Wake Forest Power News

***UPDATE - Power has been restored. The cause was an unfortunate squirrel.

Approximately 60 Wake Forest Power customers in the Deacons Ridge Subdivision are without power. Affected streets include South Allen Road, Rockville Road, Deacon Ridge Street, Middle Bridge Court, Ledgerock Road...Read more

01/11/2023

Wake Forest Power (WFP) has received national recognition for achieving exceptional electric reliability in 2021. The recognition comes from the American Public Power Association (APPA), a trade group that represents more than 2,000 not-for-profit, community-owned electric utilities.

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10/06/2022

The Town of Wake Forest and Wake Forest Power (WFP) are joining more than 2,000 not-for-profit utilities in celebrating Public Power Week October 2-8. Wake Forest and WFP are marking the occasion by offering a special online trivia contest and utilizing the...Read more

09/14/2022
Approximately 240 Wake Forest Power customers along the following streets are without power:

St Catherines Dr, Cormiche Ln, Guiness Pl, Odham ln, Glencoe Dr, Kilmarnock Ct, Wahlbrink Dr, Jorpaul Dr, Templeridge Rd, Keeter Cir, Club Villas Dr, Wake Union Church Rd, Shannonford Ct, E Durness,...Read more

09/07/2022

The Town of Wake Forest will temporarily close the northbound lane of North Main Street from East Juniper Avenue to East Cedar Avenue today (Tuesday, Aug. 16), from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. The temporary lane closure is necessary to allow Wake Forest Power tree crews to prune tree limbs and branches around...Read more

08/16/2022

UPDATE - This work has been rescheduled for Wednesday-Thursday, Aug. 10-11.

The Town of Wake Forest will temporarily close the northbound lane of North Main Street from East Juniper Avenue to East Cedar Avenue today (Tuesday, Aug. 9) through Thursday, Aug. 11, from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. each day...Read more

08/09/2022

Approximately 30 Wake Forest Power customers in the vicinity of downtown Wake Forest are without power. The outage was caused by two blown transformers possibly due to extreme heat.

Electric crews are responding, and power is expected to be restored by 6 p.m.

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07/06/2022

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 Elm Avenue to East South Avenue Tuesday and Wednesday, June 7-8, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. each day. The temporary lane closure is necessary to allow Wake Forest...Read more

06/06/2022

The Town of Wake Forest will temporarily close the portion of Durham Road/NC 98 from South Wingate Street to Tyler Run Drive on Friday, April 22, from 9 a.m.-2:30 p.m. The temporary closure is necessary to allow Wake Forest Power tree crews to prune tree limbs and branches around overhead power...Read more

04/21/2022

***UPDATE: The utility pole was repaired and traffic flow restored just after 1:30 a.m.

Wake Forest Police are diverting traffic at these intersections following a single vehicle accident at North Main Street and North Avenue:

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03/09/2022

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