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Sarah Willets

Also on this week’s INDYcast: What you need to know about Durham Mayor Steve Schewel’s State of the City address and a hot new track from FFFOOLERY. Read more

Wake County

“Single-family zoning is a cause of racial disparities, wealth disparities.” Read more

Durham County

Later this year, North Carolina will raise its maximum age of juvenile jurisdiction to eighteen. But there’s a minimum age, too. Read more

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House Bill 370 would require detention facilities to honor detainer requests from ICE, which multiple federal courts have found unconstitutional. Read more

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Caitlin Penna

After residents voiced concerns about traffic and preserving the character of their single-family neighborhoods, the Durham Planning Commission delayed a vote on the Expanded Housing Choices initiative. Read more

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Alex Boerner

The new Durham Expunction and Restoration program has already dismissed more than 70,000 traffic and criminal cases, but expanding it will require resources—and political will. Read more

Durham County

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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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GoTriangle

“You have our personal pledge that Duke will maintain—indeed, deepen—our mutual partnership and shared engagement with the community.” Read more

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Jenny Warburg

Durham Mayor Steve Schewel wants $95 million to keep downtown from turning into an expensive enclave for rich white people, he announced last week. Read more

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With a $1.2 million federal grant, the Durham County Department of Social Services and partner organizations are exploring how better collaboration can help survivors. Read more

Durham County

NC Child’s annual Child Health Report Card also shows that vaccination rates are falling Read more

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Jenny Warburg

“How are we going to make the city we love a city for all?” Read more

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Durham Housing Authority

In addition to rebuilding 477 public housing units, the agency plans to build more than two thousand affordable and market-rate units. Read more

Durham County

Here’s what the concept known as direct supervision will look like. Read more

Durham County

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“I would say the new normal is you will see more visible ICE presence out in the communities.” Read more

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Vernetta Alston, who is openly gay and an alum of the Immaculata Catholic School, was supposed to speak during a program on influential African-American women. Read more

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GoTriangle

Transit and housing groups in Durham are calling on the university to support the project. Here's what we know about where those negotiations stand. Read more

Durham County

Durham County Social Services is making preparations—whether that shutdown comes on February 15 or at some point in the future. Read more

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Cole Villena

The after-action report says officers missed "red flags" that protesters would attempt to pull down the Confederate monument. Read more

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GoTriangle

The city council rezoned the property in December. Residents who live across the street say that vote exceeded the city’s authority and violated its own rules. Read more

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A new Sex Designation Form replaces a former requirement for a surgeon’s letter. Read more

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