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Ten County Programs Receive National Recognition

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Ten innovative programs in New Hanover County were recognized this week by the National Association of Counties (NACo) through the Achievement Awards Program. The awards … Read More »

New Hanover County Adds Recycling Drop-Off Location

Posted July 15, 2016 at 1:21 pm     Category: Environmental ManagementNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County’s Department of Environmental Management is pleased to announce the opening of its newest recycling drop-off site in Castle Hayne. The new site, … Read More »

Storm Debris Collection Announced

Posted May 6, 2016 at 3:34 pm     Category: Communications & OutreachEnvironmental ManagementNews Release

New Hanover County, N.C. – Starting on Monday, May 9, New Hanover County will collect vegetative yard debris for residents in the Middle Sound Loop area who were impacted by … Read More »

Annual Christmas Tree Collection Program for New Hanover County Residents

Posted December 15, 2015 at 9:00 am     Category: Communications & OutreachEnvironmental ManagementNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Beginning on December 26, 2015 through February 2, 2016, New Hanover County residents can drop off  Christmas trees at no cost. Please remember to remove all … Read More »

NHC Landfill expansion hits milestone

Posted July 22, 2015 at 3:06 pm     Category: Environmental ManagementNews Release

(New Hanover County)– New Hanover County’s plan to expand and extend the life of its landfill has reached a milestone.  The Department of Environmental Management has received notification that the … Read More »

New Hanover County and City of Wilmington Finalize Agreement to Keep more Recyclables out of County Landfill

Posted June 30, 2015 at 3:55 pm     Category: Environmental ManagementNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County and city of Wilmington have finalized an agreement that will help keep more recyclables out of the county landfill. The agreement with Sonoco … Read More »

Community Health & Safety Expo coming to the Schwartz Center June 27

Posted June 22, 2015 at 2:37 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEnvironmental ManagementFinanceFire RescueNews ReleasePublic HealthSheriff

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County’s largest community health and safety event of the year will be held from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 27, 2015 … Read More »

Christmas Tree Recycling begins Dec. 26 in New Hanover County

Posted December 22, 2014 at 2:04 pm     Category: Environmental ManagementNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Free Christmas tree recycling will begin the day after the Christmas holiday for New Hanover County residents. The New Hanover County Environmental Management department asks residents … Read More »

New Hanover County to hold paint collection event

Posted October 1, 2014 at 10:50 am     Category: Environmental ManagementNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County’s Environmental Management Department will be holding a paint collection event for county residents on Friday, Oct. 10 from 11 a.m. to 3 … Read More »

New Hanover libraries now offer battery recycling drop-off

Posted August 18, 2014 at 1:23 pm     Category: Environmental ManagementNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Residents of New Hanover County can begin taking spent batteries to any New Hanover County Public Library location for recycling.  This convenient service is the … Read More »

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