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New Hanover County continues expanded COVID-19 testing, shares Memorial Day safety reminders

Posted May 20, 2020 at 3:35 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County will continue to offer expanded, community-wide COVID-19 diagnostic testing to residents in the weeks to come, based on the community’s need. The drive-through testing location, which has been in downtown … Read More »


Public Notice: Surplus property for sale to non-profits then general public

Posted May 20, 2020 at 10:48 am     Category: County CommissionersFinanceNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County’s Board of Commissioners adopted a resolution at its meeting on Monday, May 18, 2020, declaring certain personal property surplus to the county’s … Read More »


Board of Elections Special Meeting Notice

Posted May 19, 2020 at 1:25 pm     Category: Elections

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC- The New Hanover County Board of Elections will hold a special meeting on Thursday, May 21, 2020 at 4:30 PM for the purpose of discussing the … Read More »


New Hanover County Board of Commissioners adopts CARES Act spending outline

Posted May 19, 2020 at 10:43 am     Category: County CommissionersFinanceNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Commissioners approved a budget outline for spending more than $4 million in funds allocated from the Coronavirus Aid, Relief … Read More »


Board of Commissioners approves and accepts Partnership Advisory Group’s Recommendation for NHRMC Partnership Focus

Posted May 18, 2020 at 4:06 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – At its meeting on Monday, May 18, the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners unanimously approved and accepted the Partnership Advisory Group’s (PAG) recommendation to … Read More »


Commissioners to hold June 15 Public Hearing on Government Center Redevelopment

Posted May 15, 2020 at 12:07 pm     Category: County CommissionersCounty ManagerNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing on the proposed Government Center redevelopment project and the associated development agreement, at … Read More »


New Hanover County Board of Commissioners to consider adjustments to Stormwater Services Program

Posted May 13, 2020 at 12:02 pm     Category: County CommissionersEngineeringNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The Board of Commissioners, at its May 18 meeting, will consider a resolution to modify the county’s Stormwater Services Program and delay the fee to property owners for one year due to the financial impacts of COVID-19 on residents, businesses, and … Read More »


Lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19 increase with expanded testing available

Posted May 12, 2020 at 4:35 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19 in New Hanover County are increasing, as was expected with the implementation of expanded, community-wide testing that began April 29. As … Read More »


Public Notice: Location Change of Regular Board Meeting of the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners

Posted May 12, 2020 at 11:43 am     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Notice

New Hanover County, NC – Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners will hold its Regular Board Meeting on May 18, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. … Read More »


New Hanover County Health and Human Services Board Meeting on May 19 to be Held Via Teleconference, Zoning Board of Adjustment May Meeting Canceled

Posted May 8, 2020 at 2:05 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic HealthSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County Health and Human Services Board meeting scheduled for Tuesday, May 19, 2020, at 8 a.m., will … Read More »


Partnership Advisory Group Votes to Focus Evaluation on Three Potential Partners for NHRMC

Posted May 7, 2020 at 8:28 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The Partnership Advisory Group exploring the best way to improve the region’s access to high-quality healthcare has endorsed further evaluation of partnership proposals for New … Read More »


Most New Hanover County facilities resume regular hours of operation Monday, May 11

Posted May 7, 2020 at 4:46 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – As part of Governor Cooper’s modified Stay At Home Order and phased reopening plan, New Hanover County will open most facilities for regular business hours starting Monday, May 11. This includes the county’s Government … Read More »


Museum to Document COVID-19 in the Lower Cape Fear Area

Posted May 7, 2020 at 8:39 am     Category: Cape Fear Museum

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – What is your COVID-19 story? Cape Fear Museum of History and Science is seeking objects, photographs and documents that show the numerous aspects of the … Read More »


New Hanover County continues community COVID-19 testing, additional resources available

Posted May 5, 2020 at 4:47 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County’s expanded community-wide testing for COVID-19 began last week, and the county was able to perform 191 diagnostic tests free-of-charge to help residents … Read More »


New Hanover County seeking applicants for boards and committees

Posted May 5, 2020 at 1:35 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

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 »


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