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Statement from Chair Olson-Boseman about shooting in Long Leaf Park

Posted May 6, 2021 at 11:03 am     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

Below is a statement from Board of Commissioners Chair Julia Olson-Boseman regarding the shooting on May 5, 2021 at Long Leaf Park: I am saddened and shocked by last night’s … Read More »


COVID-19 Vaccine Walk-Up Clinics scheduled for Tuesday and Thursday next week, 45% of population now partially vaccinated

Posted May 5, 2021 at 4:27 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

New Hanover County Public Health has made it easy and convenient to get a COVID-19 vaccine with walk-up clinics available each week for residents to get a free vaccine. The … Read More »


New Hanover County seeking applicants for boards and committees

Posted May 4, 2021 at 4:03 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – 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 … Read More »


Statement from Chair Olson-Boseman about Agreement to Fight Opioid Epidemic

Posted April 30, 2021 at 1:25 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

Below is a statement from New Hanover County Board of Commissioners Chair Julia Olson-Boseman regarding the recent announcement (included below) by Attorney General Josh Stein and the North Carolina Association … Read More »


COVID-19 Vaccination Walk-Up Sites Available Saturday, Monday and Wednesday

Posted April 29, 2021 at 1:46 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

New Hanover County Public Health will offer walk-up COVID-19 vaccine clinics on Saturday, May 1, Monday, May 3, and Wednesday, May 5. The details and locations for each day are below: SATURDAY, MAY 1: Health & … Read More »


A Message to our Residents: Get Vaccinated So We Can Build Community Immunity

Posted April 28, 2021 at 3:53 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

While everyone over 16 is now eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine and vaccinations are increasing, the community is still not at a level of herd immunity to protect us from … Read More »


COVID-19 Walk-Up Vaccination Sites on April 26 and 27, no appointment needed

Posted April 23, 2021 at 9:27 am     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

New Hanover County Public Health is offering two walk-up COVID-19 vaccine clinics on Monday, April 26 and Tuesday, April 27 at the Schwartz Center in downtown Wilmington and Independence Mall. No … Read More »


Public Health administers more than 50,000 vaccines since December 

Posted April 21, 2021 at 3:31 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Health and Human Services’ Public Health reached a milestone this week: administering its 50,000th dose of the COVID-19 vaccine in our community. In … Read More »


New Hanover County statement following Chauvin trial verdict

Posted April 20, 2021 at 5:14 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

Below is a statement from New Hanover County Board of Commissioners Chair Julia Olson-Boseman following the guilty verdict in the Derek Chauvin murder trial of George Floyd: “Our Nation has … Read More »


New Hanover County drive-thru Medicaid Health Plan and Resource Fair rescheduled to May 1

Posted April 20, 2021 at 3:53 pm     Category: News ReleaseSocial Services

Due to forecasted inclement weather, this event has been RESCHEDULED to Saturday May 1, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the New Hanover County Health and Human Services building … Read More »


Walk-Up Pfizer Vaccination Clinics Available on April 20 – No Appointment Needed

Posted April 19, 2021 at 3:38 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

New Hanover County Health and Human Services’ Public Health will be accepting COVID-19 vaccine walk-ups, with no appointment needed, at its three Pfizer vaccine clinics on Tuesday, April 20. Each location and … Read More »


New Hanover County offering walk-up COVID-19 vaccinations on Monday and Tuesday, appointments also available

Posted April 18, 2021 at 12:45 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

  WALK-UP PFIZER VACCINATION CLINICS New Hanover County Health and Human Services’ Public Health will be accepting COVID vaccine walk-ups, with no appointment needed, at their building located at 1650 Greenfield Street … Read More »


NHC Public Health COVID-19 vaccination appointments open for April 19 & 20 

Posted April 16, 2021 at 8:53 am     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

Appointments are open for anyone age 16 and older (Groups 1 through 5 of the state’s vaccination plan) to receive their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine through New Hanover County Health and Human Services’ Public Health.  … Read More »


Nina Britt receives Telecommunicator of the Year Award for New Hanover County

Posted April 15, 2021 at 4:18 pm     Category: 911 CommunicationsNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County 911 Communications presented its Mary Antley Telecommunicator of the Year Award on Wednesday to Telecommunicator Nina Britt, who has been with the … Read More »


New Hanover County Fire Rescue rededicates 421 North Fire Station after renovations

Posted April 15, 2021 at 2:08 pm     Category: Fire RescueNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Fire Rescue (NHCFR) rededicated Fire Station 12, located on US-421 North, today in a ceremony with local officials and fire rescue personnel. … Read More »


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