Durham City Attorney Patrick Baker, pictured here after a City Council meeting on Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, where he announced that he is resigning to take a job as city attorney for Charlotte.
Durham City Attorney Patrick Baker, pictured here after a City Council meeting on Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, where he announced that he is resigning to take a job as city attorney for Charlotte. Dawn Baumgartner Vaughan dvaughan@newsobserver.com
Durham City Attorney Patrick Baker, pictured here after a City Council meeting on Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, where he announced that he is resigning to take a job as city attorney for Charlotte. Dawn Baumgartner Vaughan dvaughan@newsobserver.com

Dawn Baumgartner Vaughan has been covering Durham for more than a decade and has received five North Carolina Press Association awards.