All media and public record requests and requests for interviews are to go through the Corporate Communications Office by calling Nathan Walls at (910) 433-1710, emailing email@example.com, or writing to 433 Hay Street Fayetteville, NC 28301, attention Corporate Communications.
The office responds to requests for information Monday through Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., and after hours in cases of emergency. In order to ensure the most timely and accurate response possible, media is to contact the Corporate Communications office with all requests.
- Storm Update from the Joint Information Center
The City of Fayetteville has established a Joint Information Center (JIC) to respond to the current storm the area has experienced. Media can call 433-1438 for any updates.
09/29/2016 2:27 PMdetail
- City Participates in Homeless Stand Down
Several city departments from the City of Fayetteville will be participating in this year’s Homeless Stand-down, September 29th and 30th.
09/28/2016 3:36 PMdetail
- City Partners with Elizabeth Dole Foundation, Issues Proclamation for Hidden Heroes Campaign
Fayetteville is one of 50 cities across the country partnering with the Elizabeth Dole Foundation’s Hidden Heroes Campaign (www.hiddenheroes.org) to help create a national awareness and support for military caregivers and to encourage military caregivers to self-identify, so they can receive the resources they critically need.
09/27/2016 12:13 PMdetail
- 2016 Glow Fest Rescheduled
Due to unexpected circumstances, the Fayetteville-Cumberland Youth Council has cancelled the Fayetteville Cumberland Glow Fest 5k: Fun Run that was scheduled for Saturday October 1, 2016.
09/26/2016 3:52 PMdetail
- Substance Abuse Hotline Now Running
A new substance abuse hotline - which was started as a result of the Opioid Abuse & Awareness Task Force - is now operational for Cumberland County CommuniCare’s Recovery Resource Center.
09/20/2016 4:46 PMdetail
- Airport Receives Grant for Terminal Expansion
Fayetteville Regional Airport has received a $10 million grant to expand the terminal building at Fayetteville Regional Airport.
09/20/2016 3:12 PMdetail
- Greater Haymount Area Study and Workshop
(Fayetteville, N.C.) – The comprehensive study of the greater Haymount area kicked off during the summer months with a series of three stakeholders meetings.
09/20/2016 1:59 PMdetail
- Fayetteville OutFront Community Meeting Being Held Sept. 29
The City of Fayetteville is holding an OutFront community meeting Thursday, Sept. 29 at 6 p.m. in the fellowship hall of Lewis Chapel Missionary Baptist Church, located at 5422 Raeford Road.
09/16/2016 2:11 PMdetail
- “Doing What’s Right” Campaign
The City of Fayetteville is introducing the “Doing What’s Right” campaign to reduce the incidents of fraud, waste and abuse that affect the City of Fayetteville.
09/16/2016 9:16 AMdetail
- Kelly Named Interim Police Chief
Interim City Manager Doug Hewett has announced the appointment of Interim Police Chief Anthony Kelly, effective Sept. 30.
09/14/2016 11:04 AMdetail
- Calling All Citizens: 2016 Citizens’ Academy Enrolling
The City of Fayetteville wants citizens to be a part of the 2016 Citizens' Academy this fall.
09/13/2016 3:15 PMdetail
- Economic & Business Development Forum Held on Oct. 20
The City of Fayetteville’s Economic and Business Development Department, in partnership with Fayetteville State University (FSU), is proud to announce the 2nd Annual Economic and Business Development Forum.
09/08/2016 5:09 PMdetail
- Metric-Century Bike Ride Benefits Special Olympics
Cyclists in Fayetteville and Cumberland County can participate in a 12, 30 or 62-mile bike ride through Fayetteville and Cumberland County on Saturday, Oct. 1.
09/07/2016 10:03 AMdetail
- Appearance Awards Handed Out, Featured on City Website
The 8th Annual Community Appearance Awards Ceremony was held recently and the Joint City and County Appearance Commission wants to congratulate all of this year's winners and members of the community for their nominations.
09/02/2016 3:49 PMdetail
- City Prepares for Hermine
Staff with the City of Fayetteville has been preparing for the effects of Hermine and is ready to respond as needed.
09/02/2016 1:29 PMdetail
- City Announces Labor Day Schedule
The City of Fayetteville has announced its closings and schedules for Labor Day on Monday, Sept. 5.
08/31/2016 3:53 PMdetail
- Opioid Task Force Holds Press Conference Aug. 30
The Opioid Abuse & Awareness Task Force is holding a press conference on Tuesday, Aug. 30 at 4:30 p.m. to announce what the task force has been doing and some of its findings.
08/26/2016 10:15 AMdetail
- Great Turnout at Real Talk Community Meeting
Approximately 100 residents attended the Aug. 24 Real Talk Community Meeting at Kingdom Impact Global Ministries and brought questions and comments that will be addressed to help better Fayetteville, and in particular, the Murchison Road corridor.
08/24/2016 12:34 PMdetail
- Ray Avenue Lanes to Close During Festival Park Construction
Work crews are busy replacing the footbridge in Festival Park across Cross Creek.
08/23/2016 5:14 PMdetail
- Airport Begins Expedited Screening Process for Active Duty Military
Beginning Tuesday, Aug. 23, Fayetteville Regional Airport will implement an expedited TSA screening process for active duty military personnel.
08/22/2016 4:57 PMdetail