The City of Fayetteville operates under a Mayor-Council form of government. In this system, the City Council is the legislative and policy-making body of city government. The Fayetteville City Council sets City policy by passing ordinances and resolutions. The Council also determines the City budget and appoints and removes certain Board, Committee, and Commission members.
To locate ward and City Council members for a Fayetteville address, please go to My Fayetteville Services and type in an address.
Fayetteville Vision 2050
To keep Fayetteville a vibrant and welcoming city that encourages diversity, creativity, and innovation while providing our citizens the opportunity to thrive.
Fayetteville Vision 2050 Guiding Principles
Diverse, Growing Local Economy - Pathways to Prosperity
Naturally Beautiful City
Well-Maintained Infrastructure and Facilities
Safe and Fun City in which to Live
Greater Ease of Transportation Mobility
Financially Sustainable City Government
Quality Public Schools
Educational, Research and Healthcare Excellence