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New Hanover County seeking applicants for boards and committees

Posted September 9, 2020 at 4:10 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 »


Public Notice: New Hanover County Health and Human Services Board to meet September 15

Posted September 8, 2020 at 1:34 pm     Category: News ReleaseOtherPublic HealthSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County Health and Human Services Board meeting scheduled for Tuesday, September 15, 2020, at 8 a.m., will … Read More »


Partnership Advisory Group to meet virtually on Wednesday, September 9

Posted September 4, 2020 at 2:54 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County and New Hanover Regional Medical Center (NHRMC) Partnership Advisory Group will hold its next meeting on Wednesday, September 9 at 5 p.m. … Read More »


New Hanover County continues COVID-19 protective measures, opens Museum, playgrounds, and splashpad, and adds more free Wi-Fi sites

Posted September 4, 2020 at 12:31 pm     Category: Cape Fear MuseumCounty ManagerInformation TechnologyNews ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – On Tuesday, Governor Roy Cooper announced the shift into Phase 2.5 of reopening. Mask mandates remain in place and starting at 5 p.m. Friday, September … Read More »


New Hanover County COVID-19 Update: Two more deaths, increase in young adult cases, importance of flu vaccine

Posted September 3, 2020 at 4:42 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Health officials were notified of two deaths of New Hanover County residents from COVID-19 this week, and are monitoring six outbreaks … Read More »


Cape Fear Museum to reopen on Tuesday, September 8 with safety precautions in place

Posted September 3, 2020 at 10:24 am     Category: Cape Fear Museum

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – Cape Fear Museum of History and Science will reopen on Tuesday, September 8, 2020 at 9 a.m. after being closed for almost six months in … Read More »


Hurricane Isaias debris collection halfway complete, last day to bring debris to landfill for free is Monday, Sept. 7

Posted September 2, 2020 at 11:23 am     Category: Building SafetyEmergency ManagementEmergency NewsEnvironmental ManagementNews ReleaseTax

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County has collected more than 104,000 cubic yards of vegetative debris from Hurricane Isaias since August 10, and is expected to complete debris … Read More »


New Hanover County Appoints Donna Fayko as Health and Human Services Agency Director

Posted August 31, 2020 at 3:55 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic HealthSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County has appointed Donna Fayko as the county’s Health and Human Services Consolidated Agency director. Fayko will begin in this role on Tuesday, … Read More »


Public Notice: Location Change of the September 8, 2020 Regular Board Meeting of the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners

Posted August 31, 2020 at 1:22 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Notice

New Hanover County, NC – Due to technical issues at the New Hanover County Historic Courthouse, the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners will hold its Regular Board Meeting on … Read More »


New Hanover County Soil and Water Conservation District Chair awarded prestigious Pelican Award

Posted August 31, 2020 at 8:26 am     Category: News ReleaseSoil and Water Conservation

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Soil and Water Conservation District Board Chair, William J. “Bill” Hart, has been awarded the 2020 Pelican Award for Decades of Outstanding … Read More »


COVID-19 in New Hanover County continues to level-off, community testing shifts to direct outreach

Posted August 28, 2020 at 3:28 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Cases of COVID-19 in New Hanover County continue to level off, averaging about 22 cases per day the past week, down from 53 per day … Read More »


Public Notice: New Hanover County Health and Human Services Board to hold Special Meeting Wednesday, August 26

Posted August 24, 2020 at 7:42 am     Category: News ReleasePublic HealthPublic NoticeSocial Services

Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County Health and Human Services Board will hold a Special Meeting on Wednesday, August 26, 2020, at 8:00 a.m. by teleconference. The … Read More »


New Hanover County COVID-19 weekly update: public dashboard available, data shows favorable trends

Posted August 21, 2020 at 1:58 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County has developed a visual dashboard of the county’s COVID-19 data, which is updated nightly and available to view at Health.NHCgov.com/Coronavirus. Local data … Read More »


New Hanover County collaborates with community partners to provide additional wireless access for residents

Posted August 20, 2020 at 1:26 pm     Category: Information TechnologyNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County is working with Live Oak Bank and New Hanover County Schools to increase free wireless internet access throughout the county for children, … Read More »


SQUIRRELS! Art Exhibit opens at Airlie Gardens on Saturday, August 22

Posted August 20, 2020 at 10:56 am     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Airlie Gardens will showcase SQUIRRELS! as its 8th-Annual Art Exhibit, from August 22 through November 30. This exhibit features ten oversized, fiberglass squirrel sculptures placed … Read More »


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