Mayor's Office

The mayor presides at all meetings of the council, votes in case of a tie, provides leadership on policy issues, recommends appointments to city boards and commissions, carries out special responsibilities during emergencies and represents the city at official functions.  

News and Updates

Memorial Day 2019: Always a moving ceremony as the names of individuals from Forsyth County who died in war are read.

Mayor at Memorial Day Ceremony 2019


Mayor Allen Joines presented the annual State of the Community event, featuring leaders in local government, business and innovation, on February 26, 2019, at HanesBrands Theatre.

Mayor Joines presents at State of Community

crowd at 2019 State of the Community

speakers at State of the Community crowd at State of the Community

Mayor addresses State of Community crowd


Mayor delivering Meals on Wheels

delivering meals


We had a great turn out for our first World Café discussion of ways to reduce poverty here in Winston Salem. Read more about the Poverty Thought Force initiative.

Poverty Thought Force meeting

Poverty Thought Force meeting

Poverty Thought Force meeting

North Ward community meeting

North Ward meeting

North Ward meeting

Latest News

Posted: Friday, September 6, 2019
Office of the Mayor - Sept. 6, 2019 The Winston-Salem Local Governance Study Commission held its first meeting yesterday and...
Posted: Wednesday, September 4, 2019
Local High Schools, HanesBrands & Lowes Foods Will Help You Think Orange During September Office of the Mayor - Sep...
Posted: Thursday, August 22, 2019
Office of the Mayor - August 22, 2019 Truliant Federal Credit Union is the first entity to make a substantial multi-year ple...
Posted: Wednesday, August 7, 2019
Office of the Mayor - Aug. 7, 2019 Mayor Allen Joines today released the following statement about the shooting outside Hane...

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Allen Joines
Mayor

Street Address
Suite 150, City Hall,
101 North Main St.,
Winston-Salem,
NC 27101

Mail to
P.O. Box 2511
Winston-Salem,
NC 27102-2511

336-727-2058

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