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UPDATED: Nominations open, tickets now available for Equity Awards Gala

Posted June 8, 2022 at 10:30 am     Category: Diversity & EquityNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Nominations are now being accepted for the second annual Equity Awards Gala presented by the New Hanover County Office of Diversity and Equity. These awards … Read More »


PUBLIC NOTICE: Surplus property for sale to non-profits then general public

Posted June 7, 2022 at 4:00 pm     Category: County CommissionersFinanceNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – At its Monday, June 6, 2022 meeting, the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners adopted a resolution declaring certain personal property surplus to the county’s operations … Read More »


Second annual “Read across the County” kicks off, featuring UNCW alum’s work

Posted June 7, 2022 at 10:30 am     Category: Diversity & EquityLibraryNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – A North Carolina native and UNCW graduate is among the authors whose work is being featured by the New Hanover County Public Library, the Office … Read More »


Adopted New Hanover County budget lowers property taxes, strengthens community investments

Posted June 6, 2022 at 7:18 pm     Category: County CommissionersFinanceNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – During Monday’s meeting, the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners unanimously voted to adopt a $508 million balanced budget for Fiscal Year 2022-2023 (FY 22-23). … Read More »


Airlie Gardens Concert for Friday, June 3 Rescheduled

Posted June 3, 2022 at 1:17 pm     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The Airlie Gardens concert scheduled for tonight, Friday, June 3, has been rescheduled to Thursday, June 9 due to forecasted inclement weather. Tickets for tonight’s … Read More »


Pandemic Operations Team monitoring COVID-19, other infectious disease info

Posted June 3, 2022 at 10:15 am     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – While the number of COVID-19 cases in New Hanover County has steadily increased in recent weeks, the CDC’s community level for our area remains low, … Read More »


Applications open for New Hanover County’s Older Adult Dental Program

Posted June 2, 2022 at 9:00 am     Category: News ReleasePublic HealthSenior Resource Center

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Starting in July, New Hanover County residents ages 55 or older without dental insurance and who meet certain requirements will have the opportunity to receive … Read More »


New Hanover County tax staff picks up statewide honors

Posted May 26, 2022 at 2:59 pm     Category: News ReleaseTax

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Two New Hanover County tax employees were recently recognized with the North Carolina Tax Collectors Association’s highest individual honors. New Hanover County Tax Administrator Allison … Read More »


New Hanover County seeking applicants for boards and committees

Posted May 26, 2022 at 12:17 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Notice

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 the following: New Hanover … Read More »


New Hanover County names new Chief Financial Officer

Posted May 23, 2022 at 8:41 am     Category: County ManagerFinanceNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Eric Credle, a 30-plus year veteran of the financial sector in North Carolina, has been selected as the new Chief Financial Officer for New Hanover County. … Read More »


COVID-19 boosters authorized for children 5-11, at-home test kits available, local metrics increase 

Posted May 20, 2022 at 9:25 am     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – To help slow the spread of COVID-19 and keep young people protected, the FDA and CDC authorized COVID-19 booster doses for children ages 5-11 earlier … Read More »


Cooperative Extension & Arboretum honored by Stewardship Development Coalition

Posted May 17, 2022 at 10:00 am     Category: Arboretum & NCSU Extension ServiceNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The North Carolina Cooperative Extension & New Hanover County Arboretum was selected by the Lower Cape Fear Stewardship Development Coalition to receive an Outstanding Recognition … Read More »


Public Notice: Joint Special Meeting with the New Hanover County Airport Authority

Posted May 16, 2022 at 4:38 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners will hold a Joint Meeting with the Airport Authority on Wednesday, May 25, … Read More »


Three New Hanover County employees honored with community awards

Posted May 11, 2022 at 9:30 am     Category: News Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Last week, three New Hanover County leaders were recognized for their dedication to serving citizens locally. New Hanover County Manager Chris Coudriet was selected to … Read More »


New Hanover County seeking applicants for boards and committees

Posted May 6, 2022 at 1:01 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Notice

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 the following: Airlie Gardens … Read More »


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