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Ice Storm Warning

An Ice Storm Warning is in effect for New Hanover County.

County offices and facilities will be closed on Friday, January 21, and Saturday, January 22, as the forecast calls for freezing rain, hazardous road conditions & potential power outages.

Visit EmergencyNHC.com for more information and the latest from the National Weather Service.

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Public Notice: January 4 Agenda Review Canceled

Posted January 4, 2018 at 9:19 am     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the Agenda Review meeting of the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners scheduled for Thursday, January 4, 2018 at 4 … Read More »


New Hanover County Government Offices, Attractions & Courts Closed Thursday

Posted January 4, 2018 at 8:54 am     Category: Emergency News

New Hanover County, NC – Due to the road conditions and in an abundance of caution, New Hanover County Government offices, attractions, and courts will be closed Thursday, January 4. … Read More »


Public Notice: January 4 Planning Board Meeting Cancelled

Posted January 3, 2018 at 2:43 pm     Category: News ReleasePlanning and Land Use

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Planning Board’s regular meeting scheduled for Thursday, January 4, 2018 at 6 p.m. has been cancelled due to the inclement weather and … Read More »


New Hanover County Government offices & attractions to close early

Posted January 3, 2018 at 10:13 am     Category: Emergency News

New Hanover County, NC – All New Hanover County offices and attractions will close at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, January 3. The county plans to reopen offices at 10 a.m. … Read More »


New Hanover County Officials Monitor Winter Storm

Posted January 2, 2018 at 4:28 pm     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Emergency Management officials are closely monitoring the winter storm, which is expected to affect the region Wednesday and Wednesday night. At this … Read More »


TreeFest will offer tree seedlings and native grasses

Posted January 2, 2018 at 10:15 am     Category: News ReleaseParks and GardensSoil and Water Conservation

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – TreeFest, an annual distribution of tree seedlings, will be held Friday, January 19 and Saturday, January 20 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., or until trees … Read More »


Public Notice: donation of equipment to Pender County

Posted December 29, 2017 at 9:20 am     Category: FinanceNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – At their meeting scheduled for Monday, January 8, 2018 at 4 p.m., the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners will consider a resolution to donate used … Read More »


Christmas Tree Recycling in New Hanover County

Posted December 21, 2017 at 9:23 am     Category: Environmental ManagementNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – As a free service to New Hanover County residents, the county’s Environmental Management Department is offering Christmas tree recycling beginning December 26 through January 15. … Read More »


Public Notice: Surplus Property Available for Purchase

Posted December 19, 2017 at 3:57 pm     Category: FinanceNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Commissioners adopted a resolution at their meeting on Monday, December 18, 2017, declaring certain personal property surplus to the county’s operations. … Read More »


New Hanover County Files Opioid Lawsuit

Posted December 15, 2017 at 2:57 pm     Category: Communications & OutreachCounty AttorneyCounty CommissionersNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – On December 14, New Hanover County took a crucial step and filed a lawsuit against several of the country’s drug manufacturers and distributors. The lawsuit … Read More »


Board of Elections Regular Meeting Notice

Posted December 7, 2017 at 2:27 pm     Category: Elections

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Elections will be meeting on December 12, 2017 at 3:00 PM in the Board of Elections Conference Room located … Read More »


New Hanover County seeking applicants for boards and committees

Posted December 6, 2017 at 11:27 am     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 to the … Read More »


New Hanover Soil & Water Conservation District Meeting Change

Posted December 5, 2017 at 1:54 pm     Category: News ReleaseSoil and Water Conservation

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The December meeting of the New Hanover Soil & Water Conservation District Board of Supervisors will take place on Thursday, December 14, 8:30-10:30 a.m. instead … Read More »


New Hanover County residents can receive assistance with heating costs

Posted December 1, 2017 at 8:21 am     Category: News ReleaseSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County will begin taking applications on December 1 for the state’s Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP) for qualified households. The program provides … Read More »


Museum Awarded Duke Energy Foundation Grant

Posted December 1, 2017 at 7:45 am     Category: Cape Fear Museum

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Cape Fear Museum has been awarded a $9,740 grant from Duke Energy. Funds will be used to fund Electricity and Magnetism field trips for fourth graders … Read More »


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