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In February 2021 Mayor, Council, and Department Heads attended the City’s 2 day Planning Retreat where our Mayor and City Council established a list of goals and objectives that they would like to see accomplished; some within this year and some within the next 4 years. Please click here to find the Planning Retreat Summary. You will find a list of each departments goals and objectives below:


Parks and Recreation
Public Utilities
Public Works


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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