Newcomer Information

Guide to Wake ForestTown of Wake Forest

Customer Service Central
919-435-9400

Wake Forest Police Department
919-554-6150

Wake Forest Fire Department
919-556-1966

In an emergency dial 911


Find Phone, Cable & Internet Providers

InMyArea.com

AllConnect.com

BroadBandNow

Viasat Satellite Internet

Cable Television

Spectrum (Time Warner Cable)
919-595-4892

DIRECTV
1-877-916-5137

CenturyLink 
919-554-2445

Dish
877-779-9308

Dish Latino

AT&T
1-877-385-7578

Frontier & Frontier (Spanish)
1-877-602-5323


Internet

Spectrum Cable 
919-595-4892

AT&T
1-877-385-7578

CenturyLink 
919-554-2445

Windstream 
800-481-5441 (9 am - 7 pm)

Exede - Satellite Internet Provider 
855-627-2553

Frontier
877-293-0426

HughesNet
866-649-3926

InternetProviders.com
855-387-8565

Viasat Satellite Internet
855-393-3302

Telephone

CenturyLink 
919-554-2445

AT&T
1-877-385-7578

Frontier
877-293-0426

HughesNet
866-649-3926

Windstream Communications
800-230-2575

Frontier
1-877-602-5323

Nextiva
800-983-4289

10-Digit Dialing


Electric 

Wake Forest Power
919-435-9570

Customer Service Central
919-435-9400

Emergencies
919-761-7899

Utility Bill Payment Options

Residential Utility Application

Business Utility Application

Area Light Service Application - Contact Chris Terrell, Electric Systems Division Manager at 919-435-9572 for a consultation. (PDF brochure)

Duke Energy Progress
800-452-2777

Wake Electric 
919-863-6499 or 800-743-3155
 

Related

SunPower
1-800-786-7693

Water & Sewer

Water/Sewer

City of Raleigh

Billing
919-890-3245

Emergencies
Weekdays - 919-250-2737

After hours, weekends, and holidays
919-829-1930

Clarke Utilities, LLC
919-662-0457


Gas & Oil

Holding Oil Company
919-556-3604

Little River Corporation
919-556-1111

Suburban Propane
919-556-3143

Natural Gas

Dominion Energy 
877-776-2427


Trash Collection

Wake Forest Sanitation Department  (Monday - Friday, 7 am - 4 pm)
919-435-9570

Republic Waste Services - Residential Service Provider
919-772-1316

Veteran Waste Solutions - Residential Service Provider (outside town limits)
919-VET-8600

Waste Industries - Commercial Service Provider
919-662-7100

Healthcare

Medical Facilities & Healthcare 

Schools & Education 

Education

Wake County Public Schools 
Main Office
919-850-1600

School Assignment
919-850-1921

Wake County Private Schools
919-733-4276

Driver Information

Driver's License Office
2431 Spring Forest Road, Suite 101
Raleigh, NC 27615
919-855-6877

License Plate Agency
2012 S. Main St.
919-554-0770

Voter Information

Wake County Board of Elections
Voter registration forms are available at the Town Hall, Wake Forest Library and Wake Forest Chamber of Commerce.
919-856-6240

Public Services

Post Office
224 E. Holding Ave.  
800-275-8777 - Automated Number

Post Office at Gateway Commons Center
910 Gateway Commons Center (located inside Town & Country Hardware)
919-554-4656 

Wake Forest Public Library
400 E. Holding Ave.
919-554-8498

Animals & Pets

Animal Control

Wake County Animal Control & Pet Adoption
Animal Adoption Center
820 Beacon Lake Road
Raleigh, NC 27610
919-212-PETS (7387)

Wake County Animal Control Ordinance

Newspapers

The Wake Weekly
229 E. Owen Ave.
Wake Forest, NC 27587
919-556-3182

Wake Forest Gazette
1255 S. Main St.
Wake Forest, NC 27587
919-556-3409

News & Observer
215 S. McDowell St.
Raleigh, NC 27602
919-836-5635

Newcomer Information
Communications & Public Affairs Director
919-435-9421
919-761-3719