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Codington at Capacity, Additional County Shelter to Open; Media Briefing at 5:30 p.m.

Posted September 12, 2018 at 4:25 pm     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Codington Elementary School is now at capacity. Eaton Elementary School will open at 5:30 p.m. today for residents who are seeking shelter but cannot leave … Read More »

Additional Inland Shelter Opening, Final Buses Leaving for Winston-Salem at 6 p.m.

Posted September 12, 2018 at 3:16 pm     Category: Emergency News

Johnson at capacity, Codington opening at 3:30 p.m. NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum will open to shelter citizens at 6 p.m. today. Two buses will … Read More »

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

Posted September 12, 2018 at 10:55 am     Category: Emergency News

A media briefing will be held today, Wednesday, September 12, at 11:45 a.m. to provide information about the latest weather update, shelters, storm preparations and protective action decisions for our … Read More »

Trask Shelter at Capacity, Inland Shelters Open in Wake County

Posted September 12, 2018 at 10:09 am     Category: Emergency News

The Trask Middle School Shelter is at capacity. Residents are encouraged to seek shelter inland at Southeast Raleigh High School and Garner High School. Buses will be at the Government … Read More »

Shelters Open in Wake County for New Hanover County Residents

Posted September 12, 2018 at 12:19 am     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Additional shelters will open today at 7 a.m. at the Southeast Raleigh Magnet High School, 2600 Rock Quarry Rd, Raleigh, NC 27610 and Garner High … Read More »

Inland shelter changed, additional buses running Wednesday

Posted September 11, 2018 at 6:06 pm     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County has just been informed by our state partners that the location of the Raleigh shelter has been moved to Knightdale High School, … Read More »

Emergency Operations Center to activate, Media Briefing to be held

Posted September 11, 2018 at 11:23 am     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Emergency Management will activate the Emergency Operations Center (EOC), which includes the Joint Information Center (JIC) on Tuesday at noon in anticipation … Read More »

Shelter Opens in Raleigh for New Hanover County residents

Posted September 11, 2018 at 9:19 am     Category: Emergency News

UPDATE: The location of the Raleigh shelter has been moved to Knightdale High School, located at 100 Bryan Chalk Lane in Knightdale, NC. NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – At 6 … Read More »

Evacuations Recommended, County Shelter to Open

Posted September 10, 2018 at 5:47 pm     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – For safety purposes, New Hanover County Emergency Management is recommending a voluntary evacuation for all of New Hanover County, including Carolina Beach, Kure Beach, Wrightsville … Read More »

New Hanover County Government Offices and Attractions Closing Tuesday at Noon

Posted September 10, 2018 at 2:54 pm     Category: Emergency News

New Hanover County, NC – In preparation for Hurricane Florence, the following agencies and services of New Hanover County will close at noon on Tuesday, September 11 and will remain … Read More »

Communications and Outreach: 230 Government Center Drive, Suite 195 • Wilmington, NC 28403 • Phone 910-798-7461 • Fax 910-798-7277