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Morrisville approves Wilson Road connection, agrees to federal grant terms

From The News and Observer: By Henry Gargan “MORRISVILLE After weeks of discussing two road-related items with potential long-term traffic impacts in Morrisville, the Town Council took action on both of them last week. On Aug. 23, council members voted 5-1 to approve a rezoning petition that would allow for 31 new homes […]


Celebrating Our American Independence

Celebrating Our American Independence “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.” It is easy for many of us to celebrate our American Independence with cookouts, fireworks, and […]


Steve Rao honored as one of Cary Magazine’s “Movers and Shakers”

Mayor Pro Tem Rao was recently honored as one of the Cary Magazine 2016 “Movers and Shakers.“ “Faith. Family. Friends. The members of this year’s class of Movers & Shakers truly understand that success is not a solo proposition. Amid all their nuts-and-bolts advice, they remind us that these “three F’s” are at least as […]


The Town Council is making progress on a logo decision

From the News and Observer: “By Henry Gargan The Town Council has been trying since last summer to agree on an update for the town’s branding scheme and made progress on March 22, after narrowing down a group of revised logos. Council members reviewed six new designs for a town branding scheme in […]


Morrisville considers less expensive renovations for aquatic and fitness center

From the News and Observer: By Henry Gargan “MORRISVILLE “Morrisville officials presented Tuesday a revised proposal for renovating the Morrisville Aquatic and Fitness Center that would reduce costs from the original plan. But it still will exceed the $5.7 million bond approved by voters in 2012 for that purpose. “The revised concept projects […]


I have known Steve Rao for a number of years and can vouch that he is one of the most dedicated individuals I have ever come across. In my role as former Attorney General and Secretary of State of North Carolina, I am asked on many occasions to endorse many officials and in almost every case I decline. In Steve’s case I make an exception because he will make one of the finest public servants for Morrisville.

— Rufus Edmisten

Rufus Edmisten

Steve is hard working, and he has valuable business experience with technology companies. Serving on the town council with these attributes, Steve is well-positioned to help Morrisville grow.

— Senator Josh Stein

Senator Josh Stein