Ryan Teague Beckwith maintains this excellent blog which tracks local government in Wake County.
From the blog:
"Check here for the latest on your local elected officials, community activism and upcoming political events of all stripes.
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This blog is maintained by Wake County reporter Ryan Teague Beckwith and Western Wake reporter Toby Coleman. "