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Your Voice Matters! Take New Hanover County’s Citizen Survey Online.

Posted November 28, 2016 at 9:54 am     Category: County ManagerNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County is looking for feedback from citizens to help shape the county’s plans and policies for the future. A citizen survey is online … Read More »


New Hanover County residents can receive assistance with heating costs

Posted November 21, 2016 at 3:07 pm     Category: News ReleaseSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Department of Social Services will begin taking Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIEAP) applications on December 1 for qualified households. The … Read More »


Development Activity Webpage Improves New Hanover County Customer Experience

Posted November 18, 2016 at 10:08 am     Category: News ReleasePlanning and Land Use

New Hanover County, NC – The New Hanover County Planning and Land Use Department unveiled a new development activity webpage this week. The webpage will make it easier for the … Read More »


Public Health Notice: Potential Rabid Raccoon

Posted November 16, 2016 at 4:00 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – According to the New Hanover County Health Department, on November 11, several children were reported to have encountered a wild raccoon in the area of … Read More »


Community Invited to Discuss Library’s new Pine Valley Branch

Posted November 7, 2016 at 2:32 pm     Category: LibraryNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Library has started the planning process for the new Pine Valley Branch that will serve residents in southern New Hanover County. … Read More »


New Hanover County Rebrands Two Departments

Posted November 1, 2016 at 1:27 pm     Category: Building SafetyNews ReleasePlanning and Land Use

New Hanover County, NC – On October 25, the Planning and Inspections Department was divided into two separate departments in an effort to better reflect the services provided to citizens. … Read More »


New Hanover County Senior Resource Center Offers Medicare Counseling

Posted October 26, 2016 at 9:24 am     Category: News ReleaseSenior Resource Center

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Open Enrollment for Medicare Part D is from October 15 until December 7. The New Hanover County Senior Resource Center is offering free counseling to … Read More »


New Hanover County’s Community Health Assessment Identifies Health Priorities

Posted October 25, 2016 at 2:39 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

New Hanover County, NC – In 2015, the New Hanover County Health Department conducted a Community Health Assessment to evaluate the health status of New Hanover County. The assessment reveals … Read More »


New Hanover County Board of Health Public Hearing Notice

Posted October 17, 2016 at 4:37 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic HealthPublic Notice

When: Wednesday, November 2, 2016 at 8 a.m. Where: New Hanover County Department of Public Health, 2029 South 17th Street, Wilmington, NC 28401 Rule to be Considered: The New Hanover County … Read More »


New Hanover County Fire Rescue Increases Fire Safety Awareness

Posted October 17, 2016 at 2:53 pm     Category: Fire RescueNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The community is invited to New Hanover County Fire Department Day at the ACCESS of Wilmington’s Miracle Field on Saturday, October 29, from 10 a.m.-2 … Read More »


New Hanover County: Important Hurricane Matthew Updates

Posted October 11, 2016 at 11:57 am     Category: Emergency ManagementEnvironmental ManagementFire RescueNews Release

Burn Ban Remains in Effect Storm debris should not be burned due to the increased risk for personal injury and property damage. An outdoor burning ban is currently in place … Read More »


New Hanover County Clerk to the Board to retire, Deputy Clerk appointed successor

Posted October 10, 2016 at 4:51 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

New Hanover County, NC – New Hanover County Clerk to the Board Teresa Elmore will retire from her position on December 1, 2016 after 30 years of service to the … Read More »


New Hanover County Parks & Gardens Openings

Posted October 9, 2016 at 6:01 pm     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

UPDATE: All New Hanover County Parks & Gardens are open except Blue Clay Bike Park, which is expected to open on Monday, October 17.   NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – All New … Read More »


Debris Collection Information for New Hanover County

Posted October 9, 2016 at 11:48 am     Category: Emergency News

UPDATE: Free Yard Debris Pick-Up Begins Monday New Hanover County will begin its free yard debris pick-up service on Monday, October 17. Residents in the unincorporated areas of New Hanover … Read More »


Flu Clinic Open at New Hanover County Health Department

Posted October 4, 2016 at 10:10 am     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

New Hanover County, NC – The New Hanover County Health Department began giving flu shots to the general public on Monday, October 3. Appointments are available from 8 a.m. until … Read More »


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