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The Town of Wake Forest is encouraging residents to stay informed about trash, recycling and yard waste collection by signing up for the “Waste Wizard.” Available at https://bit.ly/TOWFWasteWizard , the Waste Wizard is a free interactive tool that...Read more

04/08/2021

The Town of Wake Forest is in the process of updating the Community Plan and creating a Future Land Use Map, and we need your input. On Tuesday, April 13, from 6:30-8 p.m. and again on Saturday, April 17, from 10-11:30 a.m., the Town will host virtual visioning workshops that give residents,...Read more

04/08/2021

Less than a month after earning the Reliable Public Provider (RP3) Diamond Award from the American Public Power Association (APPA), Wake Forest Power (WFP) is again receiving national recognition - this time for achieving exceptional electric reliability in 2020.

APPA is the national...Read more

04/07/2021

The immensely popular and entertaining “Kids Say the Cutest Things” video format, introduced last December with Kids Say the Cutest Things About the...Read more

04/07/2021

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) Department will host a Virtual Bass Fishing Tournament for ages 13 and older and a Virtual Youth Fishing Tournament for ages 12 and under May 10-23. Over this two-week period, local anglers are encouraged to visit any public...Read more

04/07/2021

The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre (WFRC) will re-open for in-person events with Yolanda Rabun in concert on Friday, May 7. Until then, the WFRC continues to offer free online visual and performing arts experiences you...Read more

04/06/2021

A two-vehicle accident is causing considerable delays along South Main Street/US 1A between Cimarron Parkway and Friendship Chapel Road.

Emergency personnel are on the scene.

Motorists are urged to avoid the area and...Read more

04/06/2021

The Urban Forestry Division (UFD) is celebrating Arbor Day this year with a free tree seedling giveaway, virtual tree tour and tree of the year award.

From now through Tuesday, April 13, Wake Forest residents can pre-order five tree seedlings and have them delivered to their residence...Read more

04/05/2021

The Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department will host an online esports gaming tournament featuring "Rocket League" on Saturday, April 24. Open to players ages 10 and older, the “Battle in the Forest” will be played online and live streamed on Twitch.tv. Registration is...Read more

04/05/2021

In response to strong community interest, the Wake Forest Fire Department (WFFD) is now selling custom “Autism Awareness” T-shirts with puzzle lettering for $20 each. Available in a variety of youth and adult...Read more

04/05/2021

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