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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 »

Workforce Housing Advisory Committee Education and Awareness Subcommittee meeting to be held September 14

Posted September 7, 2022 at 8:20 am     Category: News ReleasePlanning and Land UsePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County/City of Wilmington Workforce Housing Advisory Committee will have an Education and Awareness Subcommittee meeting on Wednesday, … Read More »

Commissioners approve Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Strategy

Posted September 6, 2022 at 4:35 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic HealthSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – During Tuesday’s meeting, the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners unanimously adopted the county’s first Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Strategic Plan. This strategic plan … Read More »

Updated Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 boosters available at Pandemic Operations Center

Posted September 6, 2022 at 12:30 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The updated Pfizer and Moderna bivalent COVID-19 booster shots are now available at the New Hanover County Pandemic Operations Center. This booster is specifically designed … Read More »

New Hanover County seeking applicants for boards and committees

Posted September 2, 2022 at 2:48 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Notice

This notice has been updated as of September 16 to reflect additional appointment opportunities for the Cape Fear Museum Advisory Board. To provide opportunities for citizens to participate in county … Read More »

West Nile Virus found in local mosquitoes

Posted September 1, 2022 at 4:34 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Recent testing of mosquitoes trapped by New Hanover County Public Health’s mosquito control team confirmed some were positive for West Nile Virus (WNV). The public … Read More »

Current versions of Pfizer, Moderna COVID-19 boosters paused for those 12 and over, updated boosters available soon

Posted August 31, 2022 at 4:35 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY – Following Food and Drug Administration (FDA) guidance, the administration of Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 booster shots to individuals who are 12 years or older at the … Read More »

New Hanover County & local officials remain focused on emergency preparedness

Posted August 26, 2022 at 2:30 pm     Category: County CommissionersEmergency ManagementNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY – Proactively preparing for an emergency is something every citizen in New Hanover County should do. County officials are committed to leading in those efforts to be … Read More »

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