Accident ReportGarner Police Records
Phone: 919-772-8810
Online Report Lookup:
Activity Line for Garner Parks, Recreation and Cultural ResourcesProvides updated information on latest events and current status of activities in case of bad weather.
Phone: 919-662-5043
Address AssignmentAddresses are assigned by the Planning Department
Phone: 919-773-4449
Air QualityFor reports on current air quality and concerns contact North Carolina Division of Air Quality.
Phone: 919-733-3340
Airport, RDURaleigh-Durham International Airport
Phone: 919-840-2100 or 919-840-2123
Alcohol PermitAlcohol permits are handled through the NC Alcoholic Beverage Control Commission
Phone: 919-779-0700
Ambulance Service/EMSEmergency Medical Services of Wake Co., 331 S. McDowell Street, Raleigh, NC 27602.
Phone: 919-856-6020
Emergency - 911
Animal Control/Leash LawsGarner Police Department
Phone: 919-772-8810
Pet licenses - Finance Department Phone: 919-773-4408
Report a loose or barking dog or other type of animal nuisance, call 919-829-1911
AnnexationsPlanning Department
Phone: 919-773-4449
Appliance DisposalAppliances can be put at the street the same day a resident's garbage is picked up. The town will bill the resident for each appliance.
For more information contact Public Works.
Phone: 919-772-7600
Assessments - Street/Water & Sewer PaymentsFinance Department
Phone: 919-773-4408
Athletic OrganizationsFor information on athletic organizations within the Town of Garner (i.e. Garner Baseball, GAYSL, Optimist Programs, etc.), call the Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources Department.
Phone: 919-773-4442
Attorney - Town of GarnerWilliam E. Anderson, McDaniels & Anderson
Phone: 919-872-3000
Auctions - Public PropertySurplus Property, along with other municipalities, is auctioned periodically by GovDeals. To view current auctions go to
Avery Street Recreation CenterAvery Street Recreation Center
Phone: 919-662-5051
Birth CertificateCopies of birth certificates are handled through Wake County. Phone: 919-733-3526
Budget - Annual"For general information about the annual budget,
Phone: Town Manager's Office 919-773-4407
Building Inspections/PermitsPhone: 919-773-4433
Burning PermitsFire Department
Phone: 919-772-1550
BusesCapital Area Transit Buses operate thoughout the day.
Phone: 919-828-7228
Business LicenseFor information regarding Business/Privilege Licenses contact Finance Department.
Phone: 919-773-4408
Cable TVTime Warner Cablevision
Phone: 919-772-2553
Phone: 1-888-757-6500
Chamber of Commerce401 Circle Drive, Garner, NC 27529.
Phone: 919-772-6440
Website at
Charter Date - Town of GarnerApril 16, 1905.
Code EnforcementInspection's Department
Phone: 919-773-4433
Committees, Commissions & Advisory Boards (Volunteer)Special purpose groups comprised of residents who volunteer their time and expertise to the: Board of Adjustment, Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources Advisory Committee, Planning Commission, or Senior Citizen's Advisory Committee. If interested in serving as a member, call the Deputy Town Clerk at 919-773-4456.
Community Problem SolvingThe Town of Garner sponsors the "Community Problem Solving Line."
Information/ Problems Phone: 919-772-8896
Community/Neighborhood Watch Program/Crime PreventionPolice Department
Phone: 919-772-8810
Consumer Protection AgencyState of NC's Attorney General's Office
Phone: 919-733-7741
Dead AnimalsGarner Public Work's Department
Phone: 919-772-7600
Death CertificatesWake County
Phone: 919-733-3526
Drainage Issues/ConcernsPublic Works Department
Phone: 919-772-7600
Driveway PermitEngineering Department
Phone: 919-773-4425
Electrical ServiceProgress Energy Carolinas
Phone: 919-508-5400 or toll free at 1-800-452-2777
Power Outage Phone: 1-800-419-6356
Employment Security Commission of N.C.Phone: 919-733-3941
Employment with the Town/Human ResourcesA list of current employment opportunities can be found at
Engineering Department919-773-4425
Fence PermitsPlanning Department
Phone: 919-773-4449
Finance Department919-773-4408
Fire Department - Garner Volunteer Fire Rescue919-772-1550
Emergency: 911
Fire Inspector919-773-4433
Emergency assistance: 911
Administrative questions: 919-772-1550
Fire PermitGarner Volunteer Fire Rescue
Phone: 919-772-1550
Fitness ClassParks, Recreation and Cultural Resources Fitness Programs -
Phone: 919-773-4442
Flood ZonesPlanning Department
Phone: 919-773-4449
Garbage CollectionThe Town currently contracts with All Star Waste Services for garbage, recycling, and waste services. Call the Public Works Department at 919-772-7600 or email
Garner Area MinistriesProvides help to the needy and accepts charitable contributions. Located at 885 US Hwy. 70 East, Garner.
Phone: 919-772-9100.
Garner ParksPark hours vary by location.
Parks, Recreation & Cultural Arts can be contacted for more information.
Phone: 919-773-4442
Gas ServiceProvided by Public Service Gas Company of N.C.
Phone: 919-833-6641
Grass Cutting in Right of WayPublic Works Department
Phone: 919-772-7600
Hazardous Waste DisposalWake County Solid Waste Department
Phone: 919-856-6186
Leaf Collection (November - February)Loose leaves will be collected by the Town of Garner's solid waste contractor. Residents can rake loose leaves and pine straw to the edge of the street, behind the curb for biweekly collection. Leaf collection coincides with the week of your regular recycling week schedule (refer to your recycling calendar), unless weather or holidays cause delays. Leaf piles must be free of stones, bricks, branches, and other solid objects. Call Public Works at 919-772-7600.
Leash Law for Cats & DogsAnimal Control Officer
Phone: 919-772-8810
Library (Wake County)Wake County Southeast Regional Library is located in Garner at 908 Seventh Avenue/open Monday through Friday 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m.- 5 p.m.; and Sunday 1 - 5 p.m.
Phone: 919-662-2250
Maps - General Town MapsPlanning Department
Phone: 919-773-4448
Marriage LicenseMarriage Licenses are handled by Wake County
Phone: 919-856-5460
MayorThe Mayor is Ronnie Williams
Phone: 919-773-4404
Mental Health issuesWake County's Mental Health Offices
Phone: 919-250-3100
Natural Gas ServicePublic Service Gas Company (PSNC).
Phone: 1-877-776-2427
Nature Programs - GarnerParks, Recreation and Cultural Resources Department
Phone: 919-661-6982
NC Driver's LicenseN.C. Division of Motor Vehicles local Driver's License Office is located at 222 Forest Hills Drive, Forest Hills Shopping Center.
Phone: 919-662-4366
Noise ComplaintsGarner Police Department
Phone: 919-772-8810
PageantsThe Miss Garner Scholarship Pageant is usually held in November of each year.
Parade PermitGarner Police Department
Phone: 919-772-8810
Parking Tickets or ViolationsFor payment, call the Finance Department at 919-773-4408.
Traffic Violations are handled by the Police Department along with appeals.
Parks MaintenancePublic Works Department
Phone: 919-772-7600
Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources DepartmentCurrent programs and events are detailed in a quarterly newsletter mailed to all residents and are summarized in a recorded message on the "Activity Line"
Activity Line Phone: 919-662-5043
The Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources Department is located in Building "B" at the Town Hall, 900 Seventh Avenue.
Phone: 919-773-4442.
Performing Arts CenterThe Garner Performing Arts Center is located at 742 West Garner Road, Garner
Phone: 919-661-4602
Picnic SheltersParks, Recreation and Cultural Resources Department
Phone: 919-773-4442
Planning DepartmentLocated in Building B at Town Hall, 900 Seventh Avenue.
Phone: 919-773-4449
Police Department"The Administrative and Criminal Investigation staff are located in Building C at Town Hall, 900 Seventh Avenue.
Population of GarnerPopulation for the Town of Garner is approximately 27,000. For more information and updated figures, call the Planning Department.
Phone: 919-773-4449
Privilege LicensesFinance Department in Building A, 900 Seventh Avenue.
Phone: 919-773-4408
Property Tax Bills (Wake County)Wake County Revenue
Wake County Justice Center
301 S. McDowell Street, Suite 3800
Raleigh NC 27601
Phone: 919-856-5400
In person at the Town of Garner Finance Department, 900 Seventh Avenue, Building A, Garner.
Public TransportationCapital Area Transit Buses operate thoughout the day.
Phone: 919-828-7228
Public Works DepartmentPhone: 919-772-7600
For emergency assistance during non-working hours,
Phone: 919-829-1926
RecyclingTo have a recycling container delivered to a new home, call Public Works service desk.
Phone: 919-772-7600
View the yearly recycling calendars by clicking here:
Senior Center205 East Garner Road
Phone: 919-779-0122
Sign PermitPlanning Department
Phone: 919-773-4449
Site PlansPlanning Department
Phone: 919-773-4449
Social Services Department of Wake CountyPhone: 919-733-3055
SPCA of Wake CountySPCA-Curtis Dail Pet Adoption Center, 200 Petfinder Lane, Raleigh.
Phone: 919-773-2326
Street LightPublic Works
Phone: 919-772-7600
Street SignsPublic Works
Phone: 919-772-7600
Streets - State & Locally MaintainedPublic Works
Phone: 919-772-7600
Substandard HousingInspections Department
Phone: 919-773-4433
Surplus PropertyThe TOG's Surplus Property, along with other municipalities, is auctioned periodically by GovDeals. To view current auctions go to
Tax Assessor's Office of Wake CountyPhone: 919-856-5400
Tax RateFinance Department
Phone: 919-773-4408
Telephone ServiceResidential and Business Telephone Services are provided by AT&T (formerly BellSouth).
Phone: 1-888-757-6500
Town Clerk's OfficeJudy Bass
Phone: 919-773-4406
Town CouncilThe Council holds regular meetings at 7:00 p.m. the first Monday of each month and Tuesday following the third Monday of each month, and holds a work session at 6:00 p.m. on the last Tuesday of each month in the Board meeting room, Building B, Town Hall complex at 900 Seventh Avenue. For additional questions, please call 919-773-4406.
Town HallLocated at 900 Seventh Avenue, Garner, NC 27529.
Building A: Mayor's Office, Administration, Economic Development, Human Resources, and Finance.
Building B: Information Technology, Parks, Recreation and Cultural Resources, Engineering, Inspections, and Planning.
Building C: Police Department.
Town Manager's OfficeHardin Watkins, Town Manager
Phone: 919-773-4407
Trains - AmtrakAmtrak
Phone: 1-800-872-7245
Trains - CommuterCommuter Trains - The Carolinian & The Piedmont, daily round trips between Raleigh & Charlotte.
Phone: 1-800-872-7245
Trash (Roll out) ContainersPublic Works
Phone: 919-772-7600
Utilities (Water/Sewer Services)City of Raleigh Utility Billing Department
Phone: 919-996-3245
Vehicle RegistrationNC Dept. of Motor Vehicles
Phone: 919-715-7000
Voter Registration & Election InformationWake County Board of Elections, 339 S. Salisbury Street, Raleigh.
Phone: 919-856-6240
Wake County Board of Education/Public SchoolsWake County Board of Education
Phone: 919-850-1600
Wake County Courts SystemWake County Courthouse
Phone: 919-755-4105
Wake County Health DepartmentWake Human Services
Phone: 919-250-4400
Wake County Personal & Property Tax BillsWake County Revenue Department
Phone: 919-856-5400
Water and SewerWater & Sewer Service for Town of Garner residents is provided by the City of Raleigh.
Phone: 919-996-3245
To initiate service to a new construction not connected to the Town's water system, call Building Inspections Department at 919-773-4433.
Water Billing QuestionsFor questions about your water/sewer bill
Phone Billing Staff: 919-996-3245
Water restrictionsPlease visit the Raleigh Water Restrictions to view all information regarding Garners water restrictions.
WildlifeFollow this link to find out what to do if you encounter orphaned, injured or nuisance wildlife
Work PermitsWake County
Phone: 919-212-7655