Waverly F. Akins Wake County Office Building

The Wake County Office Building houses the departments of Human Resources, Housing and Community Revitalization, Facilities Design & Construction, Information Services, Environmental Services and its Environmental Health, Food Safety and Inspections, Solid Waste and Water Quality divisions, and Community Services and its GIS, Planning, Development & Inspections and Parks, Recreation & Open Space divisions.

Wake County Office Building Salisbury Street entrance

The Waverly F. Akins Wake County Office Building is located in downtown Raleigh between Salisbury and Fayetteville streets at the corner of Davie Street. Visitors can enter from either Salisbury or Fayetteville street. Please be prepared to show picture identification.

What is located here?

  • Child Support
  • Community Services
  • Express Library
  • Emergency Management
  • Environmental Services
  • Facilities Design and Construction
  • Geographic Information Services
  • Guardian Ad Litem
  • Housing and Community Revitalization
  • Human Resources
  • Information Services
  • Planning, Development and Inspections
  • Program Integrity
  • Solid Waste Division

Visitor Parking

Public parking is available at the Wake County parking deck, located at 216 W. Cabarrus St., on the corners of Davie, McDowell & Cabarrus streets. View details.


Hours vary by program