Some Wake County Facilities to Delay Opening Monday Due to Inclement Weather

With the possibility of water on roadways freezing overnight, Wake County will delay opening the following county facilities/services until 9 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 17:

Wake County Parks, Recreation and Open Space
Wake County Waste and Recycling facilities

In addition, all Wake County offices, Wake County Public Libraries and the Wake County Animal Center will be closed Monday in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Wake County residents who have non-emergency questions or issues can contact Wake County at 919-856-7044.

Members of the media who need to contact the Communications Office should call 919-857-WAKE or email

Press Release