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Public Notice: FEMA Public Assistance Program funding for River Road Park Pier

Posted August 18, 2021 at 3:32 pm     Category: Public NoticeRecovery & Resilience

Below is a public notice required by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA): New Hanover County has applied for Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Public Assistance (PA) Program funding through … Read More »

Public Notice: Public comment sought for FEMA residential reconstruction project 

Posted June 15, 2021 at 8:34 am     Category: Public NoticeRecovery & Resilience

As part of New Hanover County’s Long Term Hurricane Recovery Plan, New Hanover County applied on behalf of residents who requested acquisition, elevation or reconstruction of their property, that had extensive damage from … Read More »

Burn Ban lifted in unincorporated areas of New Hanover County starting Friday

Posted September 24, 2020 at 3:04 pm     Category: Fire RescueNews ReleaseRecovery & Resilience

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County officials will lift the ban on open burning in the unincorporated areas of the county on Friday, September 25, 2020. “With debris … Read More »

New Hanover County to offer child care, housing assistance with CARES Act funding

Posted August 10, 2020 at 4:22 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleaseOtherPublic HealthRecovery & ResilienceSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Beginning Tuesday, August 11, families and households impacted financially from the COVID-19 pandemic can apply for child care and/or housing assistance through COVID-19 Child Care … Read More »

New Hanover County Department and Staff Updates

Posted June 29, 2020 at 12:18 pm     Category: Facilities ManagementNews ReleaseRecovery & ResilienceStrategyVeteran Services

New Hanover County has several department updates and leadership changes, outlined below: Veteran Services Department The Veteran Services Department will be relocating to the county’s Health and Human Services building, … Read More »

Public Notice: New Hanover County Seeking Public Assistance Funding for Reimbursement for Repairs to Seabreeze Communications Tower Building

Posted January 17, 2020 at 11:36 am     Category: Emergency ManagementNews ReleasePublic NoticeRecovery & Resilience

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC –  New Hanover County is seeking reimbursement in the amount of $60,707.73 through the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Public Assistance program for repairs made to … Read More »

New Hanover County has been awarded more than $4 million to remove Hurricane Florence debris from local creeks

Posted October 15, 2019 at 11:19 am     Category: EngineeringFinanceNews ReleaseRecovery & ResilienceSoil and Water Conservation

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County has been awarded $4,396,496 in federal assistance through the Emergency Watershed Protection Program to remove debris and sedimentation from streams and waterways … Read More »

Public Notice: Public Comment Period for Hazard Mitigation Grant for Buyout and Elevation of Damaged Homes, Stormwater Infrastructure Projects in New Hanover County

Posted September 27, 2019 at 7:58 am     Category: News ReleasePublic NoticeRecovery & Resilience

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – As part of New Hanover County’s Long Term Hurricane Recovery Plan, New Hanover County applied on behalf of residents for buyout of their properties, or … Read More »

New Hanover County earns two statewide awards for innovation

Posted August 27, 2019 at 9:47 am     Category: Environmental ManagementNews ReleaseRecovery & Resilience

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County recently received two Local Government Federal Credit Union (LGFCU) Excellence in Innovation Awards given by the North Carolina Association of County Commissioners … Read More »

New Hanover County co-hosts August 14 information session on National Flood Insurance Program

Posted August 8, 2019 at 4:24 pm     Category: News ReleasePlanning and Land UseRecovery & Resilience

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County residents can learn about the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) and ways to prepare property so it qualifies for flood insurance discounts … Read More »

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