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New Hanover County launches program to help close the gap between income and rent, applications due September 20

Posted September 7, 2021 at 12:13 pm     Category: News ReleasePlanning and Land Use

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County launched its Workforce Housing Gap Rental Assistance Program today, September 7, and applications will be accepted through Monday, September 20, 2021. The … Read More »


Commissioners make funding commitment to support safer schools, violence prevention and intervention

Posted September 3, 2021 at 1:37 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Today, the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners met with the Board of Education, law enforcement, and other community officials to discuss this week’s school … Read More »


New Hanover County reports 25 COVID-19 deaths in August, urges safe activities over holiday weekend

Posted September 2, 2021 at 4:11 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC –New Hanover County Public Health officials were notified of 25 resident deaths from COVID-19 in the month of August, the highest number of deaths from the virus reported in a single month since January 2021. There were 2,544 new … Read More »


New Hanover County launches Homeowner Assistance Program

Posted September 1, 2021 at 11:56 am     Category: News ReleaseSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County launched its Homeowner Assistance Program today, September 1. The program will provide assistance to homeowners living in New Hanover County that have … Read More »


Public Notice: September 2 Board of Commissioners Agenda Review Canceled

Posted September 1, 2021 at 8:48 am     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the Agenda Review meeting of the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners scheduled for Thursday, September 2, 2021, at 4:00 … Read More »


Public Notice: Soil & Water Conservation District Board of Supervisors to offer virtual option for September 1 meeting

Posted August 31, 2021 at 4:25 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic NoticeSoil and Water Conservation

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover Soil and Water Conservation District Board of Supervisors will offer a virtual option for their monthly meeting … Read More »


Public Notice: Joint Special Meeting with New Hanover County Board of Education

Posted August 31, 2021 at 12:44 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Notice

Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners will hold a Joint Special Meeting with the New Hanover County Board of Education on Friday, September 3, … Read More »


Public Health Rule now in place requiring face coverings inside all public places

Posted August 31, 2021 at 10:57 am     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Following a public hearing today, the New Hanover County Health and Human Services (HHS) Board voted unanimously to implement a health rule that mandates face … Read More »


New Hanover County opens crisis intervention line, makes statement in response to today’s school shooting

Posted August 30, 2021 at 4:13 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Health

New Hanover County has set up a crisis intervention line in response to the shooting at New Hanover High School that occurred today. The phone line, available in English and … Read More »


Public Notice: New Hanover County Non-County Agency Funding Committee to meet September 2

Posted August 30, 2021 at 9:09 am     Category: FinanceNews ReleaseOtherPublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County Non-County Agency Funding Committee will meet on Thursday, September 2, 2021, at 9 a.m. for the … Read More »


Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine gets FDA approval, cases and hospitalizations continue surge

Posted August 26, 2021 at 4:02 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – On Monday, August 23, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the first COVID-19 vaccine, giving the two-dose Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine full approval for individuals … Read More »


Public Notice: New Hanover County Health and Human Services Board to hold public hearing on proposed health rule August 31 

Posted August 25, 2021 at 4:17 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic HealthPublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County Health and Human Services (HHS) Board will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, August 31, 2021 at 8 a.m. to discuss and … Read More »


New Hanover County completes annual report, helps ensure discounted flood insurance rates for residents

Posted August 24, 2021 at 11:57 am     Category: News ReleasePlanning and Land Use

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – To show the county’s strategies to reduce floodplain hazards, as well as ensure homeowners receive discounted flood insurance rates, New Hanover County has completed its annual … Read More »


Ten community members receive New Hanover County Equity Awards

Posted August 23, 2021 at 2:38 pm     Category: Diversity & EquityNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Office of Diversity and Equity held its first annual Equity Awards Gala on August 20 and honored ten community members with … Read More »


New Hanover County Manager Chris Coudriet honored with state-wide award, receives national appointments

Posted August 20, 2021 at 2:27 pm     Category: County CommissionersCounty ManagerNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – At the North Carolina Association of County Commissioners’ (NCACC) annual conference held last weekend in New Hanover County, County Manager Chris Coudriet was honored with … Read More »


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