Steve Rao

Sept. 10 Town Council Meeting

On Tuesday, we had a very productive Council meeting with much activity and interesting discussion. Western Wake Farmers Market  The evening began with a presentation from Jim Pellegrini, President of the Western Wake Farmers Market.    Key benefits of a Farmers Market included the economic benefits, the growth of entrepreneurs in the food industry, and […]

Steve Rao

July 25 Office Hours

This week, was a quiet week, after a number of Council meetings. Today, I met with the Hotties companies, Efflux Pharma and Concert Telecom. Efflux, now named Dignify Therapeutics, is progressing very well, as they are going to promote their fundraising at this point, along the complettion of a successful patent search.    Karl Thor and […]

Steve Rao

Meeting Nepalese Prime Minister Candidate Sushil Koirala

Tomorrow, I am meeting the leading candidate for Prime Minister of Nepal. Sushil Koirala.    He is the President of the Congress Party, and is visiting the Nepalese community of the Triangle. On Saturday, I will be attending a reception with the community at NC State, where he can address the community, and I hope […]

Pankake Breakfast

July 4th Fireworks and Pancake Breakfast

Attended the Fireworks and  Annual July 4th Pancake Breakfast at Firestation 1 with my family and enjoyed the company of staff, citizens, and also Council members in attendance, Stohlman (fireworks), Johnson, Broadwell, Holcombe, and Diehl. I want to thank the Parks and Rec Department for once again, a wonderful job on both of these events. […]