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Public Notice: Surplus property for sale to non-profits starting Aug. 15, general public Sept. 13

Posted August 15, 2019 at 11:10 am     Category: County CommissionersFinanceNews ReleaseOtherPublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County’s Board of Commissioners adopted a resolution at their meeting on Monday, August 12, 2019, declaring certain personal property surplus to the County’s … Read More »

West Nile Virus found in local mosquito

Posted August 12, 2019 at 2:37 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Recent testing of local mosquitoes confirmed one positive sample of West Nile Virus in New Hanover County. One mosquito pool in a trap near Greenville … Read More »

Public Notice: Aug. 20 Consolidated Human Services Board Meeting

Posted August 9, 2019 at 8:11 am     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic HealthPublic NoticeSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the Consolidated Human Services Board will hold its monthly meeting on Tuesday, August 20, at 8 a.m. in the Lucie … Read More »

Public Health and Social Services consolidated July 1; first board meeting set

Posted July 3, 2019 at 9:26 am     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic HealthPublic NoticeSocial Services

New Hanover County, NC – The New Hanover County Consolidated Human Services Board will have its first meeting on Tuesday, July 16, at 10 a.m. in the New Hanover County … Read More »

New Hanover County to Consolidate Public Health and Social Services Agencies

Posted March 19, 2019 at 10:38 am     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic HealthSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – At Monday’s meeting, New Hanover County Board of Commissioners unanimously voted to consolidate the county’s Public Health and Social Services departments into one human services … Read More »

Results are in: New Hanover County effectively filtering landfill leachate

Posted March 18, 2019 at 7:30 pm     Category: Environmental ManagementNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – In February of this year, New Hanover County proactively volunteered to be the first landfill to participate in North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality’s (NCDEQ) … Read More »

New Hanover County Produces Sixth Opioid Epidemic PSA

Posted February 15, 2019 at 11:41 am     Category: Communications & OutreachNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County’s Communications and Outreach Department has produced a sixth public service announcement (PSA) aimed at raising awareness of the local opioid epidemic and its … Read More »

New Hanover County collaborates with DEQ to sample landfill leachate

Posted January 30, 2019 at 10:14 am     Category: Environmental ManagementNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County has proactively volunteered to be the first landfill to participate in North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality’s (NCDEQ) new landfill leachate sampling protocol. Landfill leachate … Read More »

Update: Fiber outage impacting county buildings has been repaired

Posted November 20, 2018 at 9:50 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic HealthSenior Resource CenterSocial Services

UPDATE – November 21 at 5:15 p.m. The fiber network has been repaired to the county’s Senior Resource Center, Public Health and Social Services buildings. The phone lines, internet and computer … Read More »

State reports death in New Hanover County related to West Nile virus

Posted October 30, 2018 at 3:40 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS) has confirmed that a New Hanover County resident who recently died tested positive for West Nile virus. The … Read More »

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