Hill Historic Neighborhood listserv is an e-mail distribution
list that neighbors use to share information. It is administered
through the Morehead Hill Yahoo!® Group.
Access to our listserve is free and open to all. Residents
are especially encouraged to subscribe. There are two ways to subscribe to the listserv:
If you have a Yahoo account, join the 'moreheadhill' Yahoo Group by
entering your Yahoo email address in the form on the left side of this
2. To subscribe any email account (e.g., a gmail account), send a blank e-mail message to firstname.lastname@example.org
To unsubscribe, send a blank e-mail message to: email@example.com
You can also join the Yahoo Group here: Morehead Hill Yahoo!® Group
Other Neighborhood Online Resources
Nextdoor Morehead Hill
Residents only; registration required
of Durham web site
Durham One Call:
Durham One Call is a centralized center for all information and services
offered by the City of Durham. Call or visit the Durham
One Call web site for more information.
Trash and Recycling
Solid Waste Management is responsible for trash collection and
recycling. Call Durham One Call or visit their web site for more
[Dial 911 in an emergency]
Non-emergency number is (919) 560-4601 or visit the www.durhampolice.com
web site. Morehead Hill is located in District 3.
Partners Against Crime
PAC3 maintains a listserv administered via a Yahoo! Group. Residents
are strongly encouraged to sign up. More information and sign-up
page available here:
Street light repair
Street light repair is done by Duke
Energy using an online reporting system at this web site.
If there is a hazardous condition such as a wire hanging low or lying on the ground, please call Duke Energy immediately at 800.POWERON (800.769.3766).
In addition to our own Orchard
Park, home of our community garden,
we have the nearby Forest
Hills Park, which has a fine public pool.
& Business Coalition of Durham, whose mission is to promote
the creation of an economically diverse and culturally vibrant
community in Downtown Durham in which to work and live.
Open Durham - Morehead Hill
History of the Morehead Hill neighborhood and many of the homes in it.
Museum of Durham History
Convention and Visitors Bureau
Be sure to check out their extensive Things
to See and Do section as well as Dining
A free weekly publication distributed throughout the triangle and
A free quarterly publication distributed throughout the triangle,
online, and by subscription.
A monthly periodical, available online and by subscription.
NC State Legislature
To find your senators’ and representatives’ e-mail addresses, visit www.ncleg.net. In
the upper right-hand corner of the screen you will see a box labelled “VIEW
MEMBER INFO.” The down arrow there will list all the members of both chambers.
To e-mail the governor, visit http://www.governor.state.nc.us/.
was named a National
Historic District in 1985 and is also a Local
Historic District (expanded in 2004). A map of the Morehead Hill Local Historic District is provided on the About the Neighborhood page.
For more information, refer to the Morehead Hill Historic District Preservation Plan of March 2001 (it's a large .PDF file). An update is expected in 2015.
Click here to download a .PDF file containing two brochures that provide basic information you need. These brochures, issued in 2014 by the Durham Historic Preservation Commission, are:
of Appropriateness (COAs) for Local Historic Districts & Landmarks"
and 2) "Morehead Hill Local Historic District"
Go to the Historic Preservation section of the Durham City/County Planning Dept. web site for more information
Hill Community Garden at Orchard Park
Interneighborhood Council (INC)
Duke-Durham Neighborhood Partnership
Central Durham Quality of Life Project (QoL)
Durham Neighborhood United's Protocol for Dealing with Off-Campus Fraternity Houses
Burch Avenue Neighborhood Association
Natural Gas: PSNC
Phone (landlines &
DSL): Verizon or Frontier. Other services may be available as well.
Cable TV + Internet Access: AT&T, Frontier, HughesNet, Spectrum. Other services may be available as well.
Businesses, Organizations, & Websites Based in
& Around Morehead Hill
B'cause It Takes a Village, LLC
+ Bogart Photography
Broadway Veterinary Hospital
Critical Perceptions Executive Coaching
Lessons with Russell Lacy
Answer: Gardening & Ecological Rehabilitation
Fields of Durham: Landscaping, Power Washing, and Painting
Earth Healing: A Spiritually Guided Practice
Morehead Manor Bed & Breakfast
(Natural Environmental and Ecological Management)
Panaderķa Bread Uprising Bakery
Silver Current Acupuncture [also on facebook]
Sustain-a-Bull – Support independent Durham
here to submit another web site or blog