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Public Notice: May 30 Agenda Review Canceled

Posted May 28, 2019 at 3:40 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, May 30, 2019 at 4 … Read More »


CANCELED: New Hanover County Fire Rescue to Conduct Live Fire Training in Castle Hayne on Tuesday

Posted May 24, 2019 at 3:10 pm     Category: Fire RescueNews Release

UPDATE: Due to the heat index and related firefighter safety, the live fire training event scheduled for Tuesday, May 28 has been cancelled. The public will be notified once the … Read More »


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

Posted May 22, 2019 at 2:01 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Notice

New Hanover County, NC – Notice is hereby given that the location of the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners’ regular meetings in June and July will take place in the Andre’ … Read More »


GOLD MEDAL DAY for New Hanover County 4-H

Posted May 21, 2019 at 11:39 am     Category: Arboretum & NCSU Extension Service

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Seven 4-H youth braved the stage on Tuesday, May 7 as New Hanover County 4-H hosted County Activity Day. These youth competed with power point, … Read More »


Cape Fear Museum Membership Makes Sense

Posted May 20, 2019 at 1:35 pm     Category: Cape Fear Museum

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – Cape Fear Museum is hosting a membership drive now through June 30, 2019 and will offer $10 off all membership types. If you are planning … Read More »


New Hanover County Receives 28th-Consecutive National Budget Award

Posted May 20, 2019 at 11:53 am     Category: FinanceNews Release

New Hanover County, NC – At today’s New Hanover County Board of Commissioners meeting, the county’s Finance Department was recognized for receiving the county’s 28th consecutive Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from the … Read More »


New Hanover County Employees Graduate from UNCW Continuing Education Program

Posted May 17, 2019 at 2:13 pm     Category: Human ResourcesNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – This week, eleven New Hanover County employees graduated from the county’s SERVE Professional Development Academy, which is a partnership with UNCW’s Continuing and Professional Education. … Read More »


New Hanover County relies on NCDEQ to understand results of groundwater samples

Posted May 9, 2019 at 6:15 pm     Category: News Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Cape Fear Public Utility Authority (CFPUA) has notified New Hanover County of recent groundwater tests that show detections of PFAS compounds in six wells that … Read More »


Board of Elections Regular Meeting Notice

Posted May 9, 2019 at 8:25 am     Category: Elections

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Elections will be meeting on May 14, 2019 at 4:30 PM in the Board of Elections Conference Room located … Read More »


New Hanover County Urges Residents to Update Emergency Plans and Kits

Posted May 6, 2019 at 5:09 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementNews ReleaseRecovery & Resilience

May 5-11 is North Carolina Hurricane Preparedness Week New Hanover County – The New Hanover County Board of Commissioners have proclaimed May 5-11 as Hurricane Preparedness Week, and encourage residents … Read More »


Feeding Your Soil: Composting and Vermicomposting

Posted May 6, 2019 at 2:03 pm     Category: Arboretum & NCSU Extension Service

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County (NHC) Arboretum is offering an opportunity for the public to learn a new way to compost food waste into nutrient-rich amendment for … Read More »


A Day on the Oleander Express takes place May 11

Posted May 3, 2019 at 3:06 pm     Category: Arboretum & NCSU Extension Service

New Hanover County, NC – The Ability Garden is excited to announce the return of the Oleander Express, a fun-filled day of adventure at the New Hanover County Arboretum. The … Read More »


New Hanover County seeking applicants for boards and committees

Posted May 3, 2019 at 12:40 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 Employees Recognized for Stellar Service

Posted May 2, 2019 at 1:24 pm     Category: Human ResourcesNews Release

New Hanover County, NC – New Hanover County employees were celebrated and thanked at the fifth-annual Reach for the Stars Awards Banquet on Wednesday, May 1. The Board of Commissioners … Read More »


UPDATED Public Notice: Sub-Committee Meetings for Community Relations Advisory Committee

Posted April 30, 2019 at 9:47 am     Category: News ReleasePublic Notice

Update: the sub-committee meeting dates for the New Hanover County/City of Wilmington Community Relations Advisory Committee have been revised. The new meeting information has been updated in the public notice below. Public … Read More »


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