Both the proposed IKEA and Wegmans’ projects continue to work their way through the approval process and barring any unforeseen issues should receive council approval/rezoning in the near future – the IKEA project sooner than later.
About Don Frantz
Don Frantz has been a member of Town Council representing District B since 2007.
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At our meeting this past Thursday the council approved the fiscal year 2018 Budget. The budget totals roughly $311 million with $242 million for operations and $68 million for capital projects. The FY18 budget is 2.9% LESS than the FY17 budget.
At our work session last night the council agreed to move forward with a new process for selecting a design consultant to work with the community, town staff and the council to design phase 2 of the new downtown park.
I wanted to bring to folks’ attention a number of bills that are working their way through the state legislature that, if passed have the potential to negatively impact Cary.
Non-consensual Towing. Odd term right? What it means is that your vehicle was towed and you didn’t consent to it.
This past weekend the council traveled to Wrightsville Beach for our annual council/staff retreat.
Cary has been in the news a lot over the last week. Unfortunately it hasn’t been good news. Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve surely heard about the NCAA’s decision to eliminate seven championship games from North Carolina in protest of HB2. The majority of these events were to be held in Cary.
Cary, NC – After three budget work sessions and two public hearings the council unanimously approved the Town of Cary’s FY17 Budget at our council meeting this past Monday. The budget totals $319 Million – the operating budget totals $227.8 Million and the capital budget is $91.4 million.
Cary, NC – Exciting things are happening in downtown Cary, and if all goes as planned, this project will be the first of many significant investments to come.
On Tuesday, February 23, 2016, the council held a worksession to discuss a number of items – half of which we never even got to, as time ran out. It never ceases to amaze me how some things that seem so simple become so complex and vice-versa.