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Newcomers


We recommend you review this list of related sites of links to utilities, schools, DMV, city services, and other services to help you make a smooth transition as a new resident.

News
Local weather: WRAL-TV
Weekly local newspaper: Cary News
Weekly online newspaper: Cary Citizen
Daily metro newspaper: Raleigh News & Observer
Traffic: Cary and NC DOT
Triangle.com area guide
Citysearch area guide
Cary Parks & Recreation

Local Utilities
Electricity: Duke Progress Energy
Natural Gas: PSNC
Telephone (analog): BellSouth AT&T
Cable: Time Warner
Satellite: Dish Network
Satellite: DirecTV
Internet Broadband: Time Warner Roadrunner, BellSouth FastAccess DSL, AT&T U-verse (only parts of neighborhood)
Water/Sewer/Solid Waste/Recycling:
Town of Cary (yard waste, recycling, and trash are all collected on Tuesday)
Hazardous Waste: Wake County process
Propane refill: Quality Inspection Center, 1413 Kildaire Farm Rd, Cary
Kerosene refill: Grocery Boy Jr., 2525 Macedonia Rd, Cary

Government
Closest full service US Post Office: Apex Post Office

NC Dept of Motor Vehicles Newcomer Guide
Closest driver’s license office: 1387 SE Maynard Road
Closest title/plate office: 1251 Buck Jones Road (South Hills mall)

Wake County Public Library
Closest branch: Western Regional at Carpenter or Eva Perry

Town of Cary home page
Newcomer Guide
A-Z Services Index
Town of Cary Animal Control (pet tags)

Voter Registration
Wake County government home page
North Carolina state government home page
Cary Chamber of Commerce

Public Schools
Wake County Public Schools
WCPSS Newcomers page
Salem Elementary (K-5)
Turner Creek Elementary (K-5)
Salem Middle (6-8)
Apex HS (9-12)
Green Hope HS (9-12)
Research Triangle HS (9-12)
WCPSS Magnet program (K-12)

Medical Facilities
WakeMed Apex (emergency services only)
WakeMed Cary (Trauma and Children’s Hospital)
WakeMed main page
Rex Hospital

Professional Sports
Carolina Hurricanes
Durham Bulls
Carolina Mudcats
Carolina Panthers
Carolina Railhawks
Cary Invasion

Neighborhood
Devereaux Resident’s Yahoo Forum

All links are provided as a courtesy. They should not be construed as an endorsement by the Homeowners Association of the content or views of the linked materials. Use your personal discretion and judgement when making any decisions on goods and services.