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Welcome to Wendell! We're glad you've decided to sit a spell with us. Opportunities abound in the Town of Wendell, one of the best-kept secrets in the Carolinas. Bordering the bustling US 64 corridor just a few minutes from downtown Raleigh, the town shares the Triangle region's vision of sustainable economic development and the region's wide range of advantages for prospective businesses and homeowners, yet continues to radiate small-town charm.

Wendell is profiting from its regional partnerships while preserving its unique community character. Businesses seeking to relocate in or adjacent to Wendell will find a wide variety of available economic incentives, as well as an accessible and expanding water and sewer infrastructure and a convenient transportation network. There is an abundance of affordable land available for new development as well as redevelopment.

For homebuyers, the town offers an attractive diversity of housing choices available to young professionals, growing families, and retirees. Wendell actively promotes managed growth and has adopted several recent planning initiatives to preserve community appeal and provide ample opportunities for responsible industrial, commercial, and residential development. The town offers many community amenities, including carefully-maintained parks and recreational facilities. Wendell is a great place to take a stroll. Visitors to Wendell have the opportunity to explore an accessible, traditional downtown that is unique in the region

Please review the list below for services available in our community. 

Type of Service (linked) Provider Name Phone
Electricity Duke Energy Progress (Home) (844) 388-7425
Electricity Duke Energy Progress (Business) (866) 582-6345
Water City of Raleigh (919) 996-3245
Natural Gas Dominion Energy (877) 776-2427
Garbage, Recycling, and Yard Waste GFL (919) 394-8801
Programs & Assistance Wake County (919) 856-7777
Senior Resources Eastern Regional Center (919) 404-3900
Internet & Phone AT&T (800) 288-2020
Transportation NCDOT (919) 715-7000
Police Emergency Services Wendell Police Department (919) 365-4444
Fire Emergency Services Wendell Fire Department (919) 365-3635
EMS Emergency Services Wake County EMS (919) 856-6020
Education Wake County Public Schools (919) 694-0562
Education Wake Technical Community College (919) 866-5420
Internet & Cable TV Spectrum (833) 949-0036