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Local Area Info

Welcome to Winston-Salem! Below are a few resources you may find helpful as you begin your relocation to the Piedmont Triad Area.

Moving In

  • Winston-Salem Neighborhood Services
  • Duke Energy (electricity): 336-727-4300
  • Bell South Telephone: 336-780-2355
  • TimeWarner Cable: 336-785-3390
  • Winston-Salem Journal: 336-727-7462
  • Piedmont Natural Gas Co.: 1-800-752-7504
  • Sanitation - Garbage/Trash (weekly collection): 336-727-2638
  • Sanitation / Online service requests / Curbside service / - Yard Waste (seasonal pick-up for leaves, clippings, etc.): 336-727-2638
  • Recycling (weekly pickup) - Recycle Today: 336-727-8153
  • Water/Sewer Connections – Utilities: 336-727-2355
  • Landfill (WS residents get 2 free permits per year) – Utilities: 336-661-4900
  • Register a Home Alarm System - Police Department: 336-773-7700
  • Driver’s License – 2001 Silas Creek Parkway (near Miller Street): 336-761-2258 OR 3637 North Patterson Avenue: 336-761-2259
  • Vehicle License Plate – 1411 Silas Creek Parkway (Parkway Plaza): 336-725-2795 OR West Salem Shopping Center: 336-725-0034
  • Post Office Locations: 229 Miller Street, 200 Town Run Lane, 3320 Silas Creek Parkway (Hanes Mall), 3331 Healy Drive, 3490 Patterson Avenue, 7840 North Point Boulevard, 1995 Pleasant Street

Getting Settled

Exploring the Community

City and County Government

Public Health and Safety

In case of emergency – Dial 911