I held my first fundraiser, Bubbles and Cupcakes, on Sunday and we had so much fun. The NC weather couldn’t have been better and attendees had some really great questions of council candidates and electeds that attended. Some key takeaways included: This municipal election is VERY important. We need more like-minded individuals on council toContinue reading “Fundraiser starts with fun”
Author Archives: Amanda Murphy
Please join us for Cary Town Council District C Candidate Amanda Murphy’s Family-Friendly Campaign Get Together (cupcakes and bubbles!) Special guest: Maria Cervania, Wake County Commissioner running for House District 41 Sunday, April 10, 2022 4:00 – 6:00 pm 108 Steep Bank Drive Cary, NC 27518 Contribute securely here, or checks can be made payableContinue reading “Family-friendly Gathering”
Happy Arbor Day loves!
I wanted to reach out today and explain some things that come to mind when I think about Arbor Day 2022. I cannot say enough about trees and their environmental impact, but one thing I have learned about trees after working in the forestry industry for almost two years now, is the following: I believeContinue reading “Happy Arbor Day loves!”
What do I mean by transportation…
I’ve read through the Town of Cary Environmental Advisory Board’s “Carbon Reduction Recommendations” linked here a couple of times now. I love their section on Transportation that I’ve included below, this language aligns with my values and what I would love to get accomplished once elected. Transportation Vision: Cary should be a leading example ofContinue reading “What do I mean by transportation…”
Transparency in Detail
or you fine folks. I want everyone to understand how campaign finance works, because I had NO clue what I was doing when I first started.
Transparency in Politics
Transparency isn’t just a key facet to trusting your elected leaders, it’s important for folks to realize that politics isn’t incomprehensible. Helping the people of Cary understand campaign finance is a great example of your inclusive leadership and communication ethos.
It’s time to fund affordable housing in Cary
There is strong YIMBY (Yes In My Backyard) support for affordable housing in Cary!
Not your typical politician
If you elect me to represent you, you won’t see a lot of perfectly posed photos of me shaking hands and kissing babies, or my perfectly decorated house on Christmas morning (mainly because that isn’t the real me). But you will get someone who is a hard worker, with a ton of energy, and a passion for public service.
Candidate for Council Session
Last night ONE Wake hosted an early session with candidates for Cary Town Council to, “discuss the need for more affordable housing in Cary, and to hear their reactions to the proposal to create a Penny for Housing initiative.” It is honestly so weird watching yourself on video, especially when you know you were nervousContinue reading “Candidate for Council Session”
If elected, I will weave environmental sustainability into the work I do every day on behalf of the citizens of Cary. Some ideas I have include: