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Hurricane Ian Update

New Hanover County is no longer under any storm watches or warnings. Visit EmergencyNHC.com for more information.

New Hanover County services and attractions will resume normal operations on Saturday, October 1. Learn more here.

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County plans to resume normal operations Saturday as impacts from Hurricane Ian move out of area 

Posted September 30, 2022 at 4:54 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews Release

This news release has been updated as of Saturday, October 1 at 9 a.m. with Parks openings and updates. NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Wind gusts from Hurricane Ian continue … Read More »

New Hanover County offices, attractions & courts closed Friday, September 30

Posted September 30, 2022 at 7:14 am     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County is currently under a Hurricane Watch and a Tropical Storm Warning from Hurricane Ian. The storm has shifted slightly to the east … Read More »

New Hanover County seeking applicants for boards and committees

Posted September 29, 2022 at 8:34 am     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Notice

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 to the following: Cape Fear … Read More »

New Hanover County actively monitoring Hurricane Ian

Posted September 28, 2022 at 5:10 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Emergency Management officials are closely monitoring Hurricane Ian and any potential impacts for our area. At this time, based on information from the … Read More »

Residents encouraged to learn more, attend information sessions for quarter-cent transportation sales tax

Posted September 27, 2022 at 10:18 am     Category: Communications & OutreachNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County will be partnering in the community to hold pop-up information sessions for the quarter-cent transportation sales tax that will be on the … Read More »

CERT Training prepares residents to respond and help neighbors in emergencies

Posted September 23, 2022 at 11:30 am     Category: Emergency ManagementNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Registration is open to New Hanover County residents for the upcoming Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training, which begins Tuesday, October 4. CERT training is designed to provide … Read More »

Project Grace lease agreement not approved by LGC, County plans to continue moving forward with library and museum facility

Posted September 22, 2022 at 5:33 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The Local Government Commission (LGC), which oversees local government’s finances, failed to approve New Hanover County’s lease agreement with Zimmer Development for Project Grace. The … Read More »

New Hanover Soil & Water Conservation District to hold special meeting September 27, change October meeting date

Posted September 22, 2022 at 1:46 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic NoticeSoil and Water Conservation

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover Soil and Water Conservation District Board of Supervisors will hold a special meeting on Tuesday, September 27, … Read More »

Joint partnership between county and city aims to connect homeless with resources 

Posted September 19, 2022 at 9:59 am     Category: County CommissionersCounty ManagerNews ReleaseSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – At Monday’s meeting, the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved a pilot program with the City of Wilmington to help connect individuals experiencing … Read More »

New Hanover County offers COVID vaccines, updated boosters and flu vaccines, free to all residents 

Posted September 16, 2022 at 8:54 am     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County COVID metrics continue to improve, resulting in the county remaining at the Low CDC Community Level for another week. The Pandemic Operations Center … Read More »

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