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.
For further information and to offer help, please contact the Chair (town board member Joan Breslin –