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New Hanover County seeking applicants for boards and committees

Posted May 5, 2020 at 1:35 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 tests more than 180 people for COVID-19 in first week

Posted May 1, 2020 at 5:05 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County expanded diagnostic testing to all residents this week, and as of 4 p.m. on Friday, 186 people have been tested. Of those … Read More »

County-wide COVID-19 testing began today, residents remain under Stay At Home Order

Posted April 29, 2020 at 3:46 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County began its expanded diagnostic testing for COVID-19, with more than 100 residents scheduled to be tested today at the drive-through testing site. … Read More »

Public Notice: May 4, 2020 Board of County Commissioners meeting to be held via teleconference

Posted April 28, 2020 at 11:49 am     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Health

New Hanover County, NC – Notice is hereby given that the regular meeting of the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners scheduled for May 4, 2020 at 4 p.m. will … Read More »

New Hanover County lifts local restrictions, remains under Governor’s Stay At Home Order

Posted April 27, 2020 at 4:32 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Today, New Hanover County Board of Commissioners Chair Julia Olson-Boseman announced that she will not extend the county’s local restrictions put in place in response … Read More »

Screening begins Monday for expanded COVID-19 testing in New Hanover County

Posted April 26, 2020 at 2:45 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Health will expand COVID-19 testing in the county beginning this week, providing an opportunity for symptomatic residents to be pre-screened by … Read More »

State-wide Stay At Home Order extended through May 8, County will announce local order updates next week

Posted April 24, 2020 at 4:00 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – On Thursday, Governor Roy Cooper extended the state-wide Stay At Home Order for North Carolina and outlined a three-phase approach to opening the state, based … Read More »

COVID-19 Update: Food and Nutrition Services Expand for Eligible Households, Businesses Follow Social Distancing Measures

Posted April 22, 2020 at 5:24 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleasePublic HealthSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Changes to federal Food and Nutrition Services programs are increasing benefits for eligible households and helping families purchase food while maintaining physical distancing measures during … Read More »

Public Health Announces Two Deaths Related to COVID-19 in New Hanover County

Posted April 21, 2020 at 4:37 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Public Health officials were notified today of two additional confirmed deaths from COVID-19 in New Hanover County, bringing the total number of deaths in the … Read More »

NHRMC Partnership Proposals Released for Public Review

Posted April 21, 2020 at 11:55 am     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Details of how six organizations propose partnering with New Hanover Regional Medical Center to advance care in the region are now available online at NHRMCfuture.org. … Read More »

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