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The Wake Forest Town Hall and other administrative offices will be closed Thursday, July 4, in observance of the Independence Day holiday.

The Flaherty Park Community Center, 1226 N. White St., and Alston-Masseburg Center, 416 N. Taylor St., will also be closed.

The Taylor Street...Read more


Tyler Run Park and Greenway, 830 Pineview Dr., will be closed Tuesday, June 25.

The closure is necessary to allow crews to sealcoat and re-stripe the parking lot.

Signage will be posted to inform the public of the closure.

The park and greenway are expected to reopen...Read more


Drivers should expect delays along Capital Boulevard/US 1 this Saturday and Sunday, June 22-23, from 7 a.m.-7 p.m. each day.

Weather-permitting, Carolina Sunrock, a contractor working on behalf of NCDOT, will reduce to one lane portions of northbound and southbound Capital Boulevard/US 1...Read more


Youth Fall Baseball and Softball registration is underway for boys ages 6-16 and girls ages 6-14 and will continue through Sunday, June 30.

A participant’s eligibility is determined by his or her age on April 30, 2019, and a birth certificate is required for new participants. The in-town...Read more


Wake Forest Police are investigating a larceny involving several electronic items from the Walmart Supercenter, 2114 S. Main St.

One person has been taken into custody in Morrisville, while another remains at-large.

Several media outlets are reporting that a number of law...Read more


The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department is accepting team registrations for Adult Summer Co-Rec Kickball through Sunday, June 30.

Online registration is available at . The entry fee is $225 per...Read more


Starting in August, Town of Wake Forest and Republic Services crews will begin tagging residents that violate trash, recycling and yard waste collection guidelines. Town sanitation customers may receive a “Non-Collection Notice” tag for a variety of reasons, including several common violations...Read more


You can make a difference in our community by applying to fill the vacancy on the Technology Advisory Board (TAB). All residents of Wake Forest and its extraterritorial jurisdiction (ETJ) are eligible to apply.

The purpose of the TAB is to advise the Town in all areas related to...Read more


Weather permitting, crews from Terracon will reduce to one lane with intermittent two-way traffic the portion of Ligon Mill Road from Brimfield Springs Lane to the Ligon Mill Road entrance to the Walmart Supercenter Tuesday-Wednesday, June 18-19, from 7 a.m.-4 p.m. each day. The Walmart...Read more


A new Town of Wake Forest policy requires anyone who has installed or plans to install something in the Town’s right-of-way to submit an encroachment application.

Designed to ensure there is no adverse impact to public safety or future roadway or utility installations, the policy...Read more



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