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Fayetteville City Council to Get New Look

Posted February 7, 2007

— Voters in Fayetteville approved plans to change the look of the City Council.

A majority agreed to switch to six single-member districts and three at-large seats. The city currently has nine single-member districts.

Less than 10 percent of the city's registered voters turned out for the special election.

The U.S. Justice Department has to give final approval to the plan.
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  • deerslayer Feb 7, 2007

    Hopefully this new look will result in a new safety plan for that street where all of these poor people are getting killed on.