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Public Notice: December 13 Agenda Review Canceled

Posted December 11, 2018 at 4:49 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the Agenda Review meeting of the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners scheduled for Thursday, December 13, 2018 at 4 … Read More »

County Residents Encouraged to Have All Hurricane Debris Curbside by December 10

Posted December 6, 2018 at 4:26 pm     Category: Environmental ManagementHurricane RecoveryNews ReleaseOther

New Hanover County, NC – Crews are beginning the final phase of removal of vegetative and demolition debris related to Hurricane Florence cleanup and residents in the unincorporated areas of … Read More »

New Hanover County seeking applicants for boards and committees

Posted December 4, 2018 at 2:44 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – To provide opportunities for citizens to participate in county government, the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners is seeking interested citizens to apply for appointment … Read More »

New Hanover County Board of Commissioners Take Oath of Office, Elect Chair & Vice-Chair

Posted December 3, 2018 at 4:58 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Re-elected Commissioner Rob Zapple and newly-elected Commissioner Julia Olson-Boseman took the oath of office on December 3 during the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners’ … Read More »

Hazard Mitigation Grant Programs Available in New Hanover County

Posted November 30, 2018 at 2:50 pm     Category: Hurricane RecoveryNews Release

New Hanover County, NC – New Hanover County received notice this week that funds are available in FEMA’s Hazard Mitigation Grant Programs. These programs can help property owners relocate, elevate … Read More »

Delayed opening for New Hanover County Courthouse on Monday

Posted November 29, 2018 at 5:03 pm     Category: CourtsNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Courthouse will open at 9 a.m. on Monday, December 3 due to the swearing-in ceremonies for the Clerk of Superior Court’s Office … Read More »

Heating cost assistance available in New Hanover County

Posted November 28, 2018 at 2:04 pm     Category: News ReleaseSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County will begin taking applications on Monday, December 3 for the state’s Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP) for qualified households. The program provides … 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 »

Update: Fiber outage impacting county buildings has been repaired

Posted November 20, 2018 at 9:50 pm     Category: HealthNews ReleaseSenior Resource CenterSocial Services

UPDATE – November 21 at 5:15 p.m. The fiber network has been repaired to the county’s Senior Resource Center, Public Health and Social Services buildings. The phone lines, internet and computer … Read More »

Recycle holiday lights in New Hanover County

Posted November 19, 2018 at 1:25 pm     Category: Environmental ManagementLibraryNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County’s Public Library and Environmental Management Department are partnering with Keep New Hanover Beautiful for a second year to recycle holiday lights. Beginning … Read More »

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