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Public Notice: New Hanover County Non-County Agency Funding Committee to meet Feb. 24

Posted February 17, 2022 at 1:22 pm     Category: FinanceNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County Non-County Agency Funding Committee will meet on Thursday, February 24, 2022 at 9 a.m. for the … Read More »


First conference of Local Emergency Planning Committee highlights preparedness 

Posted February 16, 2022 at 4:20 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – More than two dozen government agencies from New Hanover and Pender counties, other local municipalities, and private business partners from across the region came together at the Wilmington … Read More »


Calling All Artists – Hop on in and apply to bring Hoppy Times to the gardens in 2022

Posted February 15, 2022 at 2:46 pm     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County’s Airlie Gardens is looking for artists, or teams of artists, to decorate, paint, and adorn one of ten oversized fiberglass rabbits for … Read More »


Free Diversity & Equity training available for local small businesses 

Posted February 14, 2022 at 10:32 am     Category: Diversity & EquityNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Employers or non-profits in New Hanover County with 35 or fewer people on staff can sign-up for classes focused on diversity and equity in the workplace set to take place in March, April and May.   … Read More »


Public Notice: Closed Session Meeting

Posted February 11, 2022 at 2:48 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners will hold a Closed Session Meeting pursuant to G.S. 143-318.11(5) to instruct the public body’s … Read More »


Public Notice: Joint Special Meeting with the Wilmington City Council

Posted February 11, 2022 at 10:11 am     Category: News ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners will hold a Joint Special Meeting with the Wilmington City Council on Thursday, … Read More »


COVID testing available at Pandemic Operations Center starting next week

Posted February 10, 2022 at 3:28 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Starting February 16, members of the community looking to get tested for COVID-19 will be able to receive this service, free of charge, at the New Hanover County Health and Human … Read More »


HHS COVID vaccination sites moving to Pandemic Ops Center, testing added 

Posted February 3, 2022 at 3:50 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Next week, New Hanover County Health and Human Services (HHS) will be closing its COVID vaccination sites at Independence Mall and at the HHS health clinic and moving the operations over to the HHS Pandemic Operations Center at 1507 Greenfield … Read More »


Road closure in Ogden area starting February 7 for stormwater pipe replacement

Posted February 3, 2022 at 8:34 am     Category: EngineeringNews Release

UPDATE: As of February 10, the stormwater pipe repair has been completed. Stoneybrook Road is now reopened for traffic.  NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Beginning February 7, 2022, the intersection … Read More »


New Hanover County seeking applicants for boards and committees

Posted February 2, 2022 at 4:07 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Notice

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 to the following: New Hanover … Read More »


New Hanover County announces creation of Port City United

Posted February 1, 2022 at 3:46 pm     Category: County CommissionersCounty ManagerNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Today, New Hanover County officially announced the creation of Port City United, a new county department that will facilitate, coordinate, and implement several of the … Read More »


Free drop-off tax preparation and filing starts Jan. 31 in New Hanover County

Posted January 28, 2022 at 9:08 am     Category: News ReleaseSenior Resource Center

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Beginning on Monday, January 31, residents can receive free tax preparation and filing by a trained and IRS-certified volunteer through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) … Read More »


Safety measures, vaccine boosters encouraged as COVID continues to impact community

Posted January 27, 2022 at 4:13 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – With more than 6,500 documented new cases of COVID-19 in the community over the last 14 days and 27 deaths from COVID-19 reported in New Hanover County this month, Health and Human Services is emphasizing the importance … Read More »


Statement from Chair Olson-Boseman on recent Chemours advertisement 

Posted January 27, 2022 at 12:54 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

Below is a statement from New Hanover County Board of Commissioners Chair Julia Olson-Boseman regarding recent advertisements by Chemours: Good neighbors take care of each other. We respect each other’s … Read More »


Public Notice: Board of Commissioners Budget Work Session

Posted January 26, 2022 at 2:36 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Notice

Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners will hold a Budget Work Session on Thursday, February 3, 2022, at 2:00 p.m. to discuss budget priorities for … Read More »


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