Town News

Youth Spring Baseball and Softball registration continues through Sunday, Feb. 28, for boys ages 5-17 and girls ages 5-15. A participant’s eligibility is determined by his or her age on April 30, 2021, and a birth certificate is required for new participants. The in-town registration...Read more

02/26/2021

Approximately 200 Wake Forest Power customers in the vicinity of Woodfield Creek Drive are without power.

The outage is the result of a blown transformer. Electric crews are responding, but there is no estimated time for when power will be restored.

Wake Forest Power makes it...Read more

02/25/2021

The Wake Forest Police Department is again urging residents to guard against becoming the victim of fraud following a reported phone scam involving a plea for a donation to the police department. Many times, it’s hard to tell what’s a scam and what isn’t, but any time someone asks you...Read more

02/25/2021

Wake Forest Police have closed the intersection of Warmoven Street and Federal House Avenue due to a water main break. A detour is in place directing motorists around the work area. Traffic delays are expected, so motorists are urged to avoid the area and take an alternate route.

The...Read more

02/24/2021

Utility Service Contractors (USC), a private contractor working on behalf of the Town of Wake Forest, will close the right westbound lane along Dr. Calvin Jones Highway/NC 98 Bypass from South Franklin Street to South Main Street/US 1A Wednesday-Thursday, Feb. 24-25, from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. each day...Read more

02/23/2021

The Urban Forestry Board will host a free virtual “Tree Talk” this Thursday, Feb. 25, at 6:30 p.m. Led by Urban Forestry Coordinator Luke Devores, the webinar will feature a presentation by Wake County Horticulture Extension Agent Jeana Myers who will discuss soil, soil testing and the benefits...Read more

02/23/2021

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department is accepting team registrations for Men’s Spring Softball and Co-Rec Spring Softball through Sunday, Feb. 28. Online registration is available at http://bit.ly/PRCRAdultAthletics...Read more

02/23/2021

The PRCR Department is accepting team registrations for Adult Spring Co-Rec Kickball through Sunday, Feb. 28. Online registration is available at http://bit.ly/WFkickball . The entry fee is $225 per team, and the league is limited to participants...Read more

02/23/2021

In response to North Carolina’s current restrictions on outdoor gatherings, the Board of Commissioners (BOC) has agreed to suspend through July 2021 all Town-sponsored events that draw large crowds.

Notable events affected by the board’s decision include but are not limited to Family...Read more

02/22/2021

In an ongoing effort to promote family activities, while also emphasizing the importance of staying safe during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department is offering Mother-Son Superhero Bingo on Friday, March 12, at 6:30 p.m., at Holding...Read more

02/22/2021

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