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Early voting begins Wednesday. Read more

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We support the three incumbents for the at-large seats. Read more

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Johnson is seeking re-election to an at-large seat. Read more

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Reece is seeking re-election to an at-large seat. Read more

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Meier is seeking one of three at-large seats on the city council. Read more

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Jade Wilson

Gunn is seeking one of the three at-large seats on the council this year. Read more

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Wagstaff is seeking one of three at-large seats on the Durham City Council. Read more

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Cabellero was appointed to the at-large seat in January 2018 to replace Steve Schewel when Schewel became mayor. Read more

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Jade Wilson

Though an underdog, Joshua Gunn has emerged as the most serious threat to the three at-large council incumbents. Read more

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“Single-family zoning is indeed a vestige of racism, but simply removing that vestige of racism without cutting a check for all the equity and all the generational wealth that was generated over decades is not going to solve the problem.” Read more

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According to a report released days after nine-year-old Z’yon Person was killed, 662 people were shot in the Bull City between 2016 and 2018. Read more

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“My entire life has been about representing my city,” Durham's biggest booster said today in an Instagram post. Read more

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And other things our readers told us this week Read more

Letters to the Editor

“I don’t think the police department needs any additional officers to meet our goals. They already have them.” Read more

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City of Durham

“PB has catalyzed a unique kind of engagement in the city’s financial decisions and the local democratic process.” Read more

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Steve Oliva

For the next month, Bull City residents age thirteen and up can vote on how they want their money spent. Read more

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After a year-and-a-half as mayor, Schewel wants to steer a gentrifying Durham toward a progressive future. Read more

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The former Army Reserve Center on Carroll Street will be demolished and replaced with up to sixty-five units for people who have experienced homelessness. Read more

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Council members questioned ShotSpotter reps over how well the technology works and what the devices can record. Read more

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In an op-ed, the Durham City Council member says, “I don’t want to hear anymore bellyaching from GoTriangle, nor prompting or cajoling from public officials about black folk going hat in hand to Duke begging for our economic future.” Read more

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