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29th Consecutive Budget Award presented to New Hanover County

Posted July 29, 2020 at 10:37 am     Category: FinanceNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County, for the 29th consecutive year, has been granted the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United … Read More »

Public Notice: New Hanover County Health & Human Services Board to consider revised rule prohibiting e-cigarettes, opens public comment

Posted July 28, 2020 at 4:19 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic HealthPublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that, at its meeting on Tuesday, August 18, at 8 a.m., the New Hanover County Health and Human Services Board will … Read More »

Sheryl Kelly named newest Assistant County Manager, Kathy Stoute to retire in September

Posted July 28, 2020 at 1:20 pm     Category: County ManagerNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Sheryl Kelly has been selected to serve as an Assistant County Manager for New Hanover County beginning Tuesday, August 25. Kelly has been the county’s … Read More »

Partnership Advisory Group to hold Community Forums, offers speaking opportunities to local groups

Posted July 27, 2020 at 10:45 am     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Members of the Partnership Advisory Group (PAG) will hold a series of Facebook Live Community Forums to continue their efforts to engage the community and … Read More »

New Hanover County COVID-19 weekly update: Three more deaths, slight decrease in percent of positive tests

Posted July 24, 2020 at 4:53 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleaseOtherPublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Health officials were notified of three deaths of county residents from COVID-19 this week and are monitoring 13 outbreaks and clusters … Read More »

New Hanover County Announces Linda Thompson as Chief Diversity and Equity Officer

Posted July 23, 2020 at 3:04 pm     Category: County ManagerDiversity & EquityNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County announced today that Linda Thompson has been named the Chief Diversity and Equity Officer and will lead the county’s newly-established Office of … Read More »

New Hanover County COVID-19 weekly update: Additional deaths, hospitalizations & outbreaks reported

Posted July 17, 2020 at 4:56 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County health officials were notified of an additional three deaths of county residents from COVID-19 over the past two days and are monitoring … Read More »

New Hanover County earns five national achievement awards for innovation

Posted July 16, 2020 at 11:13 am     Category: Environmental ManagementFinanceLibraryNews ReleaseParks and GardensStrategy

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County has been recognized with five Achievement Awards from the National Association of Counties (NACo) for the county’s composting program, stormwater management at … Read More »

New Hanover County renames Hugh MacRae Park to Long Leaf Park

Posted July 14, 2020 at 12:08 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – At its meeting on Monday, July 13, the majority of the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners approved changing the name of Hugh MacRae Park … Read More »

Commissioners vote to begin negotiations with Novant Health, UNC Health and UNC School of Medicine

Posted July 13, 2020 at 7:15 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Commissioners voted, 4-1, at this evening’s meeting to move forward with negotiations between New Hanover County, New Hanover Regional Medical Center (NHRMC) … Read More »

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