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Public Notice: Community Relations Advisory Committee June 23 Meeting Location Change

Posted June 16, 2020 at 11:43 am     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleaseOtherPublic Notice

Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County/City of Wilmington Community Relations Advisory Committee will hold its regular meeting on Tuesday, June 23, 2020, at 5:30 p.m. in Andre’ … Read More »

COVID-19 cases continue to climb; New Hanover County health officials encourage safe practices to slow the spread

Posted June 11, 2020 at 4:54 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleaseOtherPublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Cases of COVID-19 continue to increase in New Hanover County, surpassing 300 cases this week. Public Health is closely monitoring county-wide metrics – including the … Read More »

New Hanover County Public Health officials identify COVID-19 in congregate living facility

Posted June 5, 2020 at 6:23 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleaseOtherPublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Health officials have identified two lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19 in a local congregate living facility. This meets the NC Department of Health and Human Services’ … Read More »

New Hanover County issues curfew that restricts gatherings beginning at 9 p.m.

Posted June 2, 2020 at 3:52 pm     Category: County CommissionersEmergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleaseOther

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Board of Commissioners Chair Julia Olson-Boseman has implemented a curfew for the unincorporated areas of the county until further notice. The curfew … Read More »

New Hanover County Public Health announces fifth death from COVID-19, urges residents to take precautions as case count rises

Posted May 29, 2020 at 4:20 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleaseOtherPublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County saw its highest daily increase in confirmed cases of COVID-19 this week, from 171 on Wednesday to 188 on Thursday. The fifth death in New Hanover County from … Read More »

More county services reopen starting Tuesday

Posted May 22, 2020 at 1:29 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleaseOtherPublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – As part of Governor Cooper’s Safer at Home Phase 2 of reopening, New Hanover County will reopen more services, including curbside library services and park … Read More »

COVID-19 Update: Updates to Local Order to come Monday, Notification of New COVID-19 Cases Daily on Website

Posted April 10, 2020 at 5:35 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleaseOtherPublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Board of Commissioners Chair Julia Olson-Boseman, in collaboration with local mayors, will make final decisions and announce possible extensions or modifications to the … Read More »

New Hanover County seeking applicants for boards and committees

Posted February 7, 2020 at 12:29 pm     Category: Other

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – To provide opportunities for citizens to participate in county government, the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners is seeking interested citizens to apply for appointment to … Read More »

New Hanover County Public Health Officials note increase in whooping cough activity, encourage vaccine update

Posted November 22, 2019 at 4:33 pm     Category: News ReleaseOtherPublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County public health officials have identified an increase in Pertussis, also known as “whooping cough,” in the county and surrounding areas. In response, … Read More »

Public Notice: Monthly Health & Human Services Board Meetings

Posted November 4, 2019 at 12:36 pm     Category: News ReleaseOtherPublic HealthPublic NoticeSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County Health and Human Services Board monthly meeting will be held the third Tuesday of every month … Read More »

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