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New Hanover County Parks Reopen

Posted October 6, 2015 at 10:49 am     Category: News Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Following an assessment by New Hanover County staff this morning, all New Hanover County Parks have returned to regular operations, with the exception of Blue Clay … Read More »

New Hanover County Returns to Regular Operations

Posted October 5, 2015 at 5:29 pm     Category: News Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County will return to regular operations on Tuesday, October 6, 2015.  Employees are to report to work at their regularly scheduled times. While … Read More »

New Hanover County closes Emergency Operations Center and Public Information Center

Posted October 5, 2015 at 4:58 pm     Category: News Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Emergency Operations Center and Public Information Call Center closed at  5 p.m., Monday, October 5 as the need for the coordinated response to … Read More »

New Hanover County Emergency Shelter Closes – American Red Cross Shelter Opens

Posted October 5, 2015 at 12:51 pm     Category: News ReleaseOther

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Emergency Management has announced that the New Hanover County operated shelter at Trask Middle School has been closed as of 12:30 PM … Read More »

Commissioners cancel October 5 Regular Board Meeting

Posted October 4, 2015 at 7:24 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The October 5, 2015 Regular Board Meeting of the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners has been cancelled due to the inclement weather and travel … Read More »

Roads Closed due to Hazardous Conditions

Posted October 4, 2015 at 6:33 pm     Category: News Release

New Hanover County, NC – Most local roads are open and are passable; however motorists should remember to use caution while driving. For a continuing list of road closures, go … Read More »

Remain indoors and monitor storm

Posted October 4, 2015 at 4:43 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementLibraryNews ReleaseParks and GardensPublic Health

(New Hanover County)–New Hanover County Emergency officials encourage residents to take heed of the warnings from the National Weather Service. (NWS) to remain indoors, and to protect themselves and their … Read More »

JIC Activated to Provide Coordinated Information

Posted October 4, 2015 at 5:10 am     Category: News Release

New Hanover County, NC – New Hanover County has activated the Joint Information Center in response to torrential rainfall. Located at the New Hanover County Emergency Operations Center, the JIC … Read More »

New Hanover County State of Emergency effective at 6 p.m.

Posted October 2, 2015 at 5:43 pm     Category: News Release

Based on current conditions, Vice Chairman Beth Dawson on behalf of the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners signed the Proclamation of the State of Emergency for New Hanover County … Read More »

State of Emergency Effective at 6:00 PM

Posted October 2, 2015 at 12:11 pm     Category: Cape Fear MuseumCommunications & OutreachEmergency ManagementFire RescueNews ReleasePublic HealthSenior Resource Center

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – A State of Emergency has been declared for New Hanover County and all municipalities effective today, Oct. 2, at 6 p.m. in advance of torrential … Read More »

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