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County plans to resume normal operations Saturday as impacts from Hurricane Ian move out of area 

Posted September 30, 2022 at 4:54 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews Release

This news release has been updated as of Saturday, October 1 at 9 a.m. with Parks openings and updates. NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Wind gusts from Hurricane Ian continue … Read More »

New Hanover County offices, attractions & courts closed Friday, September 30

Posted September 30, 2022 at 7:14 am     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County is currently under a Hurricane Watch and a Tropical Storm Warning from Hurricane Ian. The storm has shifted slightly to the east … Read More »

New Hanover County actively monitoring Hurricane Ian

Posted September 28, 2022 at 5:10 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Emergency Management officials are closely monitoring Hurricane Ian and any potential impacts for our area. At this time, based on information from the … Read More »

CERT Training prepares residents to respond and help neighbors in emergencies

Posted September 23, 2022 at 11:30 am     Category: Emergency ManagementNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Registration is open to New Hanover County residents for the upcoming Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training, which begins Tuesday, October 4. CERT training is designed to provide … 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 »

Hurricane preparedness starts now as season approaches

Posted May 3, 2022 at 9:00 am     Category: Emergency ManagementNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – May 1-7 is National Hurricane Preparedness Week and with the start of the 2022 Atlantic hurricane season less than a month away, it is important … Read More »

First conference of Local Emergency Planning Committee highlights preparedness 

Posted February 16, 2022 at 4:20 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – More than two dozen government agencies from New Hanover and Pender counties, other local municipalities, and private business partners from across the region came together at the Wilmington … Read More »

Residents should prepare for ice storm, New Hanover County facilities to close Friday and Saturday 

Posted January 20, 2022 at 1:24 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – An Ice Storm Warning is in effect for New Hanover County and impacts of freezing rain and ice are expected to begin in our area … Read More »

Lunch and Learn sessions offer guidance on safety, emergency preparedness

Posted December 30, 2021 at 12:33 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Community members interested in learning ways they can prepare to stay safe in the face of potential disasters have an opportunity to do so through … Read More »

CERT Training prepares residents to help themselves & others in a disaster, virtual and in-person options available

Posted September 24, 2021 at 2:43 pm     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 Tuesday, October 5, and is being offered both in-person … Read More »

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