Prevent local flooding

We have more rain in the forecast. Help prevent localized flooding. Ensure storm drains are clear; especially if your neighborhood has private roads. Find out who maintains your road within Town limits.

Prepare Stormwater Ponds

Many Homeowner Associations have a storm-water device that captures runoff from roads and homes. Make sure all inlets and outlets, which control flow moving into the pond and flow moving out, are clear of vegetation, sentiment or debris that could block flow into and out of the pond. Ensure that storm drains and ditches around […]

State of Emergency Declaration

The Mayor of the Town of Kernersville has declared a State of Emergency for the Town of Kernersville.  The Board of Aldermen adopted a resolution in support of this declaration.   State of Emergency Declaration

Severe Weather Preparedness

During severe weather events it is common to have downed trees or power lines. Extreme caution should be used around both. If you see a downed power line, call your local utility to report it immediately. The farther you stay away from downed power lines the better. Don’t walk in flooded areas or in standing […]

Hurricane Florence

Be Prepared for Potential Severe Weather, Make A Plan! Stay Informed Check the forecast regularly to see if you are at risk for severe weather. Listen to local news or a NOAA Weather Radio to stay informed about severe weather watches and warnings.