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You, Too, Can Be A Lorax and Speak for the Trees

You, Too, Can Be A Lorax and Speak for the Trees

The Lorax spoke for the Truffula Trees. He warned the Once-ler not to cut down all the trees to make thneeds. He urged caution and begged the Once-ler to plant more trees. Your chance to speak for the trees is Saturday. Follow the Lorax’s wishes and plant one of the town’s free tree seedlings someplace. […]

Looking For A Chance to Serve Your Community This Year? Why Not Apply to Become A Member of A Volunteer Board?

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Looking For A Chance to Serve Your Community This Year? Why Not Apply to Become A Member of A Volunteer Board?

Single seats remain vacant on four of the Town of Wake Forest’s 10 advisory boards. Applications are being accepted for appointments to:

Board of Adjustment: Term expires Dec. 31, 2011, for one out-of-town seat within the town’s extra-territorial jurisdiction.

Cemetery Advisory Board: Term expires Dec. 31, 2012, for one in-town seat. Only
applicants who live within the town’s corporate limits will be considered.
Historic Preservation Commission: Term expires Dec. 31, 2013, for one in-town seat.Only applicants who reside inside the local historic district will be considered.

Urban Forestry Advisory Board: Term expires Dec. 31, 2012, for one in-town seat. Only applicants who live within the town’s corporate limits will be considered.

You can make a difference in our community by applying for one of these vacancies. The boards were established to give citizens input into what happens in the community and to advise the Board of Commissioners on matters that affect citizens and their Town Applications will be accepted until each vacancy is filled.

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