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Alerts - General

2 Alerts
December 8, 2020 4:01 PM

NC Enacts Modified Stay-At-Home Order

Governor Roy Cooper has enacted a modified stay-at-home order starting Friday, December 11 and running through at least Friday, January 8, 2021. The order requires people to stay home overnight between 10 p.m. and 5 a.m., and many businesses must close to...

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November 25, 2020 11:52 AM

Mask & Occupancy Orders To Be Enforced

Mayor Allen Joines has authorized the Winston-Salem Police and Fire departments to enforce Gov. Roy Cooper's emergency orders pertaining to mask and occupancy requirements. The mayor's latest amendment to his state of emergency order says education and...

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Holiday Schedule Changes

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Planning & Development Services

1 Alert
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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Recreation & Parks Alerts

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Street Closures

4 Alerts
January 14, 2021

Road Closure on Westgate Center Drive

A contractor will close Westgate Center Drive between Westbrook Plaza Drive and Forestgate Drive beginning January 17, 2021 until January 20, 2021 from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm to install water and sewer connections. The contractor is responsible for all...

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December 26, 2020

Road Closure on Meadowlark Drive, Feb. 22 - 23, 2020

The contractor encountered issues with the existing storm drain box. The lane closure will now be December 28, 2020 thru December 31, 2020.

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

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January 15, 2021 3:58 PM

Long Dr. closure: Jan. 19-21

A contractor will close Long Drive to through traffic between University Parkway and Ewing Street in Winston-Salem starting Tuesday, Jan. 19, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. to install water and sewer connections. Work is expected to be completed by Thursday, Jan....

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January 15, 2021 3:56 PM

Wood Street closure: Jan. 19-Feb. 28

A contractor will close Wood Street to through traffic between Lomond and Vargrave streets in Winston-Salem starting Tuesday, Jan. 19, from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. to replace a water line. Work is expected to be completed by Feb. 28, weather permitting. The...

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January 14, 2021 5:09 PM

MLK Day landfill hours

City of Winston-Salem offices will be closed Monday, Jan. 18, to observe Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Solid Waste Facility Hours:
7am-3pm Hanes Mill Road Solid Waste Facility
Closed Old Salisbury Road Landfill
Closed Forum 52 Yard Waste...

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January 14, 2021 12:20 PM

First & Broad St. closures: Jan. 19-Feb. 5

A contractor will close First and Broad streets to through traffic weekdays near the ballpark starting Tuesday, Jan. 19, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. for sewer line improvements. Only portions will be closed at any given time to minimize the impact on through...

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January 14, 2021 11:41 AM

Shallowford Rd lane closure in Lewisville: Jan. 19

A contractor will close a lane of Shallowford Road in downtown Lewisville in front of the gas station at Conrad Circle on Tuesday, Jan. 19, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. for sewer line improvements. The contractor will maintain two-way traffic, but motorists may...

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January 13, 2021 3:20 PM

Westgate Center Dr. closure: Jan 17-20

A contractor will close Westgate Center Drive to through traffic between Forrestgate Drive and Westbrook Plaza Drive starting Sunday, Jan. 17, from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. to install water and sewer connections. Work is expected to be completed by...

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January 7, 2021 12:37 PM

Country Club neighborhood closures: Jan. 11-22

A contractor will close the following streets to through traffic weekdays starting Monday, Jan. 11, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. for sewer line improvements. Only portions will be closed at any given time to minimize the impact on through traffic. Work is...

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December 3, 2020 6:45 PM

Zion Neighborhood closures extended to Jan. 22

Work continues on the Zion Neighborhood Sewer Rehabilitation Project. The following streets will remain closed to through traffic weekdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.:
• Dunleith Avenue from Fifth Street to New Walkertown Avenue
• Mount Zion Place from Jackson...

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November 16, 2020 11:09 AM

Downtown sewer work

A contractor began inspecting and cleaning sewer lines overnight in downtown Winston-Salem in November. Crews worked seven days a week from 6 p.m. until approximately 5 a.m. in an effort to complete the project by the end of 2020. The bulk of the project...

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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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