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April 22, 2019   |   Volume 1, Issue 32   |

Downtown Parking Information - Regular & Event Day Parking

City of Fayetteville staff will constantly monitor the downtown parking process during large events, making adjustments as needed, while ensuring citizen safety and security. Downtown parking information including all public and private lots and areas designated for handicapped-accessible parking is listed on the City website at We want citizens to feel welcomed and be encouraged to return for future downtown events. More Info

FAST Bus Routes Can Get You to Segra Stadium and Woodpecker Baseball Games

The Fayetteville Area System of Transit (FAST) will provide affordable, fast and convenient access to the downtown area for the City’s opening day Minor League Baseball game at Segra Stadium and all games thereafter. Woodpecker fans can travel to games on five bus routes that provide direct access to downtown. FAST has made some minor adjustments for game nights to accommodate residents during this exciting time. More Info

City, County and PWC receive State Excellence in Communications Awards

The City of Fayetteville, Cumberland County and the City of Fayetteville’s Public Works Commission (PWC) were among 28 North Carolina governments to earn recognition in the 12th North Carolina City & County Communicators’ (NC3C) Excellence in Communications Awards. The local organizations won a combined 11 awards, to include the City and County’s collaborative efforts in the Hurricane Florence Joint Information Center and PWC’s Carolyn Justice-Hinson winning the Chris Coulson Communicator of the Year Award. More Info

Community Development Day Is April 26 at City Hall

The City of Fayetteville’s Economic and Community Development Department cordially invites citizens to help celebrate National Community Development Day as staff demonstrates the impact of Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) and the HOME Investment Partnership Program (HOME) funding within our city. More Info

Streambank Repair Workshop

The City of Fayetteville’s Engineering Division is pleased to announce that it will be hosting a Streambank Repair Workshop on Tuesday, April 30. This class will be located at the Rowan Street Park Community Building and will begin at 8:30 a.m. The City, in partnership with N.C. State University and N.C. Cooperative Extension, is providing this class free of charge to residents so that they can learn how to protect and improve the natural environment by stabilizing streams on their properties. This class is expected to fill up fast! More Info

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In this City Update, the City's Traffic Engineer, Lee Jernigan talks about special event parking in the downtown Fayetteville during home games for the Fayetteville Woodpeckers and other large special events.
On April 13, 2019, Segra Stadium officially opened its gates to the public during an official ribbon cutting ceremony.
On May 11, 2019, join your community during the Annual Citywide Cleanup organized by Fayetteville Beautiful. Visit to register and choose the area of the city that you would like to help cleanup.
Local leaders from Cumberland County, Fayetteville, Fort Bragg, Hope Mills, Spring Lake and The Greater Fayetteville Chamber presented the state of their community during the Chamber's annual State of the Community Luncheon.
In this episode of City Update we talk with Hank Parfitt, one of the tour guides for Historic Carriage Tours. The Cool Spring Downtown District offers the Historic Carriage Tours in downtown Fayetteville.  You will get a lot of information about some of the historic sites in the downtown area and see the various architectural features of the buildings. It's a great way to explore the downtown area.
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