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Board of Commissioners approve funding to help create 152 new workforce housing units

Posted October 3, 2022 at 5:22 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePlanning and Land Use

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – At Monday’s meeting, the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners approved the use of $3 million to help fund a pair of projects that will … Read More »

New Hanover County seeking applicants for boards and committees

Posted September 29, 2022 at 8:34 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: Cape Fear … Read More »

Project Grace lease agreement not approved by LGC, County plans to continue moving forward with library and museum facility

Posted September 22, 2022 at 5:33 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The Local Government Commission (LGC), which oversees local government’s finances, failed to approve New Hanover County’s lease agreement with Zimmer Development for Project Grace. The … Read More »

Joint partnership between county and city aims to connect homeless with resources 

Posted September 19, 2022 at 9:59 am     Category: County CommissionersCounty ManagerNews ReleaseSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – At Monday’s meeting, the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved a pilot program with the City of Wilmington to help connect individuals experiencing … Read More »

Project Grace Update: MOU revisions & LGC meeting 

Posted September 16, 2022 at 6:15 pm     Category: County Commissioners

Update, Monday, September 19: The Board of Commissioners, at its regular meeting on September 19, approved the updates to the Memorandum of Understanding with Zimmer Development Company, as outlined below. … Read More »

County Commissioners, Manager appointed to National Association of Counties committees

Posted September 14, 2022 at 8:58 am     Category: County CommissionersCounty ManagerNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Commissioners Rob Zapple and Jonathan Barfield Jr., along with County Manager Chris Coudriet, have been appointed to multiple committees within the National … Read More »

Commissioners approve Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Strategy

Posted September 6, 2022 at 4:35 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic HealthSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – During Tuesday’s meeting, the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners unanimously adopted the county’s first Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Strategic Plan. This strategic plan … Read More »

New Hanover County seeking applicants for boards and committees

Posted September 2, 2022 at 2:48 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Notice

This notice has been updated as of September 16 to reflect additional appointment opportunities for the Cape Fear Museum Advisory Board. To provide opportunities for citizens to participate in county … Read More »

New Hanover County & local officials remain focused on emergency preparedness

Posted August 26, 2022 at 2:30 pm     Category: County CommissionersEmergency ManagementNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY – Proactively preparing for an emergency is something every citizen in New Hanover County should do. County officials are committed to leading in those efforts to be … Read More »

Op-Ed: September vote from LGC is a must for Project Grace lease agreement

Posted August 5, 2022 at 1:28 pm     Category: County Commissioners

Below is an editorial from the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners: It is a moment more than four years in the making and we, as a Board of Commissioners, … Read More »

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