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Carolina Classic Fair Grounds

3 Alerts
February 5, 2022 3:24 PM

Elevated Levels of Chemicals Detected in Creeks - Niveles elevados de sustancias químicas detectadas

Stay out of Muddy, Mill and Monarcas creeks and do not allow your pets into the water. Runoff from the site of the Winston Weaver Co. fertilizer plant fire has resulted in elevated levels of nitrates, nitrites, ammonia nitrogen and other potentially...

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February 3, 2022 3:36 PM

Evacuation Still in Effect

The evacuation for residents and businesses within a 1-mile radius of 4440 N. Cherry St. is still in effect. Progress is being made in extinguishing the fire but it is still considered a volatile situation. The EPA is continuing to monitor and test the...

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February 1, 2022 2:05 PM

Evacuation in Progress - Evacuación en Progreso

The plant fire is still an active fire. The wind is pushing the smoke west of the fire site. Please don't exert yourself inside this area because of poor air quality.
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Fire Alerts

3 Alerts
February 5, 2022 3:26 PM

Elevated Levels of Chemicals Detected in Creeks - Niveles elevados de sustancias químicas detectadas

Stay out of Muddy, Mill and Monarcas creeks and do not allow your pets into the water. Runoff from the site of the Winston Weaver Co. fertilizer plant fire has resulted in elevated levels of nitrates, nitrites, ammonia nitrogen and other potentially...

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February 3, 2022 3:37 PM

Evacuation Still in Effect

The evacuation for residents and businesses within a 1-mile radius of 4440 N. Cherry St. is still in effect. Progress is being made in extinguishing the fire but it is still considered a volatile situation. The EPA is continuing to monitor and test the...

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February 1, 2022 1:53 PM

Evacuation in Progress - Evacuación en Progreso

The plant fire is still an active fire. The wind is pushing the smoke west of the fire site. Please don't exert yourself inside this area because of poor air quality.
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Holiday Schedule Changes

3 Alerts
February 5, 2022 3:28 PM

Elevated Levels of Chemicals Detected in Creeks - Niveles elevados de sustancias químicas detectadas

Stay out of Muddy, Mill and Monarcas creeks and do not allow your pets into the water. Runoff from the site of the Winston Weaver Co. fertilizer plant fire has resulted in elevated levels of nitrates, nitrites, ammonia nitrogen and other potentially...

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February 3, 2022 3:38 PM

Evacuation Still in Effect

The evacuation for residents and businesses within a 1-mile radius of 4440 N. Cherry St. is still in effect. Progress is being made in extinguishing the fire but it is still considered a volatile situation. The EPA is continuing to monitor and test the...

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February 1, 2022 2:07 PM

Evacuation in Progress - Evacuación en Progreso

The plant fire is still an active fire. The wind is pushing the smoke west of the fire site. Please don't exert yourself inside this area because of poor air quality.
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Meeting Cancellations & Changes

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Planning & Development Services

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Police Alerts

3 Alerts
February 5, 2022 3:30 PM

Elevated Levels of Chemicals Detected in Creeks - Niveles elevados de sustancias químicas detectadas

Stay out of Muddy, Mill and Monarcas creeks and do not allow your pets into the water. Runoff from the site of the Winston Weaver Co. fertilizer plant fire has resulted in elevated levels of nitrates, nitrites, ammonia nitrogen and other potentially...

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February 3, 2022 3:39 PM

Evacuation Still in Effect

The evacuation for residents and businesses within a 1-mile radius of 4440 N. Cherry St. is still in effect. Progress is being made in extinguishing the fire but it is still considered a volatile situation. The EPA is continuing to monitor and test the...

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February 1, 2022 2:09 PM

Evacuation in Progress - Evacuación en Progreso

The plant fire is still an active fire. The wind is pushing the smoke west of the fire site. Please don't exert yourself inside this area because of poor air quality.
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ReadyForsyth Alerts

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Recreation & Parks Alerts

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Retires

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Street Closures

12 Alerts
June 24, 2022

Sidewalk Closure 411 N Cherry Street on June 27, 2022

A contractor will close the sidewalk and the on-street parking spaced on June 27, 2022 from 7 A.M. - 9 A.M. to hoist equipment onto the roof of the building. The contractor is responsible for all traffic and pedestrian control.

June 20, 2022

Road Closure Spruce Street on June 27-28, 2022

A contractor will close Spruce Street between 4th and 5th Streets beginning at 6:00 P.M. on June 27, 2022 until 6:00 A.M. on June 28, 2022 to remove a water meter and replace a section of water main. The contractor is responsible for all traffic control.

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May 18, 2022

Lane Closure Peace Haven Rd., May 25 - Aug 2, 2022

A contractor will close a lane of Peace Haven Road (near 585 N Peace Haven Road) between May 25, 2022 and August 2, 2022 from 9:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M. to install 8 new water and sewer connections. The lane closure will be in place approximately 8-10 times...

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February 25, 2022

Road Closure on 2nd Street, Feb. 28 - August 15, 2022

The contractor working on the new Forsyth County Courthouse will close 2nd Street between Church Street and Chestnut Street beginning on February 28, 2022 until August 15, 2022 to construct an inmate tunnel between the new courthouse and the Detention...

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February 22, 2022

Road Closure Cloverdale Avenue Connector Street on Feb. 23, 2022 - Jun. 30, 2025

A contractor will close the Cloverdale Avenue connector street between Cloverdale Avenue and Medical Center Boulevard beginning on February 23, 2022 until June 30, 2025 to utilize the area for construction staging and deliveries to facilitate the WFBMC...

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February 21, 2022

Road Closures for 3rd Street and Town Run Lane on Feb. 28 - Dec. 31, 2022

A contractor will close 3rd Street between Liberty Street and Town Run Lane and the northbound lane of Town Run Lane between 3rd Street and the Post Office parking lot beginning on February 28, 2022 until December 31, 2022 for construction associated with...

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February 5, 2022 3:35 PM

Elevated Levels of Chemicals Detected in Creeks - Niveles elevados de sustancias químicas detectadas

Stay out of Muddy, Mill and Monarcas creeks and do not allow your pets into the water. Runoff from the site of the Winston Weaver Co. fertilizer plant fire has resulted in elevated levels of nitrates, nitrites, ammonia nitrogen and other potentially...

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February 3, 2022 3:40 PM

Evacuation Still in Effect

The evacuation for residents and businesses within a 1-mile radius of 4440 N. Cherry St. is still in effect. Progress is being made in extinguishing the fire but it is still considered a volatile situation. The EPA is continuing to monitor and test the...

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February 1, 2022 2:13 PM

Evacuation in Progress - Evacuación en Progreso

The plant fire is still an active fire. The wind is pushing the smoke west of the fire site. Please don't exert yourself inside this area because of poor air quality.
Follow the city social outlets for more information.
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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

8 Alerts
June 30, 2022 1:40 PM

Systemwide sewer rehab closures: July 5

Work continues on the System-Wide Sewer Rehabilitation project in Winston-Salem. The following closures in Phase 4 are scheduled starting Tuesday, July 5, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

• First Street between Poplar and Spruce streets
• Left lane and parking...

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June 29, 2022 3:35 PM

Acadia Ave. closure: June 30

Acadia Avenue will be closed to through traffic between Freeman Street and Konnoak View Drive in Winston-Salem on Thursday, June 30 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. for water system improvements. Detours will be in place and motorists are encouraged to plan for...

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June 29, 2022 2:23 PM

Holiday Hours at Solid Waste Facilities: July 4

Hanes Mill Road Solid Waste Facility will be open 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Monday, July 4.

Old Salisbury Road Landfill, Forum 52 and Overdale Road yard waste facilities will be closed on Monday, July 4.

3RC Envirostation will be closed Saturday, July 2,...

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June 28, 2022 5:50 PM

Water Shutoff June 30: Acadia Ave & Salisbury Ridge Rd

Affected street:
300 – 500 Blocks of W. Acadia Avenue
500 – 800 Blocks of Salisbury Ridge Road
in Winston-Salem

Water system improvements will be taking place Thursday, June 30, 2022.

To perform this work, we must interrupt your service between the...

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June 24, 2022 10:36 AM

Systemwide sewer rehab closures: June 27

Work continues on the System-Wide Sewer Rehabilitation project in Winston-Salem. The following closures in Phase 4 are scheduled starting Monday, June 27, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

• First Street between Marshall and Poplar streets (detoured to Brookstown...

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May 18, 2022 4:08 PM

Peace Haven Rd lane closures start May 25

Traffic on Peace Haven Road may be impacted by periodic lane closures throughout the summer between Shadylawn Drive and Willowbrook Lane in Winston-Salem. A contractor will maintain two-way traffic utilizing the center turn lane while installing new water...

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April 21, 2022 5:04 PM

Water Valve Maintenance in Kernersville

Water customers in the Kernersville area may notice slight fluctuations in pressure and temporary discoloration over the next six to eight months as part of the countywide water valve maintenance program. Though water may be discolored briefly while work...

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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

2 Alerts
February 5, 2022 3:39 PM

Elevated Levels of Chemicals Detected in Creeks - Niveles elevados de sustancias químicas detectadas

Stay out of Muddy, Mill and Monarcas creeks and do not allow your pets into the water. Runoff from the site of the Winston Weaver Co. fertilizer plant fire has resulted in elevated levels of nitrates, nitrites, ammonia nitrogen and other potentially...

Read More...
February 3, 2022 3:41 PM

Evacuation Still in Effect

The evacuation for residents and businesses within a 1-mile radius of 4440 N. Cherry St. is still in effect. Progress is being made in extinguishing the fire but it is still considered a volatile situation. The EPA is continuing to monitor and test the...

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