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New Hanover County Vaccination Appointments Currently Full 

Posted January 6, 2021 at 3:57 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Since announcing on January 5 that New Hanover County Public Health would transition into the next phase – Phase 1b, Group 1 – of the state’s vaccination rollout plan, … Read More »


Public Notice: New Hanover Soil and Water Conservation District to hold special meeting Wednesday, January 13

Posted January 6, 2021 at 12:29 pm     Category: News ReleaseSoil and Water Conservation

The New Hanover Soil & Water Conservation District Board of Supervisors will hold a special meeting on January 13, 2021, at 8:30 a.m. via Zoom for training and to discuss … Read More »


New Hanover County to begin COVID-19 vaccination of adults 75 and older Jan. 7

Posted January 5, 2021 at 3:47 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

Update: New Hanover County opened vaccination time slots to those eligible in phase 1b, group 1 beginning on January 7. At this time, ALL APPOINTMENTS ARE CURRENTLY FULL. NEW HANOVER … Read More »


Heating cost assistance applications open to New Hanover County residents starting January 4

Posted January 4, 2021 at 11:20 am     Category: News ReleaseSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County residents can apply for heating cost assistance through the Low-Income Energy Assistance Program beginning Monday, January 4, 2021. The Low-Income Energy Assistance … Read More »


Commemoration of an American Moment

Posted December 31, 2020 at 7:50 pm     Category: Diversity & Equity

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New Hanover County sees continued COVID-19 surge, reports 14 additional deaths, and continues with Phase 1a of vaccine distribution

Posted December 30, 2020 at 1:10 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Health is seeing a continued holiday surge of daily COVID-19 cases, with 1,158 new cases reported over the last two weeks. … Read More »


New Hanover County receives, administers COVID-19 vaccine, initiates 4 phase vaccination plan

Posted December 22, 2020 at 5:08 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Health received its first shipment of the Moderna Inc. COVID-19 vaccine today, and has begun administering the first dose of vaccines … Read More »


Commissioners to consider revised development agreement for Government Center

Posted December 22, 2020 at 9:51 am     Category: County CommissionersFinanceNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing on a revised development agreement for the Government Center redevelopment at its regular meeting on … Read More »


Recycle Christmas Trees in New Hanover County Beginning Dec. 26

Posted December 21, 2020 at 1:36 pm     Category: Environmental ManagementNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – As a free service to New Hanover County residents, the county’s Environmental Management Department is offering Christmas tree recycling beginning December 26 through January 31. “We … Read More »


New Hanover County seeing “Thanksgiving surge” of COVID-19 cases, continues vaccine planning

Posted December 18, 2020 at 3:25 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Health officials are reporting a surge of COVID-19 cases attributed to the Thanksgiving holiday, and were informed of nine additional deaths … Read More »


Art in the Arboretum virtual art show and sale ends Thursday, Jingle Bell Special offered

Posted December 14, 2020 at 4:40 pm     Category: Arboretum & NCSU Extension Service

New Hanover County – Art in the Arboretum, a virtual art show and sale showcasing local artists, ends Thursday, December 17. These deals won’t last much longer. The Black Friday … Read More »


Five additional COVID-19 deaths in New Hanover County; Vaccination plan takes shape ahead of deliveries

Posted December 11, 2020 at 11:04 am     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Health officials were informed of five additional deaths of residents from COVID-19 this week, bringing the total number of county residents … Read More »


Public Notice: New Hanover County Health and Human Services Board meeting schedule

Posted December 11, 2020 at 9:29 am     Category: News ReleasePublic HealthPublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given of the New Hanover County Health and Human Services Board’s regular meeting schedule for the remainder of Fiscal Year 20-21. Meetings … Read More »


Heather Kelejian Selected for Agents for Change Leadership Development Program

Posted December 8, 2020 at 11:53 pm     Category: Arboretum & NCSU Extension Service

NEWS RELEASE  NC Cooperative Extension – New Hanover County Center December 8th, 2020 Katherine McKee | kemckee@ncsu.edu   Wilmington, N.C. – Through a competitive selection process, New Hanover County Cooperative … Read More »


Donna Girardot Honored with Governor’s Order of the Long Leaf Pine Award

Posted December 8, 2020 at 9:44 am     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePlanning and Land Use

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC — At Monday evening’s New Hanover County Board of Commissioners meeting, Donna Girardot, Airport Authority Chair and New Hanover County Planning Board Chair, was recognized with … Read More »


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