May 2019

Council passes ordinance to prohibit purchase of EPS with City monies

City Council passed an ordinance to prohibit the purchase of expanded polystyrene foam with City of Fayetteville monies, to end the use of expanded polystrene foam products by City COncessionaires and food trucks in City parks and city off-street parking lots and to raise public awareness of the ecological damages caused by this product.

June 2019

Council passes resolution to consider regulation of single-use plastic bags and tableware

Fayetteville City Council passed Resolution 139-19: A resolution to express the intention of the City Council to Consider regulation of single-use plastic shopping bags and difficult-t-recycle or compost single-use plates, bowls, cups and utensils.