NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The Johnson Pre-K shelter is now at capacity. The following county shelters are still able to accept residents for evacuation: Trask Middle School, Eaton Elementary School, Codington Elementary, and Noble Middle School.
Those seeking emergency shelter should bring their own bedding, including blankets and pillows, prescription medications and other necessary items. No alcohol, illegal drugs or weapons are permitted. Learn more about shelter information on the EmergencyNHC.com website.
New Hanover County Emergency Management continues to operate the Emergency Operations Center and Joint Information Center. Anyone with questions about evacuating or shelter openings can call the public information hotline telephone number at (910) 798-6800.
The latest information regarding Hurricane Florence can be found on the EmergencyNHC.com website.
Media Information Line: 910-798-6876