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Cary's Weekend Update
Looking for something fun to do right here in Cary? Check out the following events this weekend; for more, view our calendar!
- Friday, July 21
USA Baseball 16U Cup
USA Baseball National Training Complex, All day
- Saturday, July 22
Koka Booth Amphitheatre, 8 p.m.
- Sunday, July 23
The Airborne at WakeMed Disc Golf Tournament
WakeMed Soccer Park, 8 a.m-7 p.m.
Traffic Alert - NW Cary Parkway
Weather permitting, contractors working on behalf of the Town of Cary will resurface NW Cary Parkway between Evans Road and Harrison Avenue weekdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. through the end of August. At least one lane of NW Cary Parkway will be closed in each direction while work is performed; beginning July 17, eastbound traffic will be detoured along Norwell Boulevard to Weston Parkway and on to North Harrison Avenue. Signs and barriers will be in place and flaggers will direct drivers through intersections. Alternate routes are encouraged to avoid delays.
Cary Town Council Adopts FY18 Budget as well as Town Manager’s Reimaged, Ongoing Process
The Cary Town Council adopted a $310,656,885 budget for Fiscal Year 2018, which runs from July 1, 2017 through June 30, 2018. The approved budget, which tracks closely with the recommended budget proposed by Town Manager Sean R. Stegall on May 11, 2017, is 2.9 percent less than the current year’s adopted budget. The property tax rate remains unchanged at 35 cents, and the solid waste fee is unchanged at $16 per month. The utility rate increase is held to three percent.