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New Hanover County seeking applicants for boards and committees

Posted September 3, 2014 at 2:40 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Many opportunities exist for citizens who have a desire to become more involved with issues that affect the future of New Hanover County to volunteer. The New Hanover … Read More »


New Hanover County Continues Efforts to Preserve Economic Development in North Carolina

Posted September 3, 2014 at 9:47 am     Category: County ManagerNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – On Tuesday September 2, New Hanover County Manager Chris Coudriet issued the below letter to Counties across North Carolina again calling for a special session of the General … Read More »


Let’s Talk About It: Making Sense of the Civil War

Posted September 2, 2014 at 11:31 am     Category: LibraryNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Library announces a 5-part reading and discussion series called Let’s Talk About It: Making Sense of the Civil War, starting at 6:00 … Read More »


Local leaders urge Governor to call special session for film incentives

Posted August 28, 2014 at 3:56 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Today, elected leaders from New Hanover County and the City of Wilmington sent a letter to Governor Pat McCrory, Senate Leader Phil Berger and House Speaker … Read More »


Dawson attains practitioner status in Local Elected Leaders Academy

Posted August 27, 2014 at 8:49 am     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Commissioner Beth Dawson was recognized at the North Carolina Association of County Commissioners’ annual conference for attaining practitioner status in the Local Elected … Read More »


Free car seat inspections during Child Passenger Safety Week

Posted August 27, 2014 at 8:33 am     Category: Fire RescueNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Safe Kids Cape Fear urges parents and caregivers of New Hanover, Pender, and Brunswick counties to make sure their car seats and booster seats are … Read More »


Health department offers free prostate cancer screenings

Posted August 25, 2014 at 9:20 am     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Health Department (NHCHD) will offer a free prostate cancer screening on Saturday, September 20 from 8 a.m. – 11 a.m. at the … Read More »


Board of commissioners and city council to hold joint meeting

Posted August 21, 2014 at 7:00 am     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Commissioners and the Wilmington City Council will hold a joint meeting Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at 10 a.m. The … Read More »


Cape Fear Hospice to assist New Hanover County through training partnership

Posted August 18, 2014 at 1:25 pm     Category: Human ResourcesNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County partners with Cape Fear Hospice and Life Center to offer staff development training There are many practitioners and public servants of county … Read More »


New Hanover libraries now offer battery recycling drop-off

Posted August 18, 2014 at 1:23 pm     Category: Environmental ManagementNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Residents of New Hanover County can begin taking spent batteries to any New Hanover County Public Library location for recycling.  This convenient service is the … Read More »


Four New Hanover County communities to get new fire hydrants

Posted August 18, 2014 at 1:04 pm     Category: Fire RescueNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Fire Services and Cape Fear Public Utility Authority is partnering to enhance firefighting efficiency Utilizing existing water lines, construction crews will soon … Read More »


Plan NHC – Public Meeting on August 12th

Posted August 11, 2014 at 12:12 pm     Category: News ReleasePlanning and Land Use

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County is continuing on course for creating the County’s first Comprehensive Plan, Plan NHC. This Comprehensive Plan will be used as a guide … Read More »


Airlie Gardens Officially “Opens” Restored Historic Gate

Posted August 11, 2014 at 11:36 am     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

New Hanover County, NC – After months of painstaking restoration, the historic Airlie Gardens Gate officially “opens” Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony. The … Read More »


Museum’s Longtime Volunteer and Store Manager to Retire

Posted August 6, 2014 at 5:55 pm     Category: Cape Fear Museum

WILMINGTON, N.C. – Cape Fear Museum’s Coordinator of Volunteer Services and Museum Store Manager Karen Smith is retiring on September 1, 2014. Smith began at the museum in 1991. During … Read More »


Coudriet appointed to NACo’s leadership team

Posted August 6, 2014 at 12:05 pm     Category: County ManagerNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – National Association of Counties (NACo) President Riki Hokama, has appointed New Hanover County Manager Chris Coudriet as Vice Chair of the Medicaid and Indigent Care Subcommittee, Health … Read More »


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