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Downtown Post Office To Be Named After Late Fayetteville Mayor

Posted October 19, 2000 7:00 a.m. EDT

— Fayetteville's downtown post office has been named after a man who truly delivered for the city.

President Clinton signed a bill Thursday, renaming the building after legendary mayorJ.L. Dawkins.

Dawkins died in May after a battle with prostate cancer. He led the city of Fayetteville for 25 years.