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New Hanover County prepares for tropical impacts from Hurricane Michael

Posted October 10, 2018 at 1:02 pm     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – In preparation for tropical storm force winds and rain as a result of Hurricane Michael, the New Hanover County Emergency Operations Center will begin operating … Read More »


Special Flood Hazard Area damage assessments begin Wednesday

Posted October 10, 2018 at 10:22 am     Category: Emergency NewsRecovery & Resilience

New Hanover County, NC – Officials from New Hanover County and FEMA will begin assessing buildings in Special Flood Hazard Areas for evidence of substantial damage from Hurricane Florence on … Read More »


Public Notice: October 11 Agenda Review Canceled

Posted October 10, 2018 at 9:39 am     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the Agenda Review meeting of the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners scheduled for Thursday, October 11, 2018 at 4 p.m. … Read More »


Museum Welcomes New Staff

Posted October 10, 2018 at 9:37 am     Category: Cape Fear Museum

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – Cape Fear Museum of History and Science is pleased to welcome Simon Lashford as its museum design coordinator. Lashford earned his bachelor’s degree in theatre … Read More »


New Hanover County officials are monitoring Hurricane Michael

Posted October 9, 2018 at 5:02 pm     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Emergency Management officials are closely monitoring Hurricane Michael and the area is now under a Tropical Storm Watch, with impacts expected in … Read More »


Board of Elections Regular Meeting Notice

Posted October 5, 2018 at 4:16 pm     Category: Elections

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Elections will be meeting on October 9, 2018 at 3:00 PM in the Board of Elections Conference Room located … Read More »


Community Recovery Resource Center offers services through Saturday

Posted October 5, 2018 at 2:36 pm     Category: Emergency NewsRecovery & Resilience

New Hanover County, NC – Saturday, October 6 is the last day to apply for the Disaster Supplemental Nutrition Program (D-SNAP), better known as Disaster Food Stamps, at the Community … Read More »


Voter Registration Deadline Extended in New Hanover County

Posted October 4, 2018 at 10:39 am     Category: ElectionsRecovery & Resilience

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Due to the impacts of Hurricane Florence, the North Carolina State Board of Elections & Ethics Enforcement has extended the voter registration deadline until 5:00 … Read More »


New Hanover County seeking applicants for boards and committees

Posted October 3, 2018 at 8:24 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 … Read More »


New Hanover County Requests Development Proposals for Project Grace

Posted October 2, 2018 at 4:55 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleaseStrategy

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – At the October 1, 2018 New Hanover County Board of Commissioners meeting, Commissioners approved a proposal that invites the two qualified teams to submit development proposals … Read More »


Art in the Arboretum Rescheduled to November

Posted October 2, 2018 at 11:53 am     Category: Arboretum & NCSU Extension ServiceNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The 23rd annual Art in the Arboretum has been rescheduled to November 2-4 because of damage to the Arboretum from Hurricane Florence. The event was … Read More »


New Hanover County receives sixth consecutive Triple-A bond rating

Posted October 1, 2018 at 12:28 pm     Category: County ManagerFinanceNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County has received a Triple-A bond rating, the highest rating a county can achieve, from both Moody’s Investor Services (Moody’s) and Standard & Poor’s … Read More »


Public Notice: October 4 Planning Board Meeting Cancelled

Posted September 28, 2018 at 11:26 am     Category: News ReleasePlanning and Land UsePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY – The New Hanover County Planning Board regular meeting scheduled for Thursday, October 4, 2018 at 6 p.m. has been cancelled due to the impacts of Hurricane … Read More »


Community Recovery Resource Center opens Friday in New Hanover County

Posted September 27, 2018 at 10:49 am     Category: Emergency NewsRecovery & Resilience

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County will open a Community Recovery Resource Center on Friday, September 28 at Independence Mall to assist residents of New Hanover County and … Read More »


Public Notice: October Meeting for Non-County Agency Funding Committee

Posted September 26, 2018 at 4:02 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 Friday, October 12, 2018 at 8:30 a.m. The meeting … Read More »


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