Doing Business With the City

At the City of Fayetteville, we believe in doing business with you in a way that is a positive and productive experience.  We strive for strong customer service.  The City of Fayetteville has been recently recognized multiple times by Arkansas Business for annual City of Distinction awards, we received three national recognitions on the informative and helpful attributes of our City website, the City was recognized with a Southern Growth Policies Board Innovator of the Year award, the City was the recipient of two Digital Cities of the Year awards, our respect for City staff and a team-based work environment garnered the City of Fayetteville with a Governor’s Work-Life Balance Award, and City staff and divisions have received multiple honors and awards that demonstrate that when it comes to public service, we mean business. 

The City of Fayetteville spends millions of dollars each year for goods, miscellaneous services, and construction, and we extend our invitation to you to do business with us.  We have an excellent purchasing program, and we encourage businesses to sign up to receive notifications the moment notices are released and encourage you to bid on projects and services.  We sell surplus property online, we provide many online services for your business and 24/7 online payment options, we offer a variety of recycling and trash collection services for businesses, we invest millions of dollars each year into Fayetteville’s infrastructure, we have a Business License program, we provide strong recreational amenities and several public parks to meet the community needs of your employees, and our Building Services Division will assist you in understanding and complying with the Arkansas Fire Prevention Code, Electrical Code, Mechanical Code, Plumbing and Gas Code, Energy Code, and the Unified Development Code Chapter 173. We have a number of qualified staff with a variety of professional expertise to take part in the review process to help your business in its fulfillment of permit necessities.