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New Hanover County seeking applicants for boards and committees

Posted August 12, 2020 at 8:46 am     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: New Hanover … Read More »


New Hanover County shares report on comprehensive floodplain management

Posted August 11, 2020 at 11:19 am     Category: News ReleaseOtherPlanning and Land Use

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – To show the county’s strategies to reduce floodplain hazards, as well as ensure homeowners receive discounted flood insurance rates, New Hanover County has completed its annual … Read More »


New Hanover County 4-H’ers attend NC 4-H Congress

Posted August 11, 2020 at 10:27 am     Category: Arboretum & NCSU Extension Service

A delegation of three New Hanover County 4-H members participated in North Carolina 4-H Congress, which was held virtually this year. Olivia Burns, Jordyn Smith, and Madilyn Smith represented New … Read More »


New Hanover County to offer child care, housing assistance with CARES Act funding

Posted August 10, 2020 at 4:22 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleaseOtherPublic HealthRecovery & ResilienceSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Beginning Tuesday, August 11, families and households impacted financially from the COVID-19 pandemic can apply for child care and/or housing assistance through COVID-19 Child Care … Read More »


Public Notice: Location Change of the August 10, 2020 Regular Board Meeting of the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners

Posted August 10, 2020 at 12:44 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Notice

New Hanover County, NC – Due to an issue with the HVAC system at the New Hanover County Historic Courthouse, the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners will hold its … Read More »


New Hanover County COVID-19 weekly update: No reported deaths this week, 2,040 presumably recovered

Posted August 7, 2020 at 5:16 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleaseOtherPublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Health officials were not notified of any deaths of New Hanover County residents from COVID-19 this week, and starting today will … Read More »


Board of Elections Regular Meeting Notice

Posted August 7, 2020 at 8:22 am     Category: Elections

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC- The New Hanover County Board of Elections will be meeting on August 11, 2020 at 4:00 PM in Suite 34 of the New Hanover County Government … Read More »


Isaias Recovery Updates & Information for New Hanover County

Posted August 5, 2020 at 3:23 pm     Category: Emergency News

Debris pickup begins next week, landfill and repair permit fees waived, residents encouraged to report damage to Tax Office, assistance and volunteer opportunities NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Below are several … Read More »


New Hanover County Updates After Hurricane Isaias

Posted August 4, 2020 at 11:36 am     Category: Emergency News

Debris Pick-Up Efforts, Burn Ban, County Operations & Safety Reminders   NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Isaias made landfall just south of New Hanover County as a category 1 hurricane … Read More »


August 3, Tropical Storm Isaias Video Update

Posted August 3, 2020 at 1:21 pm     Category: Emergency News

State of Emergency Declared in New Hanover County, Video Update on Preparedness Plans

Posted August 3, 2020 at 1:18 pm     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County has declared a State of Emergency effective today, August 3, at noon in advance of Tropical Storm Isaias. “A state of emergency … Read More »


New Hanover County Prepares for Tropical Storm Isaias

Posted August 2, 2020 at 5:00 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews Release

Modified operating hours and closures for the county, Emergency Public Information Hotline and upcoming State of Emergency   NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County is currently under a Hurricane … Read More »


New Hanover County Monitors Tropical Storm Isaias

Posted August 1, 2020 at 6:03 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews Release

New Hanover County, NC – New Hanover County Emergency Management officials are closely monitoring Tropical Storm Isaias, with impacts expected to begin Monday evening into Tuesday morning for our area. … Read More »


New Hanover County COVID-19 weekly update: 5 more deaths this week, hurricane preparations underway

Posted August 1, 2020 at 11:20 am     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County health officials were notified of five deaths of county residents from COVID-19 this week, and continue to monitor 10 outbreaks and clusters … Read More »


New Hanover County Monitors Tropical Storm Isaias

Posted August 1, 2020 at 6:03 am     Category: Emergency News

(Originally Posted August 1, 2020 at 6:03 pm) New Hanover County, NC – New Hanover County Emergency Management officials are closely monitoring Tropical Storm Isaias, with impacts expected to begin … Read More »


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