Community Family Life & Recreation Center at Lyon Park
Lyon Park Rec Center, Durham, NCThe City of Durham and the West End Community is proud to offer the Community Family Life and Recreation Center at Lyon Park. Adults, seniors, youth and teens can all find positive, enriching and fun activities at this well-maintained recreation center, just a short walk away from First Calvary Baptist Church. This center, as all recreation centers in Durham, offers diverse activities to meet the recreational needs of both individual and families alike.


1313 Halley Street
Durham, North Carolina 27707
Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Saturday, 8:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Sunday, 1 - 6 p.m.

Lyon Park Activities:
The Lyon Park Clinic
Other community resources


Chamber of Commerce/Town Information

Raleigh 919-664-7000/919-890-3000
Durham 919-682-2133/919-560-4100
Cary 919-467-1016/919-469-4000
Chapel Hill/Carrboro 919-967-7075/919-968-2700
Knightdale 919-266-4603/919-217-2200
Wendell 919-365-6318/919-365-4444
Zebulon 919-269-6320/919-269-7455
Apex 919-362-6456/919-362-7300
Morrisville 919-380-9026/919-469-1426
Garner 919-772-6440/919-772-4688
Hillsborough/Orange County 919-732-8156/919-732-1270
Wake Forest 919-556-1519/919-554-6100
Holly Springs 919-567-1796/919-552-6221
Mebane 336-228-1338/919-563-5901
Clayton 919-553-6352/919-553-5002
Fuquay-Varina 919-552-4947/919-552-1439

Voter Information
Wake County 919-856-6240
Durham County 919-560-0700
Orange County 919-732-8181

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Wake County Public Schools -
Durham County Public Schools -
Orange County Public Schools -
Chapel Hill/Carrboro -

For a complete list of all schools within these counties, visit:
Public Schools of North Carolina

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Progress Energy (CP&L) 919-508-5400
Wake Electric Membership 919-554-6300
Bellsouth Residential 919-780-2355 - (Business) 919-780-2800
Sprint 919-533-3016
Public Service Gas Company 877-776-2427
Time Warner (Cable TV)
>> Raleigh 919-832-2225
>> Cary/Apex 919-467-2800

Water & Sewer

Raleigh 919-890-3245
Cary 919-469-4050


Duke Power 919-382-3200
Verizon 800-483-4300
GTE 800-483-6697
Public Service Gas Co. 877-776-2427
Time Warner (Cable TV) 919-220-4481

Water & Sewer


Chapel Hill/Carrboro

Duke Power 919-967-8231
Piedmont Electric Membership 800-780-2355
Bellsouth 919-780-2355
GTE 800-483-6697
Time Warner (Cable TV) 919-968-4631

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New residents to North Carolina must obtain a state drivers license within 30 days.

You must bring your out-of-state drivers license and proof of liability insurance to a testing station where you must pass a written, a road sign and an eye exam.

Resident moving from another area of North Carolina must report their change of address within 60 days.

Drivers license fee: $20.00

New residents must obtain a North Carolina vehicle title when you register your vehicle for a license plate. To get a title and tag you must show proof of out-of-state title, insurance policy number from a North Carolina authorized insurance agency, as well as the name and address of any and all lien holder. The person whose name appears on the current title or registration must come to the office; other persons cannot sign the necessary documents.

Fee: $35.00

License plates: $25.00 (specialty plates are available for additional fees)

A highway use tax is also collected whey you register your vehicle. This fee ranges from $40.00 - $150.00.

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Public Transportation

Rail Transportation: Amtrak
Regional Transit: Triangle Transit Authority The Triangle Transit Authority (TTA) is a regional public transportation provider, offering a wide variety of transit services to North Carolina’s greater Triangle area, Research Triangle Park and outlying counties. For more information about TTA services, call 549-9999.
City of Raleigh: Capital Area Transit CAT provides fixed route and demand responsive service throughout the City of Raleigh with connections to TTA. For more information on CAT services, call 828-SCAT.
City of Durham: Durham Area Transit Authority DATA provides fixed route and demand responsive service throughout the City of Durham with connections to TTA. For more information about DATA services, call 683-DATA.
Chapel Hill: Chapel Hill Transit Chapel Hill Transit provides fixed route and demand responsive service throughout the Cities of Chapel Hill and Carrboro with connections to TTA. For more information on Chapel Hill Transit services, call 968-2769. University Transit: NCSU Wolfline For more information, call (919) 515-9653.
Duke University Transportation For more information, call (919) 684-2218.
UNC-Chapel Hill Transit For more information, call (919) 968-2769.

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