“COVID-19 continues to be a serious threat in North Carolina. If you gather for the holidays, remember your 3Ws:

Wear a mask. Wash your hands. Wait 6 feet from others. Stay home if sick.

Download SlowCOVIDNC at https:/covid19.ncdhhs.gov/slowcovidnc. Protect you and your loved ones.”


“COVID-19 sigue siendo una seria amenaza en Carolina del Norte. Si se reúne para las festividades, recuerde sus 3 Ms:

Mascarilla, Manos (lavarse las manos), Mantener 6 pies de distancia. Quédese en casa si está enfermo.

Descargue SlowCOVIDNC en https://covid19.ncdhhs.gov/slowcovidnc. Protéjase a usted y a sus seres queridos.”




Important Phone Numbers

Reporting a power outage:

Duke Power: 1(800)769-3766

PEMC: 800-449-2667

In Case of an Emergency

For Emergencies: 911

Durham 911 Non-Emergency Number: (919) 560-4600

Durham County Emergency Management (M-F 08:30-05:00): (919) 560-0660

Leslie O’Connor EM Division Chief: (M-F 08:30-05:00): (919) 560-0660

Getting Information During an Emergency

The following websites will help you gather important information during an emergency:
U.S. Department of Homeland Security
Center of Disease Control and Prevention
North Carolina Emergency Management

Official City/County Twitter Feeds to Follow

Durham Trusted News Sources

Severe Weather Links

State and National Links

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