Public Nuisances

City code establishes rules for keeping the City of Dunn a beautiful place. If you have a complaint about any public nuisance (junk vehicles, trash/debris, noxious weeds, etc.), contact the Chief Building Inspector Steven King at (910) 230-3505 or All complaints will be investigated and handled appropriately.


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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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