Planning and Inspections


Planning & Zoning

The Planning Department's mission is to provide professional land use planning to the organization and to the citizens to ensure future growth and orderly development of the City and its environs, as well as efficient customer service by providing physical and social data for informed decision-making.

Inspections Department

The Inspections Department role is to provide our best customer service to home owners, contractors, developers, other city departments, city staff, and vendors. We strive to provide services to our citizens and customers with state of the art technology.


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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