Lori’s Blog: Town of Cary Planning Retreat 2015


Cary, NC — As many municipalities do, Town of Cary elected officials and staff go off, once a year, to plan for the upcoming year, to have time to discuss procedural issues or concerns, and to just reconnect in a less formal environment. Read more

Lori’s Blog: “Best Day Ever!”


Cary, NC — Sometimes I think I am one of the luckiest people in the world. And that’s true for this month.

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Transportation: Me & My Elf


Cary, NC — You may have seen this strange little green vehicle on the road around Cary. In case you were wondering who’s in that thing, it’s me. Read more

Lori’s Blog: Upcoming Landscaping

downtown streetscape

Cary, NC — At our Cary Town Council work session this week, we saw updated designs for the Downtown Park and Streetscape. Read more

Lori Bush: DevMapp


Cary, NC — Have you ever driven by one of these Public Hearing signs and thought – “Hey, I wonder what’s planned for that property?”


Well, you guessed it, THERE’S AN APP FOR THAT! And it uses Open Data. Read more


Lori Bush: Budgets & Verts


Cary, NC — It happens every year about this time, our annual budgeting exercise. Time to discuss our next Fiscal Year (FY2015) budget that begins on July 1, 2014 and ends June 30, 2015. Read more

Lori Bush: Win Some Lose Some


Cary, NC — I’ve often been asked, “What is the best part of being a Cary Town Councilmember?” Or, “What is it that you like about being on Council.” Read more


History: Samuel Fenton Cary


From the blog of Lori Bush.

Cary, NC — The following comments were made by my esteemed At-Large Council colleague, Ed Yerha.  Ed has a phenomenal way of providing informative and entertaining bits of history – and at our last council meeting, he spoke of the man for who Cary is named – Samuel Fenton Cary.  He’s provided these comments to me to share, and I thought you all might enjoy the “history lesson.” I did.  (Thanks so much to Ed!) Read more


Lori Bush: Women’s History Month


Cary, NC – Council member Lori Bush delivered the following remarks at the March 27, 2014 meeting of Town Council. Read more


Geese in Cary


From the blog of Council Member Lori Bush. Her views are her own.

Cary, NC — We receive a great number of complaints regarding the Geese that have come to call Cary their home.  In many locations, there are hundreds of them, often overwhelming and becoming a nuisance in certain parks and ponds, leaving their droppings, and in some cases, becoming aggressive when they are protecting their nests. Read more