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Project Grace lease agreement not approved by LGC, County plans to continue moving forward with library and museum facility

Posted September 22, 2022 at 5:33 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The Local Government Commission (LGC), which oversees local government’s finances, failed to approve New Hanover County’s lease agreement with Zimmer Development for Project Grace. The … Read More »

New Hanover Soil & Water Conservation District to hold special meeting September 27, change October meeting date

Posted September 22, 2022 at 1:46 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic NoticeSoil and Water Conservation

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover Soil and Water Conservation District Board of Supervisors will hold a special meeting on Tuesday, September 27, … Read More »

Joint partnership between county and city aims to connect homeless with resources 

Posted September 19, 2022 at 9:59 am     Category: County CommissionersCounty ManagerNews ReleaseSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – At Monday’s meeting, the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved a pilot program with the City of Wilmington to help connect individuals experiencing … Read More »

New Hanover County offers COVID vaccines, updated boosters and flu vaccines, free to all residents 

Posted September 16, 2022 at 8:54 am     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County COVID metrics continue to improve, resulting in the county remaining at the Low CDC Community Level for another week. The Pandemic Operations Center … Read More »

Public Notice: HHS Historically Marginalized Populations Subcommittee to meet September 20

Posted September 15, 2022 at 11:42 am     Category: News ReleasePublic HealthPublic NoticeSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the Health and Human Services (HHS) Board’s Historically Marginalized Populations Subcommittee will meet at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, September 20, 2022. The … Read More »

County Commissioners, Manager appointed to National Association of Counties committees

Posted September 14, 2022 at 8:58 am     Category: County CommissionersCounty ManagerNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Commissioners Rob Zapple and Jonathan Barfield Jr., along with County Manager Chris Coudriet, have been appointed to multiple committees within the National … Read More »

New Hanover County completes annual report, helps ensure discounted flood insurance rates for residents

Posted September 13, 2022 at 9:30 am     Category: News ReleasePlanning and Land Use

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – To demonstrate county strategies to reduce floodplain hazards, as well as ensure homeowners can receive discounted flood insurance rates, New Hanover County has completed its … Read More »

Gap Rental Assistance program to continue under updated guidelines

Posted September 12, 2022 at 1:56 pm     Category: News ReleasePlanning and Land UsePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – To help lower income families in the community meet rental housing needs, New Hanover County will continue to offer the Workforce Housing Gap Rental Assistance … Read More »

Parks & Gardens hosting BioBlitz events in celebration of pollinators

Posted September 9, 2022 at 10:00 am     Category: Cape Fear MuseumNews ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY – New Hanover County Parks and Gardens is hosting a pair of BioBlitz events during the month of September to highlight the importance of pollinating animals in … Read More »

Eligibility for the Monkeypox vaccine, Jynneos, expands

Posted September 7, 2022 at 11:01 am     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Increased supply of the monkeypox vaccine (Jynneos) has allowed the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS) to expand eligibility for the vaccine. … Read More »

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