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Partnership Advisory Group Recommends Approval of Asset Purchase Agreement to Allow NHRMC to Join Novant Health

Posted September 29, 2020 at 7:25 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – After nearly a year of examination, public input, and discussion, members of the citizen group evaluating options for New Hanover Regional Medical Center (NHRMC) have … Read More »


New Hanover County COVID-19 update: three more deaths reported, public health breaks down cases in younger age groups

Posted September 25, 2020 at 3:17 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Health officials were notified of three deaths of New Hanover County residents from COVID-19 this week, and are monitoring 11 outbreaks … Read More »


PUBLIC NOTICE: Board of Commissioners to consider and vote October 5 on NHRMC Asset Purchase Agreement, Use of Proceeds, Bylaws, and Lease Termination

Posted September 25, 2020 at 9:54 am     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Commissioners, at its regular meeting on Monday, October 5 at 4 p.m. at the New Hanover County Historic Courthouse, … Read More »


Board of Elections Special Meeting Notice

Posted September 25, 2020 at 8:30 am     Category: Elections

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC –  The New Hanover County Board of Elections will be meeting on September 29, 2020 at 5:00 PM in the Finance Conference Room #500 located at 230 Government Center … Read More »


Burn Ban lifted in unincorporated areas of New Hanover County starting Friday

Posted September 24, 2020 at 3:04 pm     Category: Fire RescueNews ReleaseRecovery & Resilience

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County officials will lift the ban on open burning in the unincorporated areas of the county on Friday, September 25, 2020. “With debris … Read More »


Partnership Advisory Group to meet on Tuesday, September 29

Posted September 24, 2020 at 10:13 am     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County and New Hanover Regional Medical Center (NHRMC) Partnership Advisory Group will hold its last meeting on Tuesday, September 29 at 5:30 … Read More »


Voter Registration Reminder, and Options to Vote in New Hanover County

Posted September 22, 2020 at 3:33 pm     Category: Elections

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The deadline to register to vote in North Carolina is Friday, October 9. If a voter misses the voter registration deadline but would still like … Read More »


Public Notice: New Hanover County and NHRMC share final Asset Purchase Agreement, announce September 28 Public Hearing to receive community input

Posted September 18, 2020 at 5:32 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – An agreement detailing Novant Health’s commitments for supporting New Hanover Regional Medical Center (NHRMC) in delivering healthcare in the region is now available for public … Read More »


New Hanover County COVID-19 update: three more deaths reported, cases increasing among young adults

Posted September 18, 2020 at 1:18 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Health officials were notified of three deaths of New Hanover County residents from COVID-19 this week, and are monitoring 8 outbreaks and clusters in congregate … Read More »


New Hanover County Arboretum plans fall activities in new ways to slow the spread of COVID-19

Posted September 17, 2020 at 3:30 pm     Category: Arboretum & NCSU Extension Service

NEW HANOVR COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County residents are invited to take part in seasonal activities and programming with the New Hanover County Arboretum and Cooperative Extension. All events … Read More »


New Hanover County 4-H members win honors in first virtual 4-H State Horse Show and Horse Program Contests

Posted September 15, 2020 at 12:34 pm     Category: Arboretum & NCSU Extension Service

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Three New Hanover County youth received awards at the annual 4-H State Horse Show on July 20. Held virtually, the event welcomed entries from all … Read More »


Public Notice: New Hanover Soil & Water Conservation District Board of Supervisors to meet Wednesday, Sept. 16

Posted September 15, 2020 at 8:53 am     Category: News ReleaseOtherPublic 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 their monthly meeting at 8 a.m. on … Read More »


New Hanover County COVID-19 update: two deaths reported, additional clusters, financial assistance available

Posted September 11, 2020 at 4:21 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic HealthSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Health officials were notified of two deaths of New Hanover County residents from COVID-19 this week, and are monitoring 11 outbreaks and clusters in nursing homes, residential … Read More »


Community invited to complete Workforce Housing Survey

Posted September 11, 2020 at 9:13 am     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePlanning and Land Use

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The joint New Hanover County/City of Wilmington Workforce Housing Advisory Committee has launched a comprehensive housing study and public opinion survey to help obtain additional … Read More »


New Hanover County seeking applicants for boards and committees

Posted September 9, 2020 at 4:10 pm     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 »


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