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Ice Storm Warning

An Ice Storm Warning is in effect for New Hanover County.

County offices and facilities will be closed on Friday, January 21, and Saturday, January 22, as the forecast calls for freezing rain, hazardous road conditions & potential power outages.

Visit EmergencyNHC.com for more information and the latest from the National Weather Service.

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New Hanover County closes Public Libraries and Cape Fear Museum, limits gatherings at all facilities to 10 people

Posted March 17, 2020 at 1:06 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Beginning Wednesday, March 18, New Hanover County will close its Public Libraries and Cape Fear Museum to the public until further notice. The county’s parks … Read More »

New Hanover County to Open Public Health Coronavirus Call Center on Tuesday

Posted March 16, 2020 at 6:47 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County will open a Public Health Coronavirus Call Center on Tuesday, March 17 at 9 a.m. Residents with questions about the novel coronavirus … Read More »

New Hanover County Senior Resource Center suspending activities due to the COVID-19 virus

Posted March 15, 2020 at 2:26 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic HealthPublic NoticeSenior Resource Center

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County announced Friday that the Senior Resource Center’s recreation activities, programs and classes, including the Castle Hayne satellite site, will be suspended beginning … Read More »

New Hanover County & ILM Officials Issue Statement About Recent Traveler

Posted March 14, 2020 at 2:10 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

Below is a statement from New Hanover County and ILM Airport Officials: “New Hanover County Public Health and ILM Airport received notification from Brunswick County Public Health regarding a Brunswick … Read More »

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 »

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 »

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