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New Hanover County Update: COVID-19 cases, Vaccinations & Easing of Statewide Restrictions

Posted March 24, 2021 at 3:33 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Health and Human Services’ Public Health continues to monitor COVID-19 in our community, conduct contact tracing on reported cases to help slow … Read More »


One year since first COVID-19 positive case in New Hanover County

Posted March 19, 2021 at 4:07 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – It has been one year since New Hanover County had its first reported case of COVID-19 in our community on March 18, 2020, and since … Read More »


NHC Public Health COVID-19 vaccination appointments full through March 23

Posted March 19, 2021 at 2:18 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

COVID-19 vaccine appointments with New Hanover County Health and Human Services’ Public Health are full through March 23. As additional vaccine supply is received, the county will open more appointments. … Read More »


NHC Public Health COVID-19 vaccination appointments open

Posted March 19, 2021 at 1:20 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Notice

Update: ALL APPOINTMENTS ARE FULL. As vaccine supply is received, the county will open additional appointments to ensure that even more people who are eligible can receive the vaccine. Residents … Read More »


New Hanover County to close offices, attractions & vaccination sites at 4 pm in advance of severe weather, residents should be on alert

Posted March 18, 2021 at 12:08 pm     Category: Environmental ManagementNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Based on the latest forecast from the National Weather Service, New Hanover County is expecting the potential for severe storms this afternoon and evening that … Read More »


NHC Public Health COVID-19 vaccination appointments full

Posted March 16, 2021 at 3:49 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

All appointments for this week’s COVID-19 vaccinations through New Hanover County Health and Human Services’ Public Health are now full. As additional vaccine supply is received, the county will open … Read More »


NHC Public Health COVID-19 vaccination appointments open

Posted March 16, 2021 at 2:25 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

Update: ALL APPOINTMENTS ARE FULL. As additional vaccine supply is received, the county will open more appointments to ensure that even more people who are eligible can receive the vaccine. … Read More »


Public Notice: New Hanover County Non-County Agency Funding Committee to meet March 18

Posted March 15, 2021 at 2:43 pm     Category: FinanceNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County Non-County Agency Funding Committee will meet on Thursday, March 18 at 9 a.m. for the purpose … Read More »


New Hanover County Board of Commissioners Approves $7 million for Emergency Rental Assistance Program

Posted March 15, 2021 at 11:05 am     Category: News ReleaseSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Commissioners approved in a unanimous vote at its meeting Monday, March 15, to accept more than $7 million in … Read More »


Commissioners redefine Project Grace, take next steps toward engagement and design

Posted March 15, 2021 at 11:01 am     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleaseStrategy

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Commissioners held a public hearing today, March 15, and unanimously approved the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) for Project Grace, with several updates. … Read More »


Local COVID-19 metrics continue to improve, Vaccination efforts show progress and expand into more groups 

Posted March 12, 2021 at 2:58 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Over the past week, 293 new COVID-19 cases have been reported in New Hanover County – for a total of 16,874 cases since the start of the pandemic; and of … Read More »


North Carolina Task Force 11 to participate in search and rescue exercise

Posted March 11, 2021 at 3:31 pm     Category: Fire RescueNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – North Carolina Search and Rescue Task Force 11 (NCTF-11), which is made up of members from New Hanover County Fire Rescue and Wilmington Fire Department, … Read More »


Public Notice: Location Change for the March 16 New Hanover County Health and Human Services Board Meeting

Posted March 10, 2021 at 8:57 am     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County Health and Human Services Board meeting on March 16, 2021, will be held at 8 a.m. … Read More »


NHC Public Health COVID-19 vaccination appointments full through March 18

Posted March 9, 2021 at 3:48 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

All appointments for this week’s COVID-19 vaccinations through New Hanover County Health and Human Services’ Public Health are now full. As additional vaccine supply is received, the county will open … Read More »


NHC Public Health COVID-19 vaccination appointments open for Groups 1, 2 and 3

Posted March 9, 2021 at 1:58 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

Update: ALL APPOINTMENTS ARE FULL. As additional vaccine supply is received, the county will open more appointments to ensure that even more people who are eligible can receive the vaccine. Residents … Read More »


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