Welcome to Administration

About Administration

Dunn has a Council-Manager form of government. The City Manager is the chief administrator of the City and is responsible for all municipal affairs placed in his or her charge by the City Council.

Administration Hours of Operation

  • 8:00 am - 5:00 pm (Oct-Apr)
  • 7:30 am - 4:00 pm (May-Sept)

More About Dunn

Dunn was originally called "Lucknow" and was renamed in 1873

The city of Dunn was incorporated on February 12, 1887, at which time it was a logging town and a turpentine distilling center. The name honors Bennett Dunn, who supervised the construction of the railway line between Wilson and Fayetteville.

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