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The City of Dunn and the Dunn Area Chamber of Commerce are working together, with other organizations and the general public, to develop a Strategic Vision Plan for the Dunn community. The finished plan will include an Action Plan with priority goals and objectives for the next 10 to 15 years. This plan is intended to serve as a guide for future planning and investment decisions relating to the City of Dunn. To follow along with our proccess, please visit our facebook page by clicking here.


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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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