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August 20, 2021 4:00 PM

Mayor Joines Amends Public-Speaking Provision of Mask Order

Mayor Allen Joines has amended his city-wide mask order to allow performers and public speakers to remove their masks if they are at least 10 feet away from audience members.
“After consulting with the local medical community, including...

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July 30, 2021 5:38 PM

Joines Orders Masks to be Worn in All City Buildings

Mayor Allen Joines today ordered that masks, shields or other face coverings again be worn by anyone inside city government buildings, regardless of vaccination status, in keeping with the latest CDC guidance.
The order applies to City Hall, the Stuart...

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Carolina Classic Fair Grounds

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Fire Alerts

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Holiday Schedule Changes

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Meeting Cancellations & Changes

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Planning & Development Services

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September 27, 2021 1:00 AM

NOTICE: CityWorks PLL and BuildIT is being upgraded this weekend Oct 1st 5pm to Oct. 3rd 8am.

NOTICE: CityWorks PLL and BuildIT is being upgraded this weekend October 1-3. As a result, the system will not be available from 5:00pm on October 1, 2021 until 8:00am on October 4, 2021. Please plan accordingly!

June 12, 2020 6:21 PM

Office Closure & Service Changes

Due to COVID-19, the Planning and Development Services office is closed; however we are continuing to process and issue permits electronically through the Permit Office. Inspections will continue but may be limited or postponed. Planning staff working...

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Police Alerts

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ReadyForsyth Alerts

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Recreation & Parks Alerts

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July 22, 2021 9:40 AM

Salem Lake Construction

The water level at Salem Lake will be lowered Tuesday, September 7, to allow contractors to build a new boat ramp and repair the shoreline bulkhead as part of the phase II improvements to Salem Lake Park.

The water level is expected to remain lowered for...

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Street Closures

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September 22, 2021

Road Closure on 4th Street, UPDATE

UPDATE: Closure postposed due to material delays. Will be rescheduled at a later date.
A contractor will close 4th Street between Poplar Street and Spruce Street beginning on September 27, 2021 at 8:30 am until October 8, 2021 at 5:00 pm to install...

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June 7, 2021

Road Closure on Arbor Road, June 9, 2021

A contractor will close sections of Arbor Road between Country Club Road and Robinhood Road beginning June 9, 2021 to rebuild and repair the roadway. The contractor will work the roadway in sections and reopen each section when completed. The project is...

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January 27, 2021

Road Closures Chestnut Street and Patterson Avenue

A contractor is scheduled to begin construction of the New Forsyth County Courthouse on February 1, 2020. The project is expected to last 24 months and will require the closure of Patterson Avenue between 1st and 3rd Streets for the entire 24 month...

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September 10, 2020 11:59 AM

Lane Closure on Yorkshire Road between Barnesdale Road and Shoreland Road

A contractor will close a lane of Yorkshire Road between Barnesdale Road and Shoreland Road on September 10, 2020 and September 11, 2020 from 8 am – 5 pm to remove a dangerous tree. The contractor is responsible for all traffic control.

September 30, 2019 11:49 AM

Lane Closure on Meadowlark Drive, between Country Club Road an Robinhood Road

A contractor working on removing vegetation along Meadowlark Drive will close a lane of travel adjacent to their work zone beginning September 20, 2019 until the work is completed. No lane closures will be allowed during the drop-off and pick-up times at...

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Utilities Alerts

7 Alerts
September 27, 2021 9:35 AM

Water shutoff Sept. 29: Fishel Rd.

Notice to Water Customers:
Water Shutoff affecting Fishel Road in Winston-Salem.

Water valve replacements will be taking place Wednesday, Sept. 29. To perform this work, we must interrupt service between the hours of 9:00am and 4:00pm.

We apologize in...

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September 24, 2021 2:28 PM

Bethabara Rd. closure update: Sept. 24

Work continues at the Bethabara Road water main break site. Contractors have completed repairs to the permanent water lines and construction is underway to rebuild the roadbed. Bethabara Road is projected to reopen between Old Town Road and Silas Creek...

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September 23, 2021 10:49 AM

Systemwide closures: Sept. 27

Work continues on the System-Wide Sewer Rehabilitation Phase 3 project in Winston-Salem. The following streets will be closed to through traffic weekdays starting Monday, Sept. 27, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Only portions will be closed at any given time to...

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September 16, 2021 3:24 PM

POSTPONED: Fourth St. closure (Orig. Sept. 27)

See UPDATE below.

A contractor will close Fourth Street to all traffic between Spruce and Poplar streets in Winston-Salem starting Monday, Sept. 27 at 8:30 a.m. to install new water line connections and make stormwater improvements. The sidewalks will...

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Latest Update:

September 22, 2021 9:11 AM

This project has been delayed until further notice due to material delays.

September 16, 2021 1:02 PM

Kernersville Rehab closures extended: Sept. 20-Oct. 8

Work continues on the Kernersville Sewer Rehabilitation Project. The following streets will be closed to through traffic weekdays starting Monday, Sept. 20, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Only portions will be closed at any given time to minimize the impact on...

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July 8, 2021 11:13 AM

Water valve maintenance starting July 12

Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Utilities has partnered with HydromaxUSA to evaluate the operation and condition of all 42,000 valves in the distribution system’s 2,330 miles of water mains over the next four years. Work will begin in the downtown area of...

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July 17, 2020 5:00 PM

Traffic delays at landfills & yard waste facilities

Weekends are always busy at local landfills and lines are sometimes beyond the gate. Before departing for a Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Utilities solid waste facility, residents are reminded to:
*Check hours of operation for all four facilities at...

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Weather Cancellations & Changes

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