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Board of Elections Regular Meeting Notice

Posted September 8, 2019 at 9:20 am     Category: Elections

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Elections will be meeting on September 10, 2019 at 4:30 PM in Suite 34 of the New Hanover County … Read More »


New Hanover County Emergency Operations Center Stands Down

Posted September 7, 2019 at 3:07 am     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Emergency Operations Center, Joint Information Center, and Emergency Public Information Center, will be de-activated as of 7 am September 7th. EmergencyNHC.com … Read More »


Hurricane Dorian recovery updates for New Hanover County

Posted September 6, 2019 at 6:34 pm     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Read below for important Hurricane Dorian recovery updates. COUNTY OFFICES AND ATTRACTIONSNew Hanover County is beginning to modify emergency operations in preparation to return to … Read More »


Important Updates from New Hanover County

Posted September 6, 2019 at 11:09 am     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Hurricane Dorian passed by the coast of New Hanover County in the early morning hours Friday, and the County is now working on recovery efforts. … Read More »


Additional New Hanover County Shelter to Open Today at 6:30 p.m. 

Posted September 4, 2019 at 5:17 pm     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Eaton Elementary School, located at 6701 Gordon Rd. in Wilmington, will open at 6:30 p.m. today for residents who are seeking shelter. Eaton is not … Read More »


New Hanover County officials declare a State of Emergency

Posted September 3, 2019 at 4:57 pm     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – A State of Emergency has been declared for New Hanover County effective today, September 3 at 5 p.m. in advance of Hurricane Dorian. “Hurricane Dorian … Read More »


Officials issue evacuation orders & open shelters in advance of Hurricane Dorian

Posted September 3, 2019 at 12:13 pm     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – In advance of Hurricane Dorian, a mandatory evacuation order has been issued for residents and visitors of Carolina Beach, Kure Beach, Wrightsville Beach and Figure … Read More »


Hurricane Dorian Media Briefing Tomorrow at Noon

Posted September 2, 2019 at 6:11 pm     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – A media briefing will be held tomorrow, Tuesday, September 3 at noon, to provide information about the latest forecast for Hurricane Dorian, as well as … Read More »


Public Notice: Changes to the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners September 3 and 16, 2019 Regular Meetings

Posted September 2, 2019 at 1:54 pm     Category: News ReleaseOther

New Hanover County, NC – Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners September 3, 2019 Regular Meeting has been canceled due to Hurricane Dorian. The … Read More »


New Hanover County to activate Emergency Operations Center & close county offices

Posted September 2, 2019 at 12:20 pm     Category: Emergency News

New Hanover County, NC – In preparation for Hurricane Dorian, New Hanover County will activate the Emergency Operations Center (EOC) beginning at 7 a.m. on Tuesday, September 3. County employees, … Read More »


New Hanover County Fire Rescue Chief Donnie Hall appointed President of NC Association of Fire Chiefs

Posted August 29, 2019 at 1:55 pm     Category: Fire RescueNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Fire Rescue Chief Donnie Hall was sworn in as the President of the North Carolina Association of Fire Chiefs (NCAFC) on Saturday, … Read More »


New Hanover County earns two statewide awards for innovation

Posted August 27, 2019 at 9:47 am     Category: Environmental ManagementNews ReleaseRecovery & Resilience

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County recently received two Local Government Federal Credit Union (LGFCU) Excellence in Innovation Awards given by the North Carolina Association of County Commissioners … Read More »


Public Notice: Board of Commissioners to consider resolution for surplus property

Posted August 22, 2019 at 11:50 am     Category: FinanceNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners will consider a resolution at their meeting on September 3, to declare a … Read More »


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

Posted August 21, 2019 at 9:19 am     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleaseOtherPublic 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 … Read More »


New Hanover County shares report on comprehensive floodplain management

Posted August 20, 2019 at 5:07 pm     Category: News ReleasePlanning and Land Use

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – To show the county’s strategies to reduce floodplain hazards, as well as ensure homeowners receive discounted flood insurance rates, New Hanover County has completed its … Read More »


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