Town News

The Town of Wake Forest is inviting residents to share their thoughts and opinions on a future Citizens’ Academy by completing a brief survey. From now through Friday, April 30, residents can complete the survey by visiting www....Read more

04/19/2021

Drivers should expect delays along the portion of South Main Street/US 1A from Forbes Road to Farm Road Wednesday, April 21, through Friday, April 30, from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. each day. Neal Construction, a contractor working to develop Marlowe Retail, 1628 S. Main St., will reduce the roadway to two...Read more

04/19/2021

In an effort to achieve the highest possible level of citizen participation, the Town of Wake Forest has added a third Community Plan Visioning Workshop to its slate of virtual public meetings. In addition to workshops on Tuesday, April 13, and Saturday, April 17, from 10-11:30 a.m., the Town...Read more

04/16/2021

NC Main Street recently recognized the Wake Forest Garden Club as a Main Street Champion for “enhancing the beauty of downtown Wake Forest and the entire community since 1924.

According to Downtown Development Manager Jennifer Herbert, the Garden Club’s impact is visible throughout the...Read more

04/14/2021

Wake Forest residents now have until 9 p.m. Wednesday, April 14, to pre-order five tree seedlings and have them delivered to their residence beginning Thursday, April 15. The seedlings consist of a mixture of dogwoods and white oaks. Substitutions and quantity cannot be changed.

To order...Read more

04/13/2021

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department is accepting youth volleyball applications for girls ages 9-16 through Friday, April 23. Late registration will be offered April 23-April 30. Register online at http://bit.ly/...Read more

04/13/2021

Work on the Ligon Mill Road Operational Improvements Project (LMROIP) will require a series of overnight road closures tonight (Monday, April 12) through Thursday, April 15. Fred Smith Company, a contractor working on behalf of the Town of Wake Forest, will close the portion of Ligon Mill Road...Read more

04/12/2021

The Town of Wake Forest is reminding area residents of paper shredding opportunities in our area on Saturday, April 17, and Monday, April 19.

The Wake Forest Purple Heart Foundation will host a “Drive-up Shred-a-thon Fundraiser” on Saturday, April 17, from 10 a.m.-1 p.m...Read more

04/12/2021

The Wake Forest Fire Department will host a “Drive By Fish Fry” this Friday, April 16, from 11 a.m.-7 p.m. – or until all the fish plates are sold. The drive-thru event will be offered along Elm Avenue in front of Fire Station #1, 420 Elm Ave. Fish plates are $10 each and will include...Read more

04/12/2021

The Town of Wake Forest has been named a 2020 Tree City USA and Tree Line USA award winner. This marks the 42nd year Wake Forest has earned the Tree City USA designation and the seventh year it has been recognized as a Tree Line USA.

The Tree City USA and Tree Line USA...Read more

04/12/2021

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