Wake Forest Power News

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, all Town of Wake Forest facilities, including Town Hall, will be closed to the public starting Tuesday, March 24, until further notice. However, Town greenways and parks, including Flaherty Dog Park, will remain open.

Wake Forest residents have...Read more


While the Wake Forest Town Hall remains open to the public during normal business hours (8 a.m.-5 p.m.), the Town is encouraging residents to take advantage of online services and complete billing and other tasks from home. Current public health guidelines from the CDC and NC Department of...Read more


Wake Forest Power (WFP) understands that the COVID-19 outbreak may cause some valued customers to experience financial difficulty due to illness, quarantine or a disruption at work. As part of its commitment to serving and working with its customers during this difficult time, WFP has...Read more


In accordance with Gov. Roy Cooper's recommendation, effective Sunday, March 15, all Town of Wake Forest-sponsored events and activities with an expected attendance of 100 or more are canceled or postponed at least through Thursday, April 30. These events include (but are not limited to) the...Read more


The Town of Wake Forest will temporarily reduce to one lane with intermittent two-way traffic the portion of South Main Street/US 1A from West Holding Avenue to East Holding Avenue on Friday, March 13, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. The temporary closure is necessary to allow Wake Forest Power tree crews to...Read more


The Town of Wake Forest will temporarily close the portion of East Chestnut Avenue from Mill Street to Brewer Avenue Tuesday, Dec. 17, from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. The temporary closure is necessary to allow Wake Forest Power tree crews to prune tree limbs and branches around overhead power lines....Read more


Wake Forest Power will close the portion of Wingate Street from Stadium Drive/North Avenue to Durham Road/NC 98/South Avenue Thursday, Dec. 12, from 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. The temporary road closure is necessary to allow crews to finish constructing a power line along Wingate Street that will feed a...Read more


The Town of Wake Forest will close the portion of Rock Spring Road from West Pine Avenue to the entrance to the Wake Forest High School (WFHS) parking deck Thursday-Friday, Nov. 7-8, from 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. each day. The temporary road closure is necessary to allow Wake Forest Power tree crews...Read more


Wake Forest Power has scheduled a brief power outage Monday evening that will affect approximately 150 customers in the vicinity of South Franklin Street.

The planned outage is scheduled from 8-9 p.m. Electricity will be turned off, so crews safely finish installing and energizing...Read more


The Town of Wake Forest and Wake Forest Power are joining more than 2,000 not-for-profit utilities in celebrating Public Power Week Oct. 6-12. As part of this annual week-long celebration, the Town and Wake Forest Power will offer several special events and activities:

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