Issues Forums

issues that require our community’s attention

The Chamber has an influential voice, representing the business community here in Morrisville as well as the greater Triangle area. At various events throughout the year, you'll have an opportunity to learn about business and community issues that affect your company and employees including business-friendly regulation and legislation on economic development, tax and regulatory reform, education funding, and infrastructure investments as well as the Wake County transit plan.

Two of our most popular Issues Forum events include the following:

State of Morrisville

A dynamic discussion on the current state of affairs for Morrisville and Wake County. Town and County leaders will provide updates and highlights about budgets, growth and development issues, and plans for the future. Expected attendance is 140.

 

Highlights include:

  • Opportunity to learn about the state of affairs of Morrisville and Wake County
  • Opportunity to network with Town and County leaders

 

Who should attend this event:

  • Those whose business is located in Morrisville
  • Those businesses that have a workforce traveling through Morrisville
  • Businesses that are directly impacted by Town and County decisions and legislation

Candidates Forum

The Chamber hosts a candidates forum for Morrisville’s Town Council on election years and forums for state delegation seats during election years.

 

Highlights include:

  • Candidates will answer questions directly related to the business community
  • Opportunity to submit questions for the candidates to answer
  • Opportunity to network with the candidates

 

Who should attend this event:

  • Those interested in learning more about candidates’ positions on issues that directly impact the business community

 

See our calendar of events for detailed event information.