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Community invited to take survey and attend meeting about reducing risks from natural disasters

Posted October 17, 2019 at 9:33 am     Category: Communications & OutreachEmergency ManagementEngineeringNews ReleaseOtherPlanning and Land Use

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The public is invited to learn about regional strategies to protect life and property from natural disasters at a hazard mitigation informational meeting on October … Read More »

New Hanover County to provide 1,000 free flu vaccines on October 12

Posted October 3, 2019 at 3:04 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Health, in collaboration with community partners, will offer a free flu vaccination event on Saturday, October 12, from 10 a.m. to … Read More »

New Hanover County Urges Residents to Update Emergency Plans and Kits

Posted May 6, 2019 at 5:09 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementHurricane RecoveryNews Release

May 5-11 is North Carolina Hurricane Preparedness Week New Hanover County – The New Hanover County Board of Commissioners have proclaimed May 5-11 as Hurricane Preparedness Week, and encourage residents … Read More »

Public Notice: Commissioners to attend Hurricane Florence briefing, media statement to follow

Posted September 9, 2018 at 6:34 pm     Category: County CommissionersEmergency ManagementNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners, along with various community leaders, will be attending a briefing on Monday, September … Read More »

CERT Training prepares residents to help themselves & others in a disaster

Posted August 17, 2018 at 10:29 am     Category: Emergency ManagementNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County residents are encouraged to register for the upcoming Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training, which begins Thursday, September 13. CERT training is … Read More »

New Hanover County to hold annual hurricane exercise

Posted April 2, 2018 at 12:26 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Government is holding its annual hurricane exercise this week on Tuesday, April 3 and Wednesday, April 4 at the county’s Emergency Operations Center … Read More »

Learn what to do in a disaster and how to help your family and neighbors

Posted February 23, 2018 at 11:02 am     Category: Emergency ManagementNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County residents are encouraged to register for the upcoming Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training, which begins Thursday, March 15. CERT training is … Read More »

Public Safety Website Launched for Wells Fargo Championship Golf Tournament

Posted March 31, 2017 at 1:21 pm     Category: Communications & OutreachEmergency ManagementNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – To ensure the community has the most accurate and up-to-date information, New Hanover County has developed a webpage with important public safety and community information … Read More »

Public Meeting for Resilient Redevelopment Planning

Posted March 16, 2017 at 9:43 am     Category: Emergency ManagementNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Emergency Management, in partnership with North Carolina Emergency Management, will hold a public meeting on Wednesday, March 22 to introduce the community … Read More »

Registration continues for Community Emergency Response Team Training (CERT)

Posted February 10, 2017 at 9:36 am     Category: Emergency ManagementNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – With the deadline fast approaching, New Hanover County residents can still register for upcoming Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training which begins Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017.  Remaining … Read More »

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