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New Hanover County encourages community to prepare, but don’t panic

Posted March 13, 2020 at 4:54 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY – New Hanover County has provided community information, consistent with State and CDC guidance, to enhance proactive and prevention measures for COVID-19. A document with that local … Read More »

Residents being tested for COVID-19. No confirmed cases yet, but community guidance enhanced

Posted March 13, 2020 at 1:17 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Health has been made aware of several residents being tested for COVID-19. Public Health will be monitoring each person identified as … Read More »

New Hanover County encourages residents to follow the state’s mitigation recommendations

Posted March 12, 2020 at 5:29 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Today, Governor Roy Cooper and state health officials announced additional mitigation measures statewide to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. Those recommendations are below, and … Read More »

New Hanover County Recommends Social Distancing for Those At-Risk, Implements Event Guidance in Preparation of COVID-19

Posted March 10, 2020 at 4:40 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County officials are recommending those at risk of serious illness from the novel coronavirus, officially known as COVID-19, to begin practicing social distancing, … Read More »

New Hanover County Health Officials Offer Advice for Residents to Prevent and Prepare for COVID-19

Posted March 6, 2020 at 5:29 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – There are currently no confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus COVID-19 in New Hanover County, but public health officials are encouraging residents to actively work … Read More »

No confirmed cases of novel coronavirus in New Hanover County, but preparation underway

Posted February 27, 2020 at 11:37 am     Category: Emergency ManagementNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County has been monitoring the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) over the last two months with state and local partners, and is taking proactive steps … Read More »

Public Notice: New Hanover County Seeking Public Assistance Funding for Reimbursement for Repairs to Seabreeze Communications Tower Building

Posted January 17, 2020 at 11:36 am     Category: Emergency ManagementNews ReleasePublic NoticeRecovery & Resilience

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC –  New Hanover County is seeking reimbursement in the amount of $60,707.73 through the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Public Assistance program for repairs made to … Read More »

New Hanover County leaders receive community accolades & appointments

Posted October 25, 2019 at 8:21 am     Category: Communications & OutreachCounty ManagerEmergency ManagementLibraryNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Several New Hanover County leaders have been recognized recently with awards, nominations, and appointments for their work in the community and with the county: County … Read More »

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 »

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