Board

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that a public hearing will be held by the Town Board of the Town of Durham, Greene County, New York at Town Hall, 7309 Route 81, East Durham, New York on May 7, 2019 at 7:30 o’clock PM in the evening for the purpose of establishing a town-wide ambulance district in and for the Town of Durham.  A resolution subject to permissive referendum may be adopted.

Copies of the engineering report and maps of the proposed district are available for review at the Town Clerk’s Office at the Town Hall.

ALL persons interested in the matters will be heard at such time and place specified.

Janet Partridge, Town Clerk

Town of Durham

Dated:  April 17, 2019

The Durham Town Board has meetings the first and third Tuesday of each month.  The first Tuesday is a workshop meeting and the third Tuesday is a regular meeting.  Check our calendar here on our website for specific dates.  Any questions, please call the Town Clerk's office at 518-239-6122 ext 1.

The Town of Durham is governed by 5 elected officials - the Town Supervisor and 4 council people.

Town Board Members

Town Supervisor - Shawn Marriott
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Deputy Supervisor - Joan Breslin

- Jerry Cunningham, George Deckers Linda Sutton


Shawn Marriott
Town Supervisor - Elected 2 year position 01/01/2018 to 12/31/19 
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Jerry Cunningham
Council MemberElected 4 year position 01/01/2016 to 12/31/19 

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Jerry Cunngingham is now serving his second term as Town Councilman. He was one of the original members of the Durham Volunteer Ambulance Squad and served there for ten years, as well as, on the Durham School Board for ten years. He is currently on the Board of Greene County Soil and Water and has participated in Extension Service, Farm Bureau and numerous other farm and church organizations.

Jerry and his wife Louise (50 years) raised five sons and currently operate the farm with their son Ted. The farm has been in the family since 1837 and was primarily dairy until October 2012, when the dairy was sold because a of labor shortage and an accident. The farm will remain active now in Devon Beef and hay production, as well as, a retail seed business covering several counties.


George Deckers
Council Member - Appointed one year position 01/01/2019 to 12/31/19 

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George Deckers was appointed to the Town Council in January 2019, to fill a vacancy.



  Joan Breslin
Deputy SupervisorElected 4 year position 01/01/2016 to 12/31/19

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Linda Sutton
Council MemberElected 4 year position 01/01/2018 to 12/31/21

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