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New Hanover County provides update on school and community safety, launches public input survey

Posted October 18, 2021 at 10:54 am     Category: County CommissionersCounty ManagerNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – At today’s Board of Commissioners meeting, County Manager Chris Coudriet provided an update to the board on the progress for school safety investments and community … Read More »

Ongoing COVID vaccines, seasonal flu shots offered by New Hanover County Public Health 

Posted October 14, 2021 at 3:50 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – As local COVID-19 metrics keep trending in a positive direction, New Hanover County Public Health officials continue to encourage residents to get vaccinated for COVID-19 and the seasonal flu as well.   “When it comes to COVID-19, we are certainly … Read More »

Free broadband service available for eligible New Hanover County residents 

Posted October 12, 2021 at 3:11 pm     Category: Information TechnologyNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County residents in need of in-home internet access have an opportunity to apply for and receive free broadband service based on certain criteria … Read More »

Community to host 1898 Commemoration Events in November

Posted October 11, 2021 at 3:17 pm     Category: County CommissionersDiversity & EquityNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County and the City of Wilmington are joining several local organizations and partners to commemorate the 123rd anniversary of the 1898 Wilmington Massacre and … Read More »

Public Health urges vaccination as COVID-19 metrics improve, expands booster shot clinic

Posted October 7, 2021 at 4:48 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Health officials continue to urge residents to get vaccinated against COVID-19 as countywide metrics show signs of improvement following spikes in … Read More »

Project Grace Update: Schematic Design Complete, Community Opportunity to Name Building

Posted October 4, 2021 at 5:27 pm     Category: Cape Fear MuseumLibraryNews ReleaseStrategy

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County is in the design stages for a new county building in downtown Wilmington that will create a purpose-built Public Library adjacent to … Read More »

New Hanover County announces new Chief Information Officer

Posted October 4, 2021 at 1:06 pm     Category: Information TechnologyNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County has selected Sunny Hwang to serve as the new chief information officer (CIO) for the county beginning November 30, 2021, following the … Read More »

Public Notice: Soil & Water Conservation District Board of Supervisors to meet virtually October 6 and remaining 2021 dates

Posted October 1, 2021 at 4:16 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 meet virtually on Wednesday, October 6, 2021, at … Read More »

New Hanover County seeking applicants for boards and committees

Posted October 1, 2021 at 2:32 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleaseOtherPublic 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: New Hanover … Read More »

Tamera “Ty” Young recognized as first recipient of the New Hanover County Commission for Women Inspiration Award

Posted October 1, 2021 at 11:51 am     Category: Diversity & EquityNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Commission for Women has recognized Tamera “Ty” Young as the first recipient of its inaugural Inspiration Award for being an example … Read More »

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