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New Hanover libraries now offer battery recycling drop-off

Posted August 18, 2014 at 1:23 pm     Category: Environmental ManagementNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Residents of New Hanover County can begin taking spent batteries to any New Hanover County Public Library location for recycling.  This convenient service is the … Read More »


Four New Hanover County communities to get new fire hydrants

Posted August 18, 2014 at 1:04 pm     Category: Fire ServicesNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Fire Services and Cape Fear Public Utility Authority is partnering to enhance firefighting efficiency Utilizing existing water lines, construction crews will soon … Read More »


Plan NHC – Public Meeting on August 12th

Posted August 11, 2014 at 12:12 pm     Category: News ReleasePlanning and Land Use

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County is continuing on course for creating the County’s first Comprehensive Plan, Plan NHC. This Comprehensive Plan will be used as a guide … Read More »


Airlie Gardens Officially “Opens” Restored Historic Gate

Posted August 11, 2014 at 11:36 am     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

New Hanover County, NC – After months of painstaking restoration, the historic Airlie Gardens Gate officially “opens” Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony. The … Read More »


Museum’s Longtime Volunteer and Store Manager to Retire

Posted August 6, 2014 at 5:55 pm     Category: Cape Fear Museum

WILMINGTON, N.C. – Cape Fear Museum’s Coordinator of Volunteer Services and Museum Store Manager Karen Smith is retiring on September 1, 2014. Smith began at the museum in 1991. During … Read More »


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