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The Recreation Advisory Board is hosting two public meetings in July and conducting an online survey to solicit public input concerning renovations to Flaherty Dog Park.

“Picture Flaherty Dog Park” is the name given to the Town's approach to inviting residents to share their ideas about...Read more

07/10/2019

The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre and SING Wake Forest are partnering to host a special Memory Café on Sunday, July 28, from 2-4 p.m. entitled “Renewing Memories Through Movies.”

As part of the 2019 Understanding Dementia Series, the program will feature a screening of the 1952 MGM...Read more

07/10/2019

Although many people think train tracks are open to public access, all railroad tracks are private property. That’s why Wake Forest officials are warning area residents to stay off the tracks year-round but especially during Friday Night on White and other downtown events.

Wake Forest...Read more

07/09/2019

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department will sponsor a Youth Empowerment Workshop for young men and women ages 12-17 on Saturday, Aug. 17, from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Alston-Massenburg Center, 416 N. Taylor St.

The workshop is designed to help young...Read more

07/09/2019

Friday Night on White returns to downtown Wake Forest this Friday, July 12, with The Soul Psychedelique. The free outdoor concert will take place from 6-9 p.m. along South White Street in historic downtown Wake Forest.

At full size, The Soul Psychedelique (TSP) Orchestra features a three...Read more

07/09/2019

Crews from Fred Smith Co., a contractor working in the Holding Village subdivision, will reduce to one lane with intermittent two-way traffic the portion of Old Dairy Drive from South Franklin Street to Silo Point Drive from 7 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday-Friday, July 10-12 and July 17-19. Lane...Read more

07/08/2019

Drivers should continue to expect delays along Stadium Drive daily, Monday-Saturday, from 8 a.m.-5 p.m.

Fred Smith Co., a private contractor working on behalf of the Town of Wake Forest, will continue to alter normal traffic patterns along the portion of Stadium Drive from Glencoe Drive...Read more

07/08/2019

The Wake Forest Police Department is asking for the public’s help identifying the person responsible for an armed robbery that occurred early Wednesday morning, July 3.

At approximately 12:30 a.m., a black male entered Cruizers Convenience Store, 12500 Capital Blvd., Wake Forest,...Read more

07/03/2019

The power outage currently affecting downtown Wake Forest is temporary. Crews had to drop the circuit that feeds downtown in order to safely remove damaged wire along North Main Street. The outage is expected to last no more than 30 minutes.Read more

07/03/2019

The Taylor Street Park Sprayground is closed today (Tuesday, July 2) due to a mechanical issue.

Signage announcing the closure has been posted at the sprayground entrance.

The facility is expected to reopen Wednesday, July 3.

Located adjacent to Taylor Street Park and the...Read more

07/02/2019

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