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 program recognizes innovative county government programs based on individual merit, in order to highlight successes and share best practices with counties across the nation.

Thirteen applications were submitted for consideration from New Hanover County and ten of them won NACo Achievement Awards. “This is a testament to the creativity, innovative spirit, and unwavering focus to improving the lives and experiences of our citizens,” said County Manager Chris Coudriet.

Below are the New Hanover County programs that were acknowledged at the NACo Awards Luncheon on Sunday, July 24. You can view videos of the ten award winners here, or click on each title for the winning program’s video.


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