Communications / Media Room

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. Wilson Park Pool summer season opens May 27

    Wilson Park Pool to open Saturday, May 27

    The City of Fayetteville is pleased to announce the opening of the Wilson Park Pool for the 2023 summer season. Read on...
  2. Walker Park Master Plan

    City of Fayetteville seeks input for Walker Park Master Plan

    The City of Fayetteville invites residents to view and provide feedback for two drafted Walker Park Master Plan concepts during an open-house meeting Tuesday, May 23, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the community park. Read on...
  3. City of Fayetteville AR; Number 10 Best Places to live by US News. Families at a Gulley Park concert

    Fayetteville ranks 10th in U.S. News ‘Best Places to Live’

    For the eighth year in a row, Fayetteville has been selected as one of U.S. News & World Report’s top 10 Best Places to Live in the U.S. In its new rankings, Fayetteville was listed at No. 10. Read on...
  4. League of American Bicyclists logo: The League >> Bicycle Friendly America

    Fayetteville ranks 3rd in U.S. for Bicycle Friendly Business awards

    Fayetteville now has 50 businesses that have been labeled a Bicycle Friendly Business (BFB) by the League of American Bicyclists – the third most of any city in the country. Read on...
  5. Community Development Block Grant logo for the City of Fayetteville

    City seeks public input for addition of HOME to GY2023 Action Plan

    Public input is sought for the addition of the HOME Investment Partnership Program (HOME) to the City's GY2023 Action Plan. Read on...
  6. Walker Park Splash Pad opens May 13, 2023

    Walker Park Splash Pad to open Saturday, May 13

    The City of Fayetteville is pleased to announce the opening of the Walker Park Splash Pad for the 2023 summer season. Read on...
  7. Gulley Park Summer Concert Series 2023 logo

    Gulley Park Summer Concert Series begins June 8

    The City of Fayetteville’s 2023 Gulley Park Summer Concert Series begins Thursday, June 8, continuing a tradition of music with some of the best local artists in the region. Read on...
  8. WEST weekend series starts logo

    New Lower Ramble arts, music series kicks off April 28

    The City of Fayetteville is pleased to announce the launch of "Weekend Starts," a free series of Friday evening “compact creativity festivals” that will take place in the Lower Ramble. Read on...