Last updated August 5, 2020
The Town of Cary is under a State of Emergency in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The State of North Carolina is currently under Governor Cooper's Safer at Home Phase 2, which restricts occupancy, gathering size, and business operations and has been extended until at least September 11. Executive Order 147, issued June 26, requires face masks in both indoor and outdoor public spaces where physical distancing of six feet is not possible at all times.
Cary Town Hall and all other staffed facilities, with the exception of the Citizen’s Convenience Center, are closed to the public. Cary programs and events have been canceled until further notice. Summer camps have been canceled through August 31.
What We’re Asking of Citizens
- Stay at home. Please only travel away from your home for essential needs.
- Reserve calls to 911 for imminent threats to people or property.
- Maintain social distancing of six feet from other people when possible, as recommended by the CDC.
- Always follow best practices for good personal hygiene such as hand-washing.
- Wear a mask in public places where it is not possible to social distance, as required by the Governor's Executive Order
- Whenever possible, stay home if you’re sick, and as always, take care of each other in every situation.
Recent Town of Cary News Releases
Traffic Alert: Inbound Lane of Chapel Hill Rd. to Close for Work on Tuesday, July 7
- To accommodate excavation and repair of a broken water line valve, the inbound lane of Chapel Hill Road coming from Interstate 40 near Carriage Woods Drive will be closed to traffic on Tuesday, July 7.
- Work is expected to begin at 8 a.m. and to be completed by 3:30 p.m. Cones and a crew will be in place to direct traffic into the outbound lane to move around the work. Delays can be expected.
- The work will be performed on this one side of the road only, and traffic moving in the other direction will be unaffected.
If you have specific questions about Town services or operations, dial 311 anywhere in Cary, (919) 469-4000 outside town limits, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.