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Welcome to the City of Fayetteville media room! The City's Communications and Marketing Department and the Media Services Division provide news related to municipal government, which includes live viewing of television channels, public meetings, media releases, newsletters, social media and more.
Media Assistance
If you are a member of the media and need help during normal City hours of 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., please contact City Communications Director Lisa Thurber at 479-575-8330 or by email.

  1. City of Fayetteville Celebration of Trees - Keep Fayetteville Shady

    24th annual Celebration of Trees set for Oct. 29

    The City of Fayetteville will hold its annual Celebration of Trees giveaway on Saturday, Oct. 29, at the Spring Street Parking Garage. Beginning at 7 a.m., City staff and the Urban Forestry Advisory Board will give out FREE trees and shrubs... Read on...
  2. Underwood Park Master Plan, with image of green valley filled with ponds under pink and purple sky

    Fayetteville Residents Invited to Provide Ideas for Underwood Community Park

    The City of Fayetteville is beginning work on a master plan to develop the new Underwood Community Park, located on a portion of the former Razorback Park Golf Course. Read on...
  3. Oak Ridge Trail closure

    Oak Ridge Trail section to close 6 weeks for intersection construction

    A section of the Oak Ridge Trail at the intersection of Center Street and Harmon Avenue will close Monday, Sept. 12, to bicycle and pedestrian use. Read on...
  4. Centennial Park named Facility of the Year

    Centennial Park named 2022 Outdoor Facility of the Year

    The City of Fayetteville was honored this week by the Arkansas Recreation and Parks Association, which named Centennial Park its 2022 Outdoor Facility of the Year. Read on...
  5. Bulky Waste Cleanup dates announced for fall 2022, with animation of truck hauling a washing machine

    City announces fall 2022 Bulky Waste Cleanup events

    The City of Fayetteville Recycling and Trash Collection Division will host four Bulky Waste Cleanups this fall. The biannual events provide an opportunity for Fayetteville residents to dispose of large, bulky items that cannot fit into a normal trash cart Read on...
  6. Business License Renewal notice

    Fayetteville business license renewals due by Oct. 31

    The City of Fayetteville is reminding businesses to renew their business licenses by Oct. 31, 2022, to avoid late fees. The renewal fee is $15 and can be paid online from Aug. 2 through Oct. 31. Read on...