When the wind is right, you can still catch
the scent of sunbaked tobacco.
YESTERDAY TEACHES TOMORROW
To understand a place’s history is to understand how to move it forward into the future, simultaneously echoing and evolving. It’s a challenge, yes, but challenge is at the heart of inspiration.
Though it’s not a major commerce like in earlier days,
it’ll never leave this place.
Nor will Durham’s determination, its rich history
and whirring inventiveness.
We wanted to enrich downtown Durham, so we started at the center. City Center will be its own thriving neighborhood, with shops, living spaces and businesses in the heart of downtown. A space for this city to dream, invent and create a gorgeous addition to the coterie of existing buildings, City Center will be a sky-reaching symbol of the vitality of this unique city.