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Development Activity Webpage Improves New Hanover County Customer Experience

Posted November 18, 2016 at 10:08 am     Category: News ReleasePlanning and Land Use

New Hanover County, NC – The New Hanover County Planning and Land Use Department unveiled a new development activity webpage this week. The webpage will make it easier for the … Read More »

New Hanover County Rebrands Two Departments

Posted November 1, 2016 at 1:27 pm     Category: Building SafetyNews ReleasePlanning and Land Use

New Hanover County, NC – On October 25, the Planning and Inspections Department was divided into two separate departments in an effort to better reflect the services provided to citizens. … Read More »

New Hanover County Names New Inspections Director

Posted September 20, 2016 at 3:32 pm     Category: County ManagerNews ReleasePlanning and Land Use

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Manager Chris Coudriet announced today that Nicholas Gadzekpo has been selected as the county’s next inspections director. He will begin in this … Read More »

Ten County Programs Receive National Recognition

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Ten innovative programs in New Hanover County were recognized this week by the National Association of Counties (NACo) through the Achievement Awards Program. The awards … Read More »

Historic Comprehensive Plan Receives New Hanover County Commissioners’ Approval

Posted July 12, 2016 at 3:03 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePlanning and Land Use

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Board of Commissioners unanimously adopted the county’s first Comprehensive Plan – Plan NHC – at the July 11, 2016 board meeting. This … Read More »

Preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM) 90-day Appeal Period Began Today

Posted October 29, 2015 at 7:16 pm     Category: News ReleasePlanning and Land UseUncategorized

New Hanover County – New Hanover County, in partnership with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and the NC Floodplain Mapping Program, has published preliminary Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRMS) … Read More »

Plan NHC Open House – Wednesday October 28

Posted October 26, 2015 at 11:49 am     Category: News ReleasePlanning and Land Use

(New Hanover County)—The New Hanover County Department of Planning & Inspections will host a public open house on Wednesday, October 28th from 5 – 7 PM in the Development Services … Read More »

Board of Commissioners and Planning Board to hold Joint Work Session

Posted October 8, 2015 at 11:16 am     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePlanning and Land UsePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners will hold a Joint Work Session with the County Planning Board on Tuesday, … Read More »

Revised New Hanover County Digital Flood Maps Available for Review

Posted June 22, 2015 at 8:10 am     Category: Emergency Management and 911News ReleasePlanning and Land Use

RALEIGH, NC – Residents and business leaders in New Hanover County communities will have two opportunities in the next month to review and discuss the latest flood hazard and flood risk … Read More »

New Hanover County Planning Board cancels Thursday, May 7 meeting

Posted May 6, 2015 at 11:14 am     Category: News ReleasePlanning and Land Use

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Planning Board regretfully cancels their previously scheduled meeting on Thursday, May 7th at 6:00pm. The one item on the agenda is a … Read More »

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