Town News

Due to the threat of inclement weather, Saturday’s Family Movie Night at Joyner Park, originally scheduled to take place outside in the amphitheater, will move inside the Joyner Park Community Center (JPCC) gymnasium, 701 Harris Road.

The event is free and open to the public. Saturday’s...Read more


The Town of Wake Forest is in the process of updating its Unified Development Ordinance (UDO), and we need your input. As a follow-up to the UDO Open House sessions on May 25, Wake Forest residents, business owners, and stakeholders are invited to visit...Read more


Raleigh Water crews are responding to a ruptured water main along West Cedar Avenue. It is unclear what caused the main to rupture, and there is no word on how many water customers have been impacted.

For the safety of work crews, the portion of West Cedar from North College Street to...Read more


In June, the Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department will accept applications for Youth Fall Baseball, Softball, and T-Ball for boys ages 4-16 and girls ages 4-15 according to the following schedule:

June 1-15 - Wake Forest residents only...Read more


The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department will host the first in a series of Family Movie Nights at Joyner Park this Saturday, May 27, at 8:30 p.m. The featured film will be “Lady and the Tramp.”

In addition, the following food and dessert trucks will...Read more


Pinnacle Contracting Services, a contractor working at the site of the future Hawthorne at Traditions, 601 Gilcrest Farm Road, will pour a large volume of concrete for the building foundation Tuesday, May 23, Wednesday, May 24, and Friday, May 26, from 3 a.m.-6 p.m. each day.

Residents...Read more


The Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department will accept online registrations for 2023 Swim Lessons beginning Thursday, June 1, at 8 a.m. The cost is $40 for Wake Forest residents who reside within the town limits and $80 for non-Wake Forest residents. To help ensure the best...Read more


The Wake Forest Town Hall and other administrative offices will be closed Monday, May 29, in observance of Memorial Day . Curbside trash, recycling, and yard waste...Read more


The Town of Wake Forest will host UDO (Unified Development Ordinance) Comprehensive Update Open House sessions on Thursday, May 25, from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. and 6:30-8:30 p.m. at the Wake Forest Renaissance Centre, 405 S. Brooks St. Both drop-in sessions will give residents, business owners, and...Read more


The Wake Forest Police Department and Wake Forest Fire Department are partnering to host a “Public Safety Camp” Monday-Wednesday, June 26-28, at E. Carroll Joyner Park, 701 Harris Road.

Geared for ages 13-15, the three-day camp will include sessions on basic first aid, CPR, fire...Read more



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