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Media Briefing (9/18) to be held at 11:45 a.m.

Posted September 18, 2018 at 8:06 am     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – A media briefing will be held today, Tuesday, September 18, at 11:45 a.m. to provide information about the latest information regarding Hurricane Florence. The briefing … Read More »


Food and Water Distribution Sites Update

Posted September 17, 2018 at 6:00 pm     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County, in partnership with FEMA, the Civil Air Patrol and volunteers from General Electric, will be opening three Points of Distribution Sites (PODS) … Read More »


Media Briefing (9/17) to be held at 11:45 a.m.

Posted September 17, 2018 at 9:49 am     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – A media briefing will be held today, Monday, September 17, at 11:45 a.m. to provide information about the latest information regarding Hurricane Florence. The briefing … Read More »


Statement from New Hanover County

Posted September 17, 2018 at 5:55 am     Category: Emergency News

New Hanover County, NC – This morning Emergency Medical Services responded to a call for an unresponsive person at Hoggard High School. “It is with great sadness I report that … Read More »


County offices remain closed, landfill to reopen Tuesday

Posted September 16, 2018 at 2:00 pm     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY – New Hanover County offices, with the exception of the county’s landfill, will remain closed for business until further notice. County staff have been reassigned to emergency … Read More »


Curfew extended, county opens post-storm shelter operations

Posted September 16, 2018 at 12:41 pm     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County and the City of Wilmington are extending the curfew that is already in place. The curfew will now begin at 8 p.m. … Read More »


Media briefing to be held at 11:45 a.m.

Posted September 16, 2018 at 8:54 am     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – A media briefing will be held today, Sunday, September 16, at 11:45 a.m. to provide information about the latest information regarding Hurricane Florence. The briefing … Read More »


Residents Rescued from Homes and Vehicles Overnight

Posted September 16, 2018 at 7:21 am     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Numerous residents were rescued from flooded vehicles and homes in New Hanover County overnight. In the midst of heavy rainfall, first responder rescue teams from … Read More »


Public Information Hotline Service Restored

Posted September 16, 2018 at 6:09 am     Category: Emergency News

The New Hanover County Public Information Hotline service has been restored. Residents can call (910) 798-6800 with questions. A backup phone number is also available at (910) 620-0860. The latest … Read More »


Public Information Hotline Experiencing Service Interruption, 911 Fully Operational

Posted September 16, 2018 at 2:04 am     Category: Emergency News

Callers to the New Hanover County public information hotline may be experiencing a busy signal due to a system interruption. The 911 center is operational, and citizens should call 911 … Read More »


Public Notice: New Hanover County Board of Commissioners September 17, 2018 Regular Meeting Suspended Until Further Notice Due to the Impacts of Hurricane Florence

Posted September 15, 2018 at 9:23 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Notice

Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners September 17, 2018 Regular Meeting has been suspended until further notice due to the impacts of Hurricane Florence.


County to open Landfill Sunday, ban on burning in place

Posted September 15, 2018 at 5:53 pm     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The public will be able to bring debris from Hurricane Florence to New Hanover County’s Landfill beginning Sunday, September 16 from 8 a.m. to 5 … Read More »


Media briefing to be held at 11:45 a.m.

Posted September 15, 2018 at 8:39 am     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – A media briefing will be held today, Saturday, September 15 at 11:45 a.m. to provide information about the latest information regarding Hurricane Florence. The briefing … Read More »


Soil & Water Board Meeting for 9/19 Cancelled

Posted September 15, 2018 at 12:53 am     Category: News ReleaseSoil and Water Conservation

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover Soil & Water Conservation District has cancelled the September 19, 2018 board meeting due to the significant weather events that have occurred. ###


Media Briefing to be Held at 3:00p.m.

Posted September 14, 2018 at 1:06 pm     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – A media briefing will be held today, Friday, September 14, at 3:00 p.m. to provide information about the latest information regarding Hurricane Florence. The briefing … Read More »


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