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Public Notice: Joint Special Meeting with the Wilmington City Council

Posted April 7, 2021 at 8:33 am     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners will hold a Joint Special Meeting with the Wilmington City Council on Tuesday, … Read More »


Free Counseling, Support & Resource Referral Sessions for Residents Impacted by Tragic Weekend Shootings

Posted April 6, 2021 at 9:45 am     Category: Diversity & EquityNews Release

In light of the violent shootings that occurred this past weekend in our community, the New Hanover County Office of Diversity & Equity, Criminal Justice Services and Coastal Horizons along … Read More »


New Hanover County Commissioners approve framework to invest $45 million into the community through the American Rescue Plan

Posted April 5, 2021 at 5:36 pm     Category: County CommissionersCounty ManagerNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – At its meeting today, the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners approved a framework for how the county plans to use an estimated $45.4 million … Read More »


New Hanover County Senior Resource Center to reopen April 12, with precautions in place 

Posted April 5, 2021 at 10:10 am     Category: News ReleaseSenior Resource Center

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Senior Resource Center will reopen on Monday, April 12 to participants after more than a year of being closed due to COVID-19. The center … Read More »


David Howard named New Hanover County’s Public Health Director

Posted April 1, 2021 at 10:53 am     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – After a national search, New Hanover County has appointed David Howard to serve as the new Public Health Director within the Health and Human Services … Read More »


Easter Weekend Safety Reminders from New Hanover County Public Health 

Posted March 31, 2021 at 4:20 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – With the Easter weekend approaching, New Hanover County Health and Human Services’ Public Health reminds residents to continue being cautious, because COVID-19 is continuing to spread in the … Read More »


NHC Public Health COVID-19 vaccination appointments full through April 6

Posted March 30, 2021 at 4:06 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

COVID-19 vaccine appointments through New Hanover County Health and Human Services’ Public Health are full through April 6. As additional vaccine supply is received, the county will open more appointments. … Read More »


NHC Public Health COVID-19 vaccination appointments open

Posted March 30, 2021 at 2:56 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

Update: ALL APPOINTMENTS ARE FULL. As vaccine supply is received, the county will open additional appointments to ensure that even more people who are eligible can receive the vaccine. Residents … Read More »


Plant an Azalea Week Kicks off April 1, 2021

Posted March 29, 2021 at 4:17 pm     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY – New Hanover County Parks & Gardens and The Parks Conservancy of New Hanover County are proud to partner with The Cape Fear Garden Club, Inc. Civic Improvements Committee for … Read More »


Emergency Rental Assistance Program helps with housing costs for eligible New Hanover County residents

Posted March 29, 2021 at 12:58 pm     Category: News ReleaseSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Health and Human Services’ Department of Social Services began administering the Emergency Rental Assistance Program today, March 29, 2021. The program is designed to aid … Read More »


NHC Public Health COVID-19 vaccination appointments full through March 30

Posted March 26, 2021 at 10:20 am     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

COVID-19 vaccine appointments through New Hanover County Health and Human Services’ Public Health are full through March 30. As additional vaccine supply is received, the county will open more appointments. … Read More »


NHC Public Health COVID-19 vaccination appointments open

Posted March 26, 2021 at 9:27 am     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

Update: ALL APPOINTMENTS ARE FULL. As vaccine supply is received, the county will open additional appointments to ensure that even more people who are eligible can receive the vaccine. Residents … Read More »


New Hanover County Update: COVID-19 cases, Vaccinations & Easing of Statewide Restrictions

Posted March 24, 2021 at 3:33 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Health and Human Services’ Public Health continues to monitor COVID-19 in our community, conduct contact tracing on reported cases to help slow … Read More »


One year since first COVID-19 positive case in New Hanover County

Posted March 19, 2021 at 4:07 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – It has been one year since New Hanover County had its first reported case of COVID-19 in our community on March 18, 2020, and since … Read More »


NHC Public Health COVID-19 vaccination appointments full through March 23

Posted March 19, 2021 at 2:18 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

COVID-19 vaccine appointments with New Hanover County Health and Human Services’ Public Health are full through March 23. As additional vaccine supply is received, the county will open more appointments. … Read More »


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