Police News

Turner Asphalt, a contractor working at the future Hawthorne at the Forest, will periodically reduce to one lane portions of northbound Capital Boulevard/US 1 between Burlington Mills Road and Falls of Neuse Road Thursday and Friday, Jan. 26-27, from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. each day. The periodic lane...Read more

01/25/2023

Pike Electric, a contractor working on behalf of Duke Energy Progress, has closed the far-right southbound lane along South Main Street/US 1A from Rogers Road to Wake Drive. The temporary lane closure is necessary to allow crews to install new power lines. The work is expected to continue daily...Read more

01/11/2023

***UPDATE - This work, which was originally scheduled to begin on or around February 22, is now scheduled to begin on or around March 1. The information below has been edited to reflect the updated schedule.

CSX is scheduled to temporarily close several Wake Forest...Read more

01/09/2023

Starting today and continuing through January, Secure Traffic Control, a contractor working on behalf of Ting Fiber, will reduce to one lane with alternating two-way traffic the portion of North Main Street from East Oak Avenue to East Chestnut Avenue daily from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. The temporary lane...Read more

01/09/2023

***UPDATE - The victim in today’s incident has been identified as Kaitlyn Corona, 23, of Wake Forest.

Police say Corona, who was driving a 2012 Nissan Versa, attempted to proceed on a green light from Purnell Road across southbound Capital Boulevard/US 1 when a 17-year-old male driving a...Read more

01/07/2023

A lane closure along South Main Street/US 1A in the vicinity of Ligon Mill Road is causing serious traffic delays.

Pike Electric, a contractor working on behalf of Duke Energy...Read more

01/06/2023

Starting today and continuing through the end of January, Secure Traffic Control, a contractor working on behalf of Ting Fiber, will reduce to one lane with alternating two-way traffic the portion of West Pine Avenue from Rock Spring Road to North Wingate Street daily from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. The...Read more

01/03/2023

The National Weather Service is projecting “dangerously cold” temperatures in our area beginning Friday morning and continuing through the weekend. High temperatures on Friday are forecast to be in the low-40s, with temperatures dropping to the 30s and 20s by the afternoon, then into...Read more

12/22/2022

On Thursday, Dec. 15, at 7 a.m., Town crews will reduce a portion of Retail Drive (near Home Depot) to two lanes by shifting northbound traffic and removing the center turn lane. The temporary lane shift is necessary to allow tree crews to remove a tree that poses a danger to public safety. The...Read more

12/14/2022

NYC Underground Construction, Inc., a contractor working on behalf of Ting Fiber, will reduce to one lane with alternating two-way traffic portions of South Main Street/US 1A from Vernon Avenue to Elm Avenue Friday, Dec. 9, from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. The temporary lane closures are necessary to allow...Read more

12/08/2022

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