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New Hanover County Fire Rescue to dedicate new Ogden Station

Posted March 21, 2019 at 3:51 pm     Category: Fire ServicesNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Fire Rescue is hosting a dedication ceremony for the new Fire Station 16 in Ogden. The ceremony will take place on Thursday, March … Read More »

New Hanover County Fire Rescue Launches Explorer Post Program

Posted January 31, 2019 at 3:52 pm     Category: Fire ServicesNews Release

New Hanover County, NC – New Hanover County Fire Rescue (NHCFR) is launching a new Explorer Post Program, inviting youth ages 14-18 to learn about firefighting, participate in activities and … Read More »

New Hanover County Fire Rescue to Conduct Live Fire Training Exercise Monday

Posted December 13, 2018 at 10:26 am     Category: Fire ServicesNews Release

New Hanover County, NC – New Hanover County Fire Rescue (NHCFR), in conjunction with Cape Fear Community College, will conduct a live fire training at 6724 Carolina Beach Road, on … Read More »

Burn Ban Lifted in New Hanover County

Posted November 26, 2018 at 10:02 am     Category: Fire ServicesHurricane RecoveryNews Release

New Hanover County, NC – New Hanover County officials have lifted the ban on open burning in the unincorporated areas of the county as of today, Monday, November 26. “With … Read More »

Two New Hanover County initiatives receive statewide honor

Posted August 31, 2018 at 9:37 am     Category: Fire ServicesNews ReleaseSheriffStrategy

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County recently received two Local Government Federal Credit Union (LGFCU) Excellence in Innovation Awards given by the North Carolina Association of County Commissioners (NCACC). … Read More »

New Hanover County Receives Six National Awards for Innovation

Posted July 16, 2018 at 1:58 pm     Category: Community Justice ServicesCounty ManagerFire ServicesLibraryNews ReleaseSenior Resource CenterSheriff

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County has been recognized with six Achievement Awards from the National Association of Counties (NACo). The six awarded programs help to increase a … Read More »

New Hanover County Fire Rescue to dedicate new fire engine

Posted July 3, 2018 at 11:22 am     Category: Fire ServicesNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Fire Rescue will dedicate its newest fire engine on Tuesday, July 10 at 9 a.m. at the Myrtle Grove Fire Station, located at … Read More »

New Hanover County to conduct public safety exercise at Government Center building

Posted October 16, 2017 at 12:56 pm     Category: County ManagerFire ServicesNews ReleaseSheriff

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – On Thursday, October 19, approximately 6-11 p.m., New Hanover County will hold a large-scale simulation and active shooter exercise at the Government Center, located at … Read More »

Ogden Fire Station Groundbreaking

Posted July 26, 2017 at 9:20 am     Category: Fire ServicesNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Fire Rescue will be breaking ground on a new fire station to replace Station 16 in Ogden. The groundbreaking ceremony will take … Read More »

NHC Fire Rescue moving to temporary location while new station is built

Posted July 18, 2017 at 4:56 pm     Category: Fire ServicesNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Fire Rescue moved equipment and staff from its Ogden station, located at 7375 Market Street in Wilmington, to a temporary location today. … Read More »

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