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Plant an Azalea Week begins April 1

Posted March 29, 2019 at 3:17 pm     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – On Monday, April 1, New Hanover County Parks & Gardens and The Parks Conservancy of New Hanover County will be partnering with The Cape Fear … Read More »


County Manager Chris Coudriet named Outstanding Local Government Manager

Posted March 29, 2019 at 11:15 am     Category: County ManagerNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Manager Chris Coudriet has been awarded the Cape Fear Council of Governments Outstanding Local Government Manager for 2018. Under his leadership, the county … Read More »


Airlie Gardens Announces Concert Series Line-up for 2019

Posted March 27, 2019 at 3:16 pm     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Airlie Gardens has unveiled its slate of musical performers for the 2019 Summer Concert Series. The concert season will kick off Friday, May 17 with … Read More »


Public Notice: March 28 Agenda Review Cancelled

Posted March 26, 2019 at 5:37 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, March 28, 2019 at 4 … Read More »


New Hanover County Cooperative Extension offers Empowering Youth and Families Program to strengthen families, prevent opioid misuse

Posted March 26, 2019 at 10:55 am     Category: Arboretum & NCSU Extension Service

New Hanover County, NC – The New Hanover County Cooperative Extension is offering the Empowering Youth and Families Program to help strengthen families, build healthy communication skills and prepare families … Read More »


Airlie Gardens Partners With Local Garden Clubs and Donors to Replant After Hurricane Florence

Posted March 21, 2019 at 4:57 pm     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Airlie Gardens has begun replanting damaged areas as part of their recovery efforts after Hurricane Florence. Airlie is partnering with The Cape Fear Garden Club … Read More »


New Hanover County Fire Rescue to dedicate new Ogden Station

Posted March 21, 2019 at 3:51 pm     Category: Fire RescueNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Fire Rescue is hosting a dedication ceremony for the new Fire Station 16 in Ogden. The ceremony will take place on Thursday, March … Read More »


Public Notice: Surplus Property Available for Purchase

Posted March 20, 2019 at 3:27 pm     Category: FinanceNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County’s Board of Commissioners adopted a resolution at their meeting on Monday, March 18, 2019, declaring certain personal property surplus to the county’s operations. … Read More »


New Hanover County to Consolidate Public Health and Social Services Agencies

Posted March 19, 2019 at 10:38 am     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic HealthSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – At Monday’s meeting, New Hanover County Board of Commissioners unanimously voted to consolidate the county’s Public Health and Social Services departments into one human services … Read More »


Results are in: New Hanover County effectively filtering landfill leachate

Posted March 18, 2019 at 7:30 pm     Category: Environmental ManagementNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – In February of this year, New Hanover County proactively volunteered to be the first landfill to participate in North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality’s (NCDEQ) … Read More »


Public Notice: Sheriff’s Office to exchange 400 used weapons

Posted March 7, 2019 at 4:54 pm     Category: FinanceNews ReleasePublic NoticeSheriff

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – At the meeting scheduled on Monday, March 18, 2019 at 4 p.m., the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners intends to authorize the exchange of … Read More »


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

Posted March 5, 2019 at 3:23 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Notice

Update: the Public Education Sub-Committee meeting has been rescheduled to March 22 at 1 p.m. instead of March 6. The meeting information has been updated in the public notice below. … Read More »


New Hanover County to host Hurricane Survivor Housing Resource Fair Tuesday

Posted March 4, 2019 at 2:12 pm     Category: News ReleaseOtherRecovery & Resilience

New Hanover County, NC – The New Hanover County Hurricane Florence Recovery Coordination Office will host a housing resource fair on Tuesday, March 5, from 4 to 7 p.m. for … Read More »


Board of Elections Cancellation Notice

Posted March 4, 2019 at 9:10 am     Category: Elections

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Elections regular meeting, scheduled for March 12, 2019 at 3:00 PM, has been cancelled. The next Board of Elections … Read More »


Public Notice: Public comment period currently underway for Hazard Mitigation Grant Program buyouts

Posted March 1, 2019 at 12:27 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic NoticeRecovery & Resilience

New Hanover County, NC – Notice is hereby given that New Hanover County is being considered for funding from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) through the Hazard Mitigation Grant … Read More »


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