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New Hanover County opens crisis intervention line, makes statement in response to today’s school shooting

Posted August 30, 2021 at 4:13 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Health

New Hanover County has set up a crisis intervention line in response to the shooting at New Hanover High School that occurred today. The phone line, available in English and … Read More »


Public Notice: New Hanover County Non-County Agency Funding Committee to meet September 2

Posted August 30, 2021 at 9:09 am     Category: FinanceNews ReleaseOtherPublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County Non-County Agency Funding Committee will meet on Thursday, September 2, 2021, at 9 a.m. for the … Read More »


Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine gets FDA approval, cases and hospitalizations continue surge

Posted August 26, 2021 at 4:02 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – On Monday, August 23, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved the first COVID-19 vaccine, giving the two-dose Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine full approval for individuals … Read More »


Public Notice: New Hanover County Health and Human Services Board to hold public hearing on proposed health rule August 31 

Posted August 25, 2021 at 4:17 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic HealthPublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County Health and Human Services (HHS) Board will hold a public hearing on Tuesday, August 31, 2021 at 8 a.m. to discuss and … Read More »


New Hanover County completes annual report, helps ensure discounted flood insurance rates for residents

Posted August 24, 2021 at 11:57 am     Category: News ReleasePlanning and Land Use

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – To show the county’s strategies to reduce floodplain hazards, as well as ensure homeowners receive discounted flood insurance rates, New Hanover County has completed its annual … Read More »


Ten community members receive New Hanover County Equity Awards

Posted August 23, 2021 at 2:38 pm     Category: Diversity & EquityNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Office of Diversity and Equity held its first annual Equity Awards Gala on August 20 and honored ten community members with … Read More »


New Hanover County Manager Chris Coudriet honored with state-wide award, receives national appointments

Posted August 20, 2021 at 2:27 pm     Category: County CommissionersCounty ManagerNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – At the North Carolina Association of County Commissioners’ (NCACC) annual conference held last weekend in New Hanover County, County Manager Chris Coudriet was honored with … Read More »


New Hanover County vaccine clinics to offer third doses for immunocompromised, indoor mask mandate goes into effect Friday

Posted August 19, 2021 at 3:28 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Beginning Thursday, August 19, New Hanover County Public Health vaccine clinics will offer third doses of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine to immunocompromised individuals, following recent … Read More »


Public Notice: FEMA Public Assistance Program funding for River Road Park Pier

Posted August 18, 2021 at 3:32 pm     Category: Public NoticeRecovery & Resilience

Below is a public notice required by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA): New Hanover County has applied for Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Public Assistance (PA) Program funding through … Read More »


Public Notice: Indoor mask mandate goes into effect Friday, August 20 at 5 p.m. for all New Hanover County 

Posted August 17, 2021 at 11:59 am     Category: News ReleasePublic HealthPublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Health and Human Services (HHS) Board voted unanimously today to move forward with a proposed health rule to mandate face coverings … Read More »


Public Notice: New Hanover County Health and Human Services Board to meet by teleconference August 17

Posted August 16, 2021 at 9:53 am     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic HealthPublic NoticeSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County Health and Human Services Board meeting scheduled for Tuesday, August 17, 2021, at 8 a.m., will … Read More »


More than 1,000 active COVID-19 cases in New Hanover County, slight increase in vaccination rates 

Posted August 12, 2021 at 3:35 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Over the past week, 477 new cases of COVID-19 have been reported to New Hanover County Health and Human Services’ Public Health and there are currently 1,026 active cases, continuing the trend … Read More »


New Hanover County seeking applicants for boards and committees

Posted August 11, 2021 at 9:54 am     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 to Require Vaccine Verification for County Employees

Posted August 9, 2021 at 4:03 pm     Category: County ManagerHuman ResourcesNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – On Monday, August 2, the New Hanover County Health and Human Services Board recommended to county management that vaccinations be mandated for all eligible county … Read More »


Public Notice: New Hanover Soil and Water Conservation District Board of Supervisors to hold Special Meeting Thursday, August 12

Posted August 9, 2021 at 9:51 am     Category: News ReleasePublic NoticeSoil and Water Conservation

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover Soil and Water Conservation District Board of Supervisors will hold a special meeting on Thursday, August 12, … Read More »


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