Daily Beat: Aug. 17, 2015

Mike Causey


• Mike Causey is well known in Greensboro for his produce market on North Greene Street and his lobbying work in Raleigh. He’s run unsuccessfully for statewide office a number of times, and as a concession landed the position of Adopt-A-Highway state coordinator at the NC Department of Transportation. He’ll be talking to the conservative lunch club at the Golden Corral at Hanes Mall in Winston-Salem at 12:15 p.m.

• Gene Chasin, chief operating officer of Say Yes to Education, gives a presentation to High Point City Council in the City Manager’s Conference Room in the Municipal Building, located at 211 S. Hamilton St., at 4 p.m.


• High Point City Council considers guidelines for financial incentives for rehabilitation of older buildings in downtown and amendment to the city’s ordinance regulating dog tethering when it meets at 5:30 p.m. in the Municipal Building, located at 211 S. Hamilton St., at 5:30 p.m.

• Music, food, art and crafts is all a part of the weekly festival at Kohinoor Palace, located in the space formerly occupied by the Flatiron on Summit Avenue in Greensboro. It starts at 6:30 p.m. and goes ’til well after closing time. Details on their Facebook page.

• Winston-Salem City Council considers guidelines for its affordable workforce housing program when it meets at City Hall, located at 101 N. Main St., at 7 p.m. Background on the workforce housing program here.