Following our interview with the mayor, we asked our readers “what is one thing you wish people knew about Raleigh?” Here are a few of our favorite responses:
“The heart of the people. So many kind souls live here, and are ready to help and share with those in need. Even a wave as you drive by.” — Maie M.
“We have an awesome greenway system all over the Triangle and lots of green spaces.” — Natalia C.
“Despite being in a conservative state, Raleigh is a welcoming community for diverse people.” — Jeff B.
“How beautiful our parks are. My favorite is the NCMA Park closely followed by Dix Park.” — Felecia W.
“The beauty and accessibility of the Greenway Trail.” — Eric N.
“William Peace University is Raleigh’s best kept secret.” — Brian R.
Pro tip: Use our park and hiking guides to utilize Raleigh’s vast green space.