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New Hanover County highlights Mosquito Control Awareness Week

Posted June 28, 2016 at 10:53 am     Category: HealthNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The American Mosquito Control Association (AMCA) has declared the week of June 26 – July 1, 2016 as “National Mosquito Control Awareness Week.” Mosquito education … Read More »

Chestnut Street entrance to Main New Hanover County Library closed

Posted June 24, 2016 at 1:20 pm     Category: LibraryNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The Chestnut Street entrance to New Hanover County’s Main Public Library will be closed for approximately one month because of construction, beginning Monday, June 27. … Read More »

Board of Elections Increases Efforts to Inform Voters

Posted June 22, 2016 at 10:11 am     Category: ElectionsNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Elections is increasing its efforts to inform the voters of New Hanover County about important election dates relating to … Read More »

New Hanover County Senior Resource Fair to Answer Questions, Encourage Self-Advocacy

Posted June 14, 2016 at 9:40 am     Category: News ReleaseSenior Resource Center

New Hanover County, NC – New Hanover County’s Senior Resource Center will host a Senior Resource Fair on Wednesday, June 29 from 9:30 a.m.-noon in coordination with Congressman David Rouzer. … Read More »

New Hanover County Board of Health Selects New Public Health Director

Posted June 13, 2016 at 10:44 am     Category: HealthNews Release

New Hanover County, NC – New Hanover County welcomes Phillip Tarte, MPH to the position of Health Director. Mr. Tarte served a nine-year term as Public Health Director for Union … Read More »

Board of Elections Special Meeting Notice

Posted June 10, 2016 at 3:52 pm     Category: ElectionsNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Elections will hold a special meeting on June 13, 2016 at 2:00 PM at 230 Government Center Drive, Suite … Read More »

Greenfield Lake Algal Bloom Advisory

Posted June 3, 2016 at 4:39 pm     Category: HealthNews Release

New Hanover County, NC – Regional NC Division of Water Resources staff investigated and reported a dense mass of blue green algae having the potential to cause illness in humans and … Read More »

Board of Elections Special Meeting Notice

Posted June 3, 2016 at 2:33 pm     Category: ElectionsNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Elections will hold a special meeting on Monday, June 6, 2016 at 5 p.m. at 230 Government Center Drive, Suite … Read More »

Fire Sprinklers Save Lives and Reduce Damage

Posted June 2, 2016 at 11:52 am     Category: Fire ServicesNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Fire Rescue will be promoting fire and life safety throughout the upcoming summer months. Their topic this week is the benefit of … Read More »

New Hanover County to hold hurricane exercise Wednesday

Posted May 31, 2016 at 1:38 pm     Category: Emergency Management and 911News Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County government will mark the start of the 2016 hurricane season by hosting a countywide preparedness exercise Wednesday, June 1 at the county’s Emergency Operations Center … Read More »

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