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    Airport Update Regarding Hurricane Dorian Impacts

    While we normally do not send out specific airport flight updates, given that this is the first day of operations following Hurricane Dorian’s impact on our region, we wanted to provide the below information to the public as a courtesy.

    09/06/2019 10:32 AM

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    City Hall Opens at 8 a.m.

    City Hall is open today. Please note the following is the schedule for resident-focused services.

    09/06/2019 8:37 AM

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    Parks & Recreation Operating Today

    Fayetteville-Cumberland Recreation Centers will open to the public at its abbreviated start time of 10 a.m. after assessing facilities and grounds for damage. FCPR administration plans to operate a normal schedule today with Parks Division continuing to assist with storm clean up as needed.

    09/06/2019 6:52 AM

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    Cumberland Fares Well as Dorian Moves Out

    The shelters will begin closing procedures after breakfast as the inclement weather has passed. The County will demobilize personnel and equipment as it deactivates the Emergency Operations Center today. The Hurricane Information Line is no longer operating.

    09/06/2019 5:06 AM

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    Hurricane Dorian Thursday Night Update

    The following is a joint Cumberland County-City of Fayetteville update for Hurricane Dorian on Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019.

    09/05/2019 8:27 PM

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    Hurricane Dorian Update #2

    As of 3 p.m. today, there are 70 people signed into the following Cumberland County emergency shelters.

    09/05/2019 5:04 PM

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    State Officials Issue Guidance for 911 Calls During Hurricane Dorian

    As Hurricane Dorian approaches, the North Carolina 911 Board and county 911 centers are preparing to ensure continuous and effective emergency services throughout the storm.

    09/05/2019 2:05 PM

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    City and County Hold Hurricane Dorian Press Conference

    City and County Joint Information Center will host a press conference at 11 a.m. in Room 564 of the E. Maurice Braswell Cumberland County Courthouse, 117 Dick Street. Media personnel are invited to attend.

    09/05/2019 10:16 AM


    Hurricane Dorian Update #1

    Cumberland County opened two emergency shelters today at 8 a.m. for residents affected by the potential impacts of Hurricane Dorian. The shelters are located at Smith Recreation Center, 1520 Slater Ave., Fayetteville, and South View High School, 4184 Elk Road, Hope Mills.

    09/05/2019 9:39 AM

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    City’s Hurricane Dorian Update for Wednesday

    The following service updates are provided below for City services, which will be affected by Hurricane Dorian.

    09/04/2019 4:20 PM

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    City Recommends Preparation As Hurricane Dorian Approaches Landfall

    It is still too early to tell what direct impacts Hurricane Dorian will have on Fayetteville and the surrounding region, but we encourage residents to be vigilant and take the necessary precautions for hurricane preparedness, as we are in the active part of hurricane season.

    08/30/2019 12:41 PM