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New Hanover County Produces Fourth Opioid Epidemic PSA

Posted August 17, 2017 at 3:27 pm     Category: Communications & OutreachNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County’s Communications and Outreach Department has produced the fourth of six public service announcements (PSAs) aimed at raising awareness of the local opioid … Read More »

New Hanover County’s Ogden Skatepark receives statewide recognition

Posted August 15, 2017 at 2:41 pm     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – At last week’s North Carolina Association of County Commissioners (NCACC) Annual Conference, New Hanover County received an Excellence in Innovation Award for the Ogden Skatepark. The award … Read More »

New Hanover County Names New Planning and Land Use Director

Posted August 14, 2017 at 1:14 pm     Category: News ReleasePlanning and Land Use

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Robert “Wayne” Clark has been selected to be the county’s new planning and land use director. He will begin in this role on September 26. … Read More »

New Hanover County, NHRMC Finalize Purchase of Health Department Property

Posted August 10, 2017 at 3:32 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic HealthSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover Regional Medical Center (NHRMC) and New Hanover County have executed an agreement for NHRMC to purchase the county’s Health Department property located at … Read More »

New Hanover Soil & Water Conservation District Special Meeting Notice

Posted July 27, 2017 at 2:04 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic NoticeSoil and Water Conservation

New Hanover Soil & Water Conservation District Board of Supervisors will hold a special meeting on Monday, July 31 at 8 a.m. at the NHC Government Center in the Lucie … Read More »

Ogden Fire Station Groundbreaking

Posted July 26, 2017 at 9:20 am     Category: Fire RescueNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Fire Rescue will be breaking ground on a new fire station to replace Station 16 in Ogden. The groundbreaking ceremony will take … Read More »

Six County Programs Receive National Recognition

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County has been recognized with six Achievement Awards from the National Association of Counties (NACo). The awards program recognizes innovative county government programs … Read More »

Public Health Remains a Priority

Posted July 21, 2017 at 4:32 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The NC Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) made a statement this week that, at the current GenX levels in the county’s water supply, … Read More »

Local Officials Send Letter to Governor Cooper

Posted July 20, 2017 at 2:38 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – As a follow up to Monday’s press conference on GenX, New Hanover County Board of Commissioners Chairman Woody White sent a letter to Governor Cooper … Read More »

New Hanover County receives Triple-A bond rating

Posted July 19, 2017 at 2:50 pm     Category: County ManagerFinanceNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County has received a Triple-A bond rating, the highest rating a county can achieve, from both Moody’s Investor Services (Moody’s) and Standard & … Read More »

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