Wake County

Southwest Wake News

Holly Springs continues backyard chicken discussion

The Holly Springs Town Council will vote on an ordinance in January to allow residents to keep chickens in their yards with regulations

The council discussed requiring a maximum of three chickens on a minimum lot size of 10,000 square feet

This will be the second time in recent years that Holly Springs has raised the issue of backyard chickens

Cary News

New members to join boards in Cary, western Wake County

Apex, Cary, Fuquay-Varina, Holly Springs and Morrisville all have new faces on governing boards

Apex has a new mayor, Lance Olive, while incumbent mayors in Cary and Fuquay-Varina start new terms

In Cary, Ken George will fill Gale Adcock’s former seat after winning a runoff election