County-by-county storm information

Updated: 1:48 p.m., Mon Oct 24 2016


Westover Rec Center 277 Bonanza Dr, FAYETTEVILLE 28303

Relief Info

Hurricane Matthew disaster relief hu:

Cumberland County residents who suffered losses and damage as a result of Hurricane Matthew can get information about state and federal assistance at a Disaster Recovery Center (DRC) open daily at the Cumberland County Department of Social Services, 1225 Ramsey St.

Hours are Monday through Saturday, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., and Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.

Applications for Disaster Food and Nutrition benefits will be taken at the DSS building, located at 1225 Ramsey Street, Fayetteville, beginning Saturday, Oct. 22, and running for five consecutive days through Wednesday, Oct. 26. Hours will be from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m. daily.

Applications for residents who are age 60 and older and any individuals who are disabled with mobility issues will be taken at St. Luke AME Church located at 522 Hillsboro Street, Fayetteville. The applications will be accepted from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 22, through Wednesday, Oct. 26, except for Sunday. The hours on Sunday, Oct. 23, will be from 2 to 5 p.m.


The following dams have been breached:
• Wilson Lake
• Watson Lake
• Mt. Vernon Estates at Governor’s Lane
• Herndon Pond at Yarborough Road
• Earl Smith Pond at Fire Department Road
• Aaron Lakes
• Rhodes Pond
• Smith Lake

Road Closings

DOT Road Closure Information

Contact Info: Emergency Management

Fayetteville Emergency Operations Center:
Emergency Operations Center is 910-677-5509
Police: 910-321-6736; Email:


Contact Info: Utilities

To report a power outage, call 1- 800-POWER-ON or 1-800-419-6356 for Duke Energy customers.

View power outage map

Other Info

The public is encouraged to call the Emergency Operations Center for non-emergency purposes at 910-677-5509 and to continue calling 911 for emergencies.