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New Hanover County Public Library increases hours of operation at Pleasure Island branch

Posted January 2, 2019 at 2:45 pm     Category: LibraryNews Release

 New Hanover County, NC – The New Hanover County Public Library will increase its hours of operation at the Pleasure Island branch, located in Carolina Beach, beginning Monday, January 7. … Read More »


Recycle your Christmas tree in New Hanover County

Posted December 21, 2018 at 1:08 pm     Category: Environmental ManagementNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – As a free service to New Hanover County residents, the county’s Environmental Management Department is offering Christmas tree recycling beginning December 26 through January 15. “We … Read More »


Public Notice: Special Meeting on January 8, 2019

Posted December 21, 2018 at 11:01 am     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Notice

Meeting with New Hanover County Legislative Delegation NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners will hold a Special Meeting with the … Read More »


Public Notice: Location Change of Regular Board Meetings of the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners

Posted December 20, 2018 at 3:52 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the location of the following Regular Board Meetings of the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners has been changed to the … Read More »


New Hanover County Updates for Hurricane Florence Recovery

Posted December 19, 2018 at 4:33 pm     Category: Building SafetyEnvironmental ManagementHurricane RecoveryNews Release

FEMA Registration Deadline Today– Disaster Recovery Center to Stay Open Through January In order to be potentially eligible for individual assistance, residents must register with FEMA and the Small Business … Read More »


Citizens have additional opportunities to volunteer

Posted December 18, 2018 at 1:45 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Commissioners has an additional opportunity for citizens to volunteer for a local board. Applications for the following appointments are … Read More »


New Hanover County Fire Rescue to Conduct Live Fire Training Exercise Monday

Posted December 13, 2018 at 10:26 am     Category: Fire RescueNews Release

New Hanover County, NC – New Hanover County Fire Rescue (NHCFR), in conjunction with Cape Fear Community College, will conduct a live fire training at 6724 Carolina Beach Road, on … Read More »


Public Notice: December 13 Agenda Review Canceled

Posted December 11, 2018 at 4:49 pm     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, December 13, 2018 at 4 … Read More »


Museum Awarded International Paper Grant

Posted December 10, 2018 at 11:14 am     Category: Cape Fear Museum

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – Cape Fear Museum has been awarded a $3,000 grant from International Paper’s Riegelwood Mill and the International Paper Foundation. Funds will be used to enhance … Read More »


Board of Elections Regular Meeting Notice

Posted December 7, 2018 at 4:00 pm     Category: Elections

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Elections will be meeting on December 11, 2018 at 3:00 PM in the Board of Elections Conference Room located … Read More »


County Residents Encouraged to Have All Hurricane Debris Curbside by December 10

Posted December 6, 2018 at 4:26 pm     Category: Environmental ManagementHurricane RecoveryNews ReleaseOther

New Hanover County, NC – Crews are beginning the final phase of removal of vegetative and demolition debris related to Hurricane Florence cleanup and residents in the unincorporated areas of … Read More »


New Hanover County seeking applicants for boards and committees

Posted December 4, 2018 at 2:44 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – 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 … Read More »


New Hanover County Board of Commissioners Take Oath of Office, Elect Chair & Vice-Chair

Posted December 3, 2018 at 4:58 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Re-elected Commissioner Rob Zapple and newly-elected Commissioner Julia Olson-Boseman took the oath of office on December 3 during the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners’ … Read More »


Hazard Mitigation Grant Programs Available in New Hanover County

Posted November 30, 2018 at 2:50 pm     Category: Hurricane RecoveryNews Release

New Hanover County, NC – New Hanover County received notice this week that funds are available in FEMA’s Hazard Mitigation Grant Programs. These programs can help property owners relocate, elevate … Read More »


Delayed opening for New Hanover County Courthouse on Monday

Posted November 29, 2018 at 5:03 pm     Category: CourtsNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Courthouse will open at 9 a.m. on Monday, December 3 due to the swearing-in ceremonies for the Clerk of Superior Court’s Office … Read More »


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