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New Hanover County 7th in state for COVID-19 vaccinations

Posted May 20, 2021 at 3:49 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – According to the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services, 47.6 percent of New Hanover County residents are partially vaccinated against COVID-19, ranking New … Read More »


Public Notice: Location change for New Hanover Soil & Water Conservation District monthly meetings

Posted May 18, 2021 at 1:59 pm     Category: News ReleaseOtherPublic NoticeSoil and Water Conservation

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the location for upcoming New Hanover Soil and Water Conservation District Board of Supervisors monthly meetings has changed to a … Read More »


New Hanover County Fire Rescue achieves improved fire rating, leading to lower fire insurance rates for residents

Posted May 18, 2021 at 9:38 am     Category: Fire RescueNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Fire Rescue (NHCFR) has received an improved fire response rating – going from a four to a two rating – from the … Read More »


New Hanover County Board of Commissioners adopts 5-year Master Aging Plan, ensuring services and support for older adults now and in the future

Posted May 17, 2021 at 9:56 am     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleaseSenior Resource Center

New Hanover County, NC – At its meeting today, the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners adopted a five-year Master Aging Plan (MAP), which will help shape the resources and services for older … Read More »


New Hanover County lifts mask restrictions and capacity limits for county facilities and properties

Posted May 14, 2021 at 5:08 pm     Category: County ManagerNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY –  Following new CDC guidance that fully vaccinated individuals can safely do most activities without wearing a mask or the need to social distance from others, Governor … Read More »


Public Health offers walk-up clinics for people 12 and older

Posted May 13, 2021 at 12:39 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

New Hanover County, NC – New Hanover County Health and Human Services’ Public Health will expand COVID-19 vaccine availability to people 12 and older following the formal approval of the … Read More »


Public Notice: Location change for May and June New Hanover County Health & Human Services Board Meetings

Posted May 12, 2021 at 4:54 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic HealthPublic NoticeSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County Health and Human Services Board meetings on May 18 and June 15, 2021, will be held at … Read More »


Public Notice: May 13 Board of Commissioners Agenda Review Canceled

Posted May 11, 2021 at 4:26 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Notice

New Hanover County, NC – Notice is hereby given that the Agenda Review meeting of the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners scheduled for Thursday, May 13, 2021 at 4:00 … Read More »


New Hanover County officials monitoring fuel shortage; Residents urged to avoid panic purchasing

Posted May 11, 2021 at 2:32 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County officials are monitoring the temporary shutdown of the Colonial Pipeline and fuel supply in the area and are working to ensure county … Read More »


Hurricane Preparedness Week is May 9-15; County officials encourage residents to be ReadyNHC

Posted May 10, 2021 at 2:01 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Hurricane Preparedness Week is May 9 through 15 and New Hanover County officials are encouraging residents to be ReadyNHC and continue to consider COVID-19 when preparing … Read More »


New Hanover County’s Snows Cut Park will permanently close June 30 due to shoreline erosion and safety concerns

Posted May 10, 2021 at 10:53 am     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Snows Cut Park, located at 9420 River Road, will permanently close on June 30, 2021 due to significant and persistent shoreline erosion that has occurred, … Read More »


Board of Elections Regular Meeting Notice

Posted May 7, 2021 at 12:00 pm     Category: Elections

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC- The New Hanover County Board of Elections will be meeting on Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at 4:00 PM in the Long Leaf Room of the Executive Development … Read More »


Statement from Chair Olson-Boseman about shooting in Long Leaf Park

Posted May 6, 2021 at 11:03 am     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

Below is a statement from Board of Commissioners Chair Julia Olson-Boseman regarding the shooting on May 5, 2021 at Long Leaf Park: I am saddened and shocked by last night’s … Read More »


COVID-19 Vaccine Walk-Up Clinics scheduled for Tuesday and Thursday next week, 45% of population now partially vaccinated

Posted May 5, 2021 at 4:27 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

New Hanover County Public Health has made it easy and convenient to get a COVID-19 vaccine with walk-up clinics available each week for residents to get a free vaccine. The … Read More »


Board of Elections Office Relocation Notice

Posted May 5, 2021 at 12:06 pm     Category: Elections

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC- The New Hanover County Board of Elections Office will be relocating to the county’s Executive Development Center at the Northeast Library, located at 1241-A Military Cutoff Road … Read More »


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