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Public Notice: Health and Human Services Board meeting rescheduled, subcommittee meeting canceled

Posted December 2, 2022 at 9:29 am     Category: News ReleasePublic HealthPublic NoticeSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the regular meeting of the New Hanover County Health and Human Services (HHS) Board has been rescheduled and will now … Read More »


Pandemic Operations Call Center gets a new number

Posted December 1, 2022 at 2:00 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Beginning December 1, the Pandemic Operations Call Center will be available at a new number. Community members needing more details about vaccines, boosters, at-home testing … Read More »


Public Notice of New Hanover County Board of Commissioners Special Meeting

Posted November 30, 2022 at 4:35 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners will hold a special meeting on Monday, December 5, 2022 at 8 a.m. … Read More »


New Hanover County Health and Human Services recognizes World AIDS Day, offers free testing

Posted November 30, 2022 at 12:03 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – December 1 is internationally recognized as World AIDS Day, an annual event designed to unite everyone in the fight against Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV), show … Read More »


Public Notice: December 1 Board of Commissioners Agenda Review Canceled

Posted November 29, 2022 at 4:51 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the Agenda Review meeting of the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners scheduled for Thursday, December 1, 2022 at 4 … Read More »


Volunteers needed for income tax assistance programs

Posted November 22, 2022 at 1:30 pm     Category: News ReleaseSenior Resource Center

NEW HANOVER COUNTY – There are two volunteer programs in New Hanover County looking for dedicated individuals to help guide residents through the 2022 tax filing process. The Volunteer Income … Read More »


New Hanover County holds dedication ceremony for new Government Center facility

Posted November 21, 2022 at 1:45 pm     Category: County CommissionersCounty ManagerNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – On Monday, New Hanover County officials, employees, site developers and the media gathered at the new Government Center building for a dedication ceremony of the … Read More »


Thanksgiving precautions encouraged, COVID-19 vaccines and booster available on walk-in basis

Posted November 18, 2022 at 9:05 am     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Residents are encouraged to practice safety precautions over the Thanksgiving holiday with COVID-19 continuing to impact the community. Some of these measures include getting a … Read More »


Commissioner Hays selected to National Housing Task Force

Posted November 17, 2022 at 4:15 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Deb Hays, Vice Chair for the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners, has been appointed to the National Association of Counties (NACo) Housing Task Force … Read More »


Public Notice: City of Wilmington/New Hanover County Joint Subcommittee to meet on December 6

Posted November 16, 2022 at 4:30 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the City of Wilmington/New Hanover County Joint Subcommittee (Elected Officials) and Staff Committee on Opioid Settlement Proceeds will meet on … Read More »


PUBLIC NOTICE: Surplus property for sale to non-profits then general public

Posted November 16, 2022 at 2:35 pm     Category: County CommissionersFinanceNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – At its November 14, 2022 meeting, the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners adopted a resolution declaring certain personal property surplus to the county’s operations, … Read More »


New Hanover County Attorney Wanda Copley retiring at end of June

Posted November 16, 2022 at 9:04 am     Category: County AttorneyCounty CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County’s long-time county attorney Wanda Copley has announced that she plans to retire on June 30, 2023. Copley has served as a county … Read More »


Community Update: Next Steps for Library & Museum Downtown Facility

Posted November 9, 2022 at 12:57 pm     Category: County Commissioners

November 14, 2022: The Board of Commissioners approved the purchase of the design plans for the museum and library facility as well as a resolution for the continued use of … Read More »


New Hanover County Fire Rescue ready to ‘Fill the Boot’ for Muscular Dystrophy Association help

Posted November 7, 2022 at 9:00 am     Category: Fire RescueNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Fire Rescue (NHCFR) will continue its support for the Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) with the annual Fill the Boot fundraising campaign which … Read More »


Safety measures encouraged to help avoid COVID-19, other respiratory viruses 

Posted November 4, 2022 at 9:00 am     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – While COVID-19 metrics in New Hanover County have improved over the last few weeks, this time of year is the beginning of respiratory virus season. … Read More »


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