Mayor's Office

The mayor presides at all meetings of the council, votes in case of a tie, provides leadership on policy issues, recommends appointments to city boards and commissions, carries out special responsibilities during emergencies and represents the city at official functions.  

News and Updates

Memorial Day 2019: Always a moving ceremony as the names of individuals from Forsyth County who died in war are read.

Mayor at Memorial Day Ceremony 2019

Mayor Allen Joines presented the annual State of the Community event, featuring leaders in local government, business and innovation, on February 26, 2019, at HanesBrands Theatre.

Mayor Joines presents at State of Community

crowd at 2019 State of the Community

speakers at State of the Community crowd at State of the Community

Mayor addresses State of Community crowd

Mayor delivering Meals on Wheels

delivering meals

We had a great turn out for our first World Café discussion of ways to reduce poverty here in Winston Salem. Read more about the Poverty Thought Force initiative.

Poverty Thought Force meeting

Poverty Thought Force meeting

Poverty Thought Force meeting

North Ward community meeting

North Ward meeting

North Ward meeting

Latest News

Posted: Thursday, October 3, 2019
Office of the Mayor - Oct. 2, 2019 During their October meeting yesterday the members of Winston-Salem Local Governance Stud...
Posted: Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Office of the Mayor - Oct. 2, 2019 The city of Winston-Salem is sponsoring the opening day of the Dixie Classic Fair this Fr...
Posted: Friday, September 6, 2019
Office of the Mayor - Sept. 6, 2019 The Winston-Salem Local Governance Study Commission held its first meeting yesterday and...
Posted: Wednesday, September 4, 2019
Local High Schools, HanesBrands & Lowes Foods Will Help You Think Orange During September Office of the Mayor - Sep...

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Allen Joines

Street Address
Suite 150, City Hall,
101 North Main St.,
NC 27101

Mail to
P.O. Box 2511
NC 27102-2511


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