Local News

Durham's 'One Call' Now Available Online

Posted September 6, 2005 7:01 a.m. EDT

— There is no need for Durham residents to pick up the phone to get in touch with the

city of Durham

.

The city's new One Call service in now on the Internet, allowing residents to report non-emergency situations.

City officials say they hope the new

Web service

will lighten the load for the One Call call center, which took in about 18,000 calls in August alone.