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Well water safety, mosquito control, safety tips & more from New Hanover County

Posted September 9, 2019 at 5:34 pm     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Health and Human Services is providing tips and tools to help residents and businesses clean up and stay safe after Hurricane Dorian. … Read More »

New Hanover County Emergency Operations Center Stands Down

Posted September 7, 2019 at 3:07 am     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Emergency Operations Center, Joint Information Center, and Emergency Public Information Center, will be de-activated as of 7 am September 7th. EmergencyNHC.com … Read More »

Hurricane Dorian recovery updates for New Hanover County

Posted September 6, 2019 at 6:34 pm     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Read below for important Hurricane Dorian recovery updates. COUNTY OFFICES AND ATTRACTIONSNew Hanover County is beginning to modify emergency operations in preparation to return to … Read More »

Important Updates from New Hanover County

Posted September 6, 2019 at 11:09 am     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Hurricane Dorian passed by the coast of New Hanover County in the early morning hours Friday, and the County is now working on recovery efforts. … Read More »

Additional New Hanover County Shelter to Open Today at 6:30 p.m. 

Posted September 4, 2019 at 5:17 pm     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Eaton Elementary School, located at 6701 Gordon Rd. in Wilmington, will open at 6:30 p.m. today for residents who are seeking shelter. Eaton is not … Read More »

New Hanover County officials declare a State of Emergency

Posted September 3, 2019 at 4:57 pm     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – A State of Emergency has been declared for New Hanover County effective today, September 3 at 5 p.m. in advance of Hurricane Dorian. “Hurricane Dorian … Read More »

Officials issue evacuation orders & open shelters in advance of Hurricane Dorian

Posted September 3, 2019 at 12:13 pm     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – In advance of Hurricane Dorian, a mandatory evacuation order has been issued for residents and visitors of Carolina Beach, Kure Beach, Wrightsville Beach and Figure … Read More »

Hurricane Dorian Media Briefing Tomorrow at Noon

Posted September 2, 2019 at 6:11 pm     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – A media briefing will be held tomorrow, Tuesday, September 3 at noon, to provide information about the latest forecast for Hurricane Dorian, as well as … Read More »

New Hanover County to activate Emergency Operations Center & close county offices

Posted September 2, 2019 at 12:20 pm     Category: Emergency News

New Hanover County, NC – In preparation for Hurricane Dorian, New Hanover County will activate the Emergency Operations Center (EOC) beginning at 7 a.m. on Tuesday, September 3. County employees, … Read More »

New Hanover County Updates for Hurricane Florence Recovery

Posted October 12, 2018 at 12:53 pm     Category: Emergency NewsHurricane Recovery

Below are several key updates as New Hanover County residents recover from Hurricane Florence. Debris Update New Hanover County has collected 349,833 cubic yards of vegetative debris and 573 cubic … Read More »

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