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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 »


New Hanover County tests more than 180 people for COVID-19 in first week

Posted May 1, 2020 at 5:05 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County expanded diagnostic testing to all residents this week, and as of 4 p.m. on Friday, 186 people have been tested. Of those … Read More »


Board of Elections Cancellation Notice

Posted May 1, 2020 at 8:23 am     Category: Elections

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Elections regular meeting scheduled for May 12, 2020 at 4:30 PM, has been cancelled. The next Board of Elections … Read More »


County-wide COVID-19 testing began today, residents remain under Stay At Home Order

Posted April 29, 2020 at 3:46 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County began its expanded diagnostic testing for COVID-19, with more than 100 residents scheduled to be tested today at the drive-through testing site. … Read More »


Public Notice: May 4, 2020 Board of County Commissioners meeting to be held via teleconference

Posted April 28, 2020 at 11:49 am     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Health

New Hanover County, NC – Notice is hereby given that the regular meeting of the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners scheduled for May 4, 2020 at 4 p.m. will … Read More »


New Hanover County lifts local restrictions, remains under Governor’s Stay At Home Order

Posted April 27, 2020 at 4:32 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Today, New Hanover County Board of Commissioners Chair Julia Olson-Boseman announced that she will not extend the county’s local restrictions put in place in response … Read More »


Screening begins Monday for expanded COVID-19 testing in New Hanover County

Posted April 26, 2020 at 2:45 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Health will expand COVID-19 testing in the county beginning this week, providing an opportunity for symptomatic residents to be pre-screened by … Read More »


State-wide Stay At Home Order extended through May 8, County will announce local order updates next week

Posted April 24, 2020 at 4:00 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – On Thursday, Governor Roy Cooper extended the state-wide Stay At Home Order for North Carolina and outlined a three-phase approach to opening the state, based … Read More »


COVID-19 Update: Food and Nutrition Services Expand for Eligible Households, Businesses Follow Social Distancing Measures

Posted April 22, 2020 at 5:24 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementEmergency NewsNews ReleasePublic HealthSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Changes to federal Food and Nutrition Services programs are increasing benefits for eligible households and helping families purchase food while maintaining physical distancing measures during … Read More »


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