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New Hanover County Receives 26th-Consecutive National Budget Award

Posted February 6, 2017 at 4:04 pm     Category: FinanceNews ReleaseStrategy

New Hanover County, NC – At today’s New Hanover County Board of Commissioners meeting, the county’s Strategy and Budget Department was recognized for receiving the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from … Read More »

Airlie Gardens receives grant to expand environmental education

Posted January 20, 2017 at 10:26 am     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County’s Airlie Gardens was recently awarded the North Carolina GlaxoSmithKline Foundation Ribbon of Hope Grant for science education. The $25,000 grant will enable Airlie Gardens to expand … Read More »

Senior Resource Center offers Free Tax Preparation

Posted January 19, 2017 at 10:03 am     Category: News ReleaseSenior Resource Center

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Beginning February 1 and running through April 18, New Hanover County residents can come to the county’s Senior Resource Center for free tax preparation and … Read More »

Public Notice: Cancelled Agenda Review

Posted January 18, 2017 at 10:13 am     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the Agenda Review meeting of the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners scheduled for Thursday, January 19, 2017 at 4 p.m. in … Read More »

County & City Workforce Housing Committee Schedules 2017 Meetings

Posted January 13, 2017 at 10:19 am     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County and the City of Wilmington’s Ad Hoc Committee on Improving Workforce/Affordable Housing has updated its meeting schedule for the beginning of the … Read More »

New Hanover County brings HazWagon to Ogden, Wrightsville and Carolina Beaches

Posted January 12, 2017 at 9:34 am     Category: Environmental ManagementNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County is encouraging residents to safely dispose of toxic materials with its new mobile collection unit, the HazWagon. Beginning Monday, January 16, the … Read More »

New Hanover County’s Avril Pinder shows commitment to professional development

Posted January 4, 2017 at 9:37 am     Category: County ManagerNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Avril Pinder, New Hanover County’s deputy county manager, recently received the Credentialed Manager designation from ICMA, the International City/County Management Association. Pinder is now one … Read More »

Child Care Subsidies Available Through New Hanover County Social Services

Posted December 19, 2016 at 1:06 pm     Category: News ReleaseSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County’s Department of Social Services (DSS) has funds available to assist additional residents with child care subsidies. Individuals on the DSS wait list … Read More »

New Hanover County Board of Commissioners Take Oath of Office, Elect Chair & Vice-Chair

Posted December 19, 2016 at 9:24 am     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Re-elected Commissioners Jonathan Barfield, Jr. and Woody White, and newly-elected Commissioner Patricia Kusek took the oath of office on December 19 during the New Hanover … Read More »

New Hanover County Parks adds splash pad and additional amenities

Posted December 14, 2016 at 10:56 am     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Parks & Gardens recently completed the new splash pad at Hugh MacRae Park. The 2,700 square foot wet play area will officially … Read More »

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