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Safety precautions strongly encouraged as COVID metrics rise

Posted December 9, 2021 at 2:46 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – With COVID-19 monitoring data seeing a sizable uptick in recent weeks, officials with New Hanover County Health and Human Services are strongly encouraging area residents … Read More »

Burn Ban lifted for unincorporated areas of New Hanover County

Posted December 8, 2021 at 3:21 pm     Category: Fire RescueNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County officials have lifted the ban on open burning in the unincorporated areas of the county. The local ban was implemented on November … Read More »

New Hanover County seeking applicants for boards and committees

Posted December 7, 2021 at 4:07 pm     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: New Hanover … Read More »

Board of Commissioners Elects Olson-Boseman as Chair and Hays as Vice Chair

Posted December 6, 2021 at 4:32 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – At its regular meeting on Monday, December 6, 2021, the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners elected Julia Olson-Boseman as chair and Deb Hays as … Read More »

Health and Human Services monitoring Omicron variant, continuing to build Pandemic Operations Team 

Posted December 2, 2021 at 3:18 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – As information regarding the Omicron variant of COVID-19 continues to develop thanks to global scientific research, New Hanover County Health and Human Services encourages residents to stay vigilant in the fight against COVID-19, potential variants and the … Read More »

New Hanover County Fire Rescue recognizes Blake Turner as Fire Officer of the Year

Posted December 1, 2021 at 9:04 am     Category: Fire RescueNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Captain Blake Turner’s work training firefighters with New Hanover County Fire Rescue (NHCFR) has always been to the highest standards, but his efforts outside of that role caught the attention of his … Read More »

Survey highlights citizens feelings on safety in schools, community 

Posted November 30, 2021 at 4:12 pm     Category: County CommissionersCounty ManagerNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – At Tuesday’s joint meeting of the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners and New Hanover County Board of Education, members were provided with an overview of the … Read More »

Burn ban in effect for unincorporated areas of New Hanover County

Posted November 30, 2021 at 8:56 am     Category: Fire RescueNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – In conjunction with a statewide burning ban issued by the North Carolina Department of Agriculture’s Division of Foresty on Monday, New Hanover County Fire Rescue … Read More »

Senior Resource Center opening new nutrition site on December 1

Posted November 23, 2021 at 2:49 pm     Category: News ReleaseSenior Resource Center

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Starting December 1, seniors in New Hanover County will have a new location where they can receive nutritious meals at no cost. The Senior Resource … Read More »

Tufanna Bradley continues to enhance leadership expertise by completing fellowship program

Posted November 22, 2021 at 2:45 pm     Category: County ManagerNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – As one of New Hanover County’s impressive and motivated leaders, Assistant County Manager Tufanna Bradley has added an additional credit to her toolkit, recently completing … Read More »

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