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Evacuations Recommended, County Shelter to Open

Posted September 10, 2018 at 5:47 pm     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – For safety purposes, New Hanover County Emergency Management is recommending a voluntary evacuation for all of New Hanover County, including Carolina Beach, Kure Beach, Wrightsville … Read More »


Public Notice: September 13 Agenda Review Canceled

Posted September 10, 2018 at 3:16 pm     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, September 13, 2018 at 4 … Read More »


New Hanover County Government Offices and Attractions Closing Tuesday at Noon

Posted September 10, 2018 at 3:08 pm     Category: Cape Fear Museum

New Hanover County, NC – In preparation for Hurricane Florence, the following agencies and services of New Hanover County will close at noon on Tuesday, September 11 and will remain … Read More »


New Hanover County Government Offices and Attractions Closing Tuesday at Noon

Posted September 10, 2018 at 2:54 pm     Category: Emergency News

New Hanover County, NC – In preparation for Hurricane Florence, the following agencies and services of New Hanover County will close at noon on Tuesday, September 11 and will remain … Read More »


Board of Elections Cancellation Notice

Posted September 10, 2018 at 2:12 pm     Category: Elections

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Elections regular meeting scheduled for September 11, 2018 at 3:00 PM has been cancelled due to weather impacts expected … Read More »


State of Emergency declared on September 10 at 11 a.m.

Posted September 10, 2018 at 12:52 pm     Category: Emergency News

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – A State of Emergency has been declared for New Hanover County effective today, September 10 at 11 a.m. in advance of Hurricane Florence. “Hurricane Florence … Read More »


Board of Commissioners to consider next steps for Project Grace

Posted September 10, 2018 at 8:00 am     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleaseStrategy

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Earlier this year, New Hanover County began a two-step solicitation process for the potential development of Project Grace by releasing a request for qualifications. Two … Read More »


Public Notice: Commissioners to attend Hurricane Florence briefing, media statement to follow

Posted September 9, 2018 at 6:34 pm     Category: County CommissionersEmergency ManagementNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners, along with various community leaders, will be attending a briefing on Monday, September … Read More »


Board of Elections Regular Meeting Notice

Posted September 7, 2018 at 3:30 pm     Category: Elections

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Elections will be meeting on September 11, 2018 at 3:00 PM in the Board of Elections Conference Room located … Read More »


County and city close on Echo Farms land

Posted September 7, 2018 at 12:40 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County and the City of Wilmington closed on the 14-acre Echo Farms parcel today, September 7, and it will now become a public … Read More »


New Hanover County homeowners to receive additional flood insurance discount

Posted September 6, 2018 at 2:36 pm     Category: News ReleasePlanning and Land Use

New Hanover County, NC – New Hanover County has improved to a Class 7 rating through FEMA’s National Flood Insurance Program Community Rating System (CRS), which means eligible homeowners in … Read More »


New Hanover County seeking applicants for boards and committees

Posted September 4, 2018 at 12:39 pm     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 »


Two New Hanover County initiatives receive statewide honor

Posted August 31, 2018 at 9:37 am     Category: Fire RescueNews ReleaseSheriffStrategy

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County recently received two Local Government Federal Credit Union (LGFCU) Excellence in Innovation Awards given by the North Carolina Association of County Commissioners (NCACC). … Read More »


Cape Fear Rotary Helps to Expand Museum’s Portable Planetarium Program

Posted August 30, 2018 at 3:00 pm     Category: Cape Fear Museum

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – Cape Fear Museum has been awarded a $1,995 grant from Cape Fear Rotary to expand program offerings in the Museum’s portable planetarium. The grant will … Read More »


New Hanover County Announces Partnership with Tides, Inc.

Posted August 30, 2018 at 12:26 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleaseStrategy

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The public is invited to attend a Contract Signing Ceremony between New Hanover County Government and Tides, Inc. on Tuesday, September 4 at 3:30 p.m. … Read More »


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