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Public Information Hotline Service Restored

Posted September 16, 2018 at 6:09 am     Category: Emergency News

The New Hanover County Public Information Hotline service has been restored. Residents can call (910) 798-6800 with questions. A backup phone number is also available at (910) 620-0860. The latest … Read More »

Public Information Hotline Experiencing Service Interruption, 911 Fully Operational

Posted September 16, 2018 at 2:04 am     Category: Emergency News

Callers to the New Hanover County public information hotline may be experiencing a busy signal due to a system interruption. The 911 center is operational, and citizens should call 911 … Read More »

County to open Landfill Sunday, ban on burning in place

Posted September 15, 2018 at 5:53 pm     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The public will be able to bring debris from Hurricane Florence to New Hanover County’s Landfill beginning Sunday, September 16 from 8 a.m. to 5 … Read More »

Media briefing to be held at 11:45 a.m.

Posted September 15, 2018 at 8:39 am     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – A media briefing will be held today, Saturday, September 15 at 11:45 a.m. to provide information about the latest information regarding Hurricane Florence. The briefing … Read More »

Media Briefing to be Held at 3:00p.m.

Posted September 14, 2018 at 1:06 pm     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – A media briefing will be held today, Friday, September 14, at 3:00 p.m. to provide information about the latest information regarding Hurricane Florence. The briefing … Read More »

City and County to Begin Curfews Tonight

Posted September 14, 2018 at 12:23 pm     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County and the City of Wilmington are issuing an order for curfews to begin tonight, Friday, September 14th at 10pm. Curfews are in … Read More »

Johnson Pre-K Shelter at Capacity

Posted September 13, 2018 at 9:47 am     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The Johnson Pre-K shelter is now at capacity. The following county shelters are still able to accept residents for evacuation: Trask Middle School, Eaton Elementary … Read More »

Media Briefing to be Held at 11:45 a.m.

Posted September 13, 2018 at 9:05 am     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – A media briefing will be held today, Thursday, September 13, at 11:45 a.m. to provide information about the latest weather update, shelters, storm preparations and … Read More »

Shelter Update in New Hanover County

Posted September 13, 2018 at 6:44 am     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The following shelters are still able to accept residents for evacuation: Trask Middle School, Eaton Elementary School, Codington Elementary, Johnson Pre-K Center, and Noble Middle … Read More »

Additional County Shelter Opening at 6 p.m. Today

Posted September 12, 2018 at 5:11 pm     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – For residents who are not able to travel to the inland shelter, an additional shelter will open at 6 p.m. at MCS Noble Middle School, … Read More »

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