Holding Park Pool to Remain Closed in 2016

Due to the discovery of significant structural issues, Holding Park Pool, 133 W. Owen Ave., will not open in 2016. Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources (PRCR) officials made the announcement during last evening’s monthly Board of Commissioners meeting. The pool opening, which typically takes place over the Memorial Day weekend, had been delayed … Read more

Police Reminds Residents – Most Fireworks Illegal in North Carolina

As Americans prepare to celebrate Independence Day, the Wake Forest Police Department is reminding area residents that the possession or discharge of most fireworks that explode, spin, fly, jump in the air, or leave the ground in any way are prohibited by North Carolina law. Illegal explosives include but are not limited to firecrackers, ground … Read more

Men’s Fall Rec & Open Co-Rec Softball Registration Begins July 1

Registration for the Wake Forest Parks, Recreation & Cultural Resources Department’s Men’s Fall Recreational and Open Co-Recreational Softball Leagues begins Friday, July 1, and continues throughout the remainder of the month. Beginning July 1, online registration for both leagues will be available at www.wakeforestnc.gov/adult-softball.aspx. Registration information will also be provided at the Wake Forest Town … Read more

Town Launches Online Permit Request Program

The Town of Wake Forest is pleased to announce the successful launch of a new online permit request program. The initiative allows contractors and homeowners to request electrical, mechanical, and plumbing trade permits online and receive them via email. Anyone wishing to request a trade permit online should visit www.wakeforestnc.gov/inspections.aspx and click on the Trade … Read more