COVID-19 Updates & Reopening Information

City Health Officer

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Click here to read Halloween Guidelines issued by the Board of Health and City Health Officer

City of Fayetteville Ordinance Requiring Face Coverings

The Fayetteville City Council unanimously passed Ordinance 6323 on June 16, 2020: Click here to read the ordinance.

COVID-19 Case Numbers

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Arkansas Department of Health Statewide Directives for Re-Opening

Please click this link to view a listing of all Arkansas Department of Health directives for business, activity and other re-openings. Listings are displayed in order of most recent directive. As of June 15, 2020 the State of Arkansas is in Phase 2 of reopening.

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Notice of Public Comment Period & Hearing : September 28, 2020 

Community Development and Block Grant Program (CDBG), Amendment to FY2019 Action Plan

The CARES Act provided supplemental CDBG funding. The City of Fayetteville is providing public notice of the intent to amend the GY2019 Action Plan related to round 3 funding (CDBG-CV3) released to reduce risk of eviction. The amendment will increase the GY2019 allocation amount by $556,197 for round 3 funding and amend $18,000 of round 1 funding. The amended GY2019 Action Plan will be available online at

The public comment period will be September 28, 2020 – October 2, 2020. Public comments will be accepted beginning at 8:00 am September 28, 2020 through 5:00 pm October 2, 2020. A public hearing will be held via Zoom on Thursday October 1, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. The Zoom link is available at All interested parties are invited to participate.

Comments may be made in writing, via email, or by phone. Citizen comments may be sent to: Yolanda Fields, Community Resources Director; 113 W Mountain St, Fayetteville AR 72701; Email; Phone 479-575-8260.