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Cooperative Extension & Arboretum honored by Stewardship Development Coalition

Posted May 17, 2022 at 10:00 am     Category: Arboretum & NCSU Extension ServiceNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The North Carolina Cooperative Extension & New Hanover County Arboretum was selected by the Lower Cape Fear Stewardship Development Coalition to receive an Outstanding Recognition … Read More »


Public Notice: Joint Special Meeting with the New Hanover County Airport Authority

Posted May 16, 2022 at 4:38 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners will hold a Joint Meeting with the Airport Authority on Wednesday, May 25, … Read More »


Three New Hanover County employees honored with community awards

Posted May 11, 2022 at 9:30 am     Category: News Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Last week, three New Hanover County leaders were recognized for their dedication to serving citizens locally. New Hanover County Manager Chris Coudriet was selected to … Read More »


New Hanover County seeking applicants for boards and committees

Posted May 6, 2022 at 1:01 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Notice

To provide opportunities for citizens to participate in county government, the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners is seeking interested citizens to apply for appointment to the following: Airlie Gardens … Read More »


Pandemic Operations continues focus on community safety as State of Emergency ends

Posted May 6, 2022 at 9:00 am     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – At Monday’s meeting, the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners voted to rescind the State of Emergency related to the COVID-19 pandemic that had been … Read More »


National Foster Care Month highlights continued need for community support

Posted May 4, 2022 at 9:30 am     Category: News ReleaseSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Every day, foster homes in New Hanover County strive to address the needs of young people by providing a loving, supportive environment. With 280 children … Read More »


Hurricane preparedness starts now as season approaches

Posted May 3, 2022 at 9:00 am     Category: Emergency ManagementNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – May 1-7 is National Hurricane Preparedness Week and with the start of the 2022 Atlantic hurricane season less than a month away, it is important … Read More »


Commissioners vote to place quarter-cent transportation sales tax on November ballot

Posted May 2, 2022 at 5:50 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – During Monday’s meeting, the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners approved, in a 3-2 vote, a resolution to place a referendum for a quarter-cent sales … Read More »


Airlie Gardens announces Summer Concert Series bands, new presenting sponsor

Posted April 28, 2022 at 10:30 am     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Airlie Gardens has unveiled its slate of musical performers for the 2022 Summer Concert Series powered by REV Federal Credit Union. The shows will kick … Read More »


Public comments sought for possible quarter-cent transportation sales tax

Posted April 25, 2022 at 11:01 am     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – A public hearing regarding the proposed quarter-cent transportation sales tax will be held during the May 2 meeting of the New Hanover County Board of … Read More »


Food Truck Rodeo rides into Ogden Park on April 24

Posted April 22, 2022 at 3:30 pm     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Back by popular demand, the Parks Conservancy of New Hanover County is presenting a Food Truck Rodeo at Ogden Park on Sunday April 24 from … Read More »


Pandemic Operations Team continues to monitor COVID-19 indicators

Posted April 22, 2022 at 9:00 am     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – As part of ongoing efforts to protect the community, the New Hanover County Health and Human Services’ Pandemic Operations team is monitoring recent trends in … Read More »


Port City United announces partnerships for community resource coordination in schools

Posted April 21, 2022 at 2:30 pm     Category: News ReleasePort City United

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Connecting students and families in New Hanover County with much-needed resources is one of the primary focuses for Port City United, a newly-established department for … Read More »


2022 State of the County Address to be held May 2

Posted April 20, 2022 at 2:00 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Chair Julia Olson-Boseman and the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners will hold the 2022 State of the County address on Monday, May 2 at 4 … Read More »


New Hanover County first responders to receive pay increase 

Posted April 18, 2022 at 11:10 am     Category: 911 CommunicationsCounty CommissionersCounty ManagerFire RescueNews ReleaseSheriff

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County announced today that its frontline first responders in 911 Communications, Fire Rescue and the Sheriff’s Office will receive a pay increase, in … Read More »


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