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New Hanover County Prepares for Tropical Storm Isaias

Posted August 2, 2020 at 5:00 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews Release

Modified operating hours and closures for the county, Emergency Public Information Hotline and upcoming State of Emergency   NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County is currently under a Hurricane … Read More »


New Hanover County Prepares for Tropical Storm Isaias

Posted August 2, 2020 at 9:00 am     Category: Emergency News

(Originally Posted August 2, 2020 at 5:00 pm) Modified operating hours and closures for the county, Emergency Public Information Hotline and upcoming State of Emergency   NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – … Read More »


New Hanover County Monitors Tropical Storm Isaias

Posted August 1, 2020 at 6:03 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews Release

New Hanover County, NC – New Hanover County Emergency Management officials are closely monitoring Tropical Storm Isaias, with impacts expected to begin Monday evening into Tuesday morning for our area. … Read More »


New Hanover County COVID-19 weekly update: 5 more deaths this week, hurricane preparations underway

Posted August 1, 2020 at 11:20 am     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County health officials were notified of five deaths of county residents from COVID-19 this week, and continue to monitor 10 outbreaks and clusters … Read More »


New Hanover County Monitors Tropical Storm Isaias

Posted August 1, 2020 at 10:03 am     Category: Emergency News

(Originally Posted August 1, 2020 at 6:03 pm) New Hanover County, NC – New Hanover County Emergency Management officials are closely monitoring Tropical Storm Isaias, with impacts expected to begin … Read More »


New Hanover County Monitors Tropical Storm Isaias

Posted August 1, 2020 at 6:03 am     Category: Emergency News

(Originally Posted August 1, 2020 at 6:03 pm) New Hanover County, NC – New Hanover County Emergency Management officials are closely monitoring Tropical Storm Isaias, with impacts expected to begin … Read More »


New Hanover County Board of Elections adds three additional one-stop voting sites

Posted July 30, 2020 at 5:10 pm     Category: Elections

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – In response to the emergency order of the NC State Board of Elections Executive Director Brinson Bell on July 17, 2020, the New Hanover County … Read More »


29th Consecutive Budget Award presented to New Hanover County

Posted July 29, 2020 at 10:37 am     Category: FinanceNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County, for the 29th consecutive year, has been granted the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United … Read More »


Public Notice: New Hanover County Health & Human Services Board to consider revised rule prohibiting e-cigarettes, opens public comment

Posted July 28, 2020 at 4:19 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic HealthPublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that, at its meeting on Tuesday, August 18, at 8 a.m., the New Hanover County Health and Human Services Board will … Read More »


Sheryl Kelly named newest Assistant County Manager, Kathy Stoute to retire in September

Posted July 28, 2020 at 1:20 pm     Category: County ManagerNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Sheryl Kelly has been selected to serve as an Assistant County Manager for New Hanover County beginning Tuesday, August 25. Kelly has been the county’s … Read More »


Museum Board Announces New Members and Officers

Posted July 28, 2020 at 10:33 am     Category: Cape Fear Museum

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – At its annual meeting in June, Cape Fear Museum Associates, Inc. honored retiring board members and elected officers and seven new board members. Bradley Erbes, … Read More »


Partnership Advisory Group to hold Community Forums, offers speaking opportunities to local groups

Posted July 27, 2020 at 10:45 am     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Members of the Partnership Advisory Group (PAG) will hold a series of Facebook Live Community Forums to continue their efforts to engage the community and … Read More »


Board of Elections Special Meeting Notice

Posted July 27, 2020 at 8:32 am     Category: Elections

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC- The New Hanover County Board of Elections will be meeting on July 30, 2020 at 4:00 PM in Suite 34 of the New Hanover County Government … Read More »


New Hanover County COVID-19 weekly update: Three more deaths, slight decrease in percent of positive tests

Posted July 24, 2020 at 4:53 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleaseOtherPublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Health officials were notified of three deaths of county residents from COVID-19 this week and are monitoring 13 outbreaks and clusters … Read More »


New Hanover County Announces Linda Thompson as Chief Diversity and Equity Officer

Posted July 23, 2020 at 3:04 pm     Category: County ManagerDiversity & EquityNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County announced today that Linda Thompson has been named the Chief Diversity and Equity Officer and will lead the county’s newly-established Office of … Read More »


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