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New Hanover County advocates to rebuild state-wide film industry

Posted January 11, 2019 at 11:03 am     Category: Communications & OutreachCounty CommissionersNews Release

New Hanover County, NC – At the North Carolina Association of County Commissioners (NCACC) Legislative Goals Conference today, New Hanover County Commissioners Jonathan Barfield, Jr. and Rob Zapple advocated to rebuild the … Read More »


Chairman Barfield and Commissioner Zapple help set legislative priorities with state association

Posted January 10, 2019 at 10:41 am     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

New Hanover County, NC – New Hanover County Board of Commissioners Chairman Jonathan Barfield, Jr., was selected as the District 4 Director for the North Carolina Association of County Commissioners … Read More »


New Hanover County seeking applicants for boards and committees

Posted January 9, 2019 at 3:21 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleaseOther

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 »


Board of Elections Cancellation Notice

Posted January 8, 2019 at 8:01 am     Category: Elections

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Elections regular meeting, scheduled for January 15, 2019 at 3:00 PM, has been cancelled. The next Board of Elections … Read More »


TreeFest 2019 Offers Tree Seedlings and Native Grasses

Posted January 7, 2019 at 10:50 am     Category: News ReleaseParks and GardensSoil and Water Conservation

​New Hanover County, NC – TreeFest, an annual distribution of tree seedlings, will be held Friday, January 18 and Saturday, January 19 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., or until trees … Read More »


New Hanover County appoints interim chief communications officer

Posted January 4, 2019 at 1:39 pm     Category: Communications & OutreachNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County has appointed Jessica Loeper as interim chief communications officer (CCO) following the departure of former CCO Ruth Ravitz Smith. Loeper takes this … Read More »


Public Notice: January 15 Community Relations Advisory Committee Special Meeting

Posted January 4, 2019 at 8:27 am     Category: News ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County/City of Wilmington Community Relations Advisory Committee will hold a special meeting for committee member training on … Read More »


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 ManagementNews ReleaseRecovery & Resilience

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 »


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