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Durham Commission Recommends Changes In City's Appearance

Posted August 10, 2006 8:23 a.m. EDT

— Improving Durham's appearance could help improve its image. City Council members are reviewing the results of a survey by the city's Appearance Commission.

Participants said improving the city's appearance should be a priority for funding. The survey indicates littering and maintenance are big issues.

Residents would also like the city to develop strategies to improve certain areas, such as Alston Avenue.