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3 Alerts
January 6, 2022 3:06 PM

Joines Orders “Appointment Only” Access to City Buildings

Due to the soaring COVID-19 infection rate, Mayor Allen Joines has ordered that through Jan. 31, in-person access to city buildings shall be allowed by appointment only in order to ensure the city can continue to provide city services.

“Residents and...

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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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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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Retires

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Street Closures

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January 26, 2022

Lane Closure on 4 1/2 Street, Feb. 1, 2022

A contractor will close a lane of 4 ½ Street between Spring Street and Poplar Street on February 1, 2022 from 10 am – 1 pm to utilize a crane to hoist a new HVAC unit onto the roof of a building. The contractor is responsible for all traffic control.

January 24, 2022

Road Closure on Monmouth Street, Jan. 25-26, 2022

A contractor will close Monmouth Street between Vargrave Street and Glendale Street beginning on January 25, 2022 at 7 am until January 26, 2022 at 6 pm to utilize a crane to perform cell tower maintenance. The contractor is responsible for all traffic...

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January 14, 2022

Road Closure on Lakeview Drive, Jan. 24, 2022

A contractor will close a lane of Lakeview Drive at Broadview Road on January 24, 2022 from 8 AM – 6 PM to perform subsurface investigation. This is rescheduled from January 18, 2022 due to inclement weather. The contractor is responsible for all traffic...

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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

5 Alerts
January 25, 2022 9:25 AM

Silas Creek Pkwy lane closures: Jan. 25 & 27

Work continues today to repair the roadway following the Jan. 12 water main break on Silas Creek Parkway. The center lane eastbound will remain open as the construction area is filled but the left and right lanes will be closed between Country Club Road...

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January 13, 2022 1:49 PM

System-wide sewer rehab closures: Jan. 18

Work continues on the System-Wide Sewer Rehabilitation project in Winston-Salem. The following streets in Phase 4 will be closed to through traffic weekdays starting Tuesday, Jan. 18, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Only portions will be closed at any given time....

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November 12, 2021 12:04 PM

Old Salisbury Road Landfill temporarily closed

Effective Monday, Nov. 22, Old Salisbury Road Construction and Demolition Landfill is temporarily closed until further notice. All debris normally disposed of at Old Salisbury is also accepted at Hanes Mill Road Solid Waste Facility and may be taken to...

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October 26, 2021 2:53 PM

Water valve maintenance continues-Lewisville area

Work continues in the Lewisville area on Phase 2 of the water valve maintenance project in Forsyth County. Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Utilities has partnered with HydromaxUSA to evaluate the operation and condition of all 42,000 valves in the...

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July 17, 2020 5:00 PM

Traffic at landfill & 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

1 Alert
January 24, 2022

Recycling Collections Update

Waste Management is making up missed Friday recycling collections today and will run a day behind schedule for its regular collections this week: Monday on Tuesday, Tuesday on Wednesday, etc. Friday recycling will be collected on Saturday, Jan. 29....

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