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NHC Board of Elections Special Meeting Notice

Posted October 9, 2015 at 11:49 am     Category: ElectionsNews Release

(New Hanover County)– The New Hanover County Board of Elections will hold a special meeting on October 13, 2015 at 5:00 PM to review absentee ballot applications and discuss other … Read More »


Exchange of County Property

Posted October 8, 2015 at 10:31 am     Category: FinanceNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that in accordance with G.S. 160A-271, New Hanover County’s Board of Commissioners intends to authorize the exchange of six (6) used … Read More »


New Hanover County Residents Urged to Take Steps to Reduce Mosquitoes Following Record Rainfall

Posted October 7, 2015 at 1:36 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Due to the extreme rainfall this past week, New Hanover County received as much as 14 inches of rain creating many areas where mosquitoes can potentially … Read More »


Airlie Gardens Ready for the Fall Season’s Biggest Party

Posted October 7, 2015 at 1:33 pm     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

The 2015 Oyster Roast to benefit Airlie Gardens Environmental Education Program NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – The salty scent of steamed oysters, the sizzle of frying fish and the mellow … Read More »


New Hanover County Responds to Road Closure

Posted October 6, 2015 at 4:48 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementFire RescueNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY — As a result of the over 14 inches of rain that has fallen in the area over the past 7 days, standing water on Edgewater Club … Read More »


New Hanover County seeking applicants for boards and committees

Posted October 6, 2015 at 12:39 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Notice

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. … Read More »


New Hanover County Parks Reopen

Posted October 6, 2015 at 10:49 am     Category: News Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Following an assessment by New Hanover County staff this morning, all New Hanover County Parks have returned to regular operations, with the exception of Blue Clay … Read More »


New Hanover County Returns to Regular Operations

Posted October 5, 2015 at 5:29 pm     Category: News Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County will return to regular operations on Tuesday, October 6, 2015.  Employees are to report to work at their regularly scheduled times. While … Read More »


New Hanover County closes Emergency Operations Center and Public Information Center

Posted October 5, 2015 at 4:58 pm     Category: News Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Emergency Operations Center and Public Information Call Center closed at  5 p.m., Monday, October 5 as the need for the coordinated response to … Read More »


New Hanover County Emergency Shelter Closes – American Red Cross Shelter Opens

Posted October 5, 2015 at 12:51 pm     Category: News ReleaseOther

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Emergency Management has announced that the New Hanover County operated shelter at Trask Middle School has been closed as of 12:30 PM … Read More »


Commissioners cancel October 5 Regular Board Meeting

Posted October 4, 2015 at 7:24 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The October 5, 2015 Regular Board Meeting of the New Hanover County Board of Commissioners has been cancelled due to the inclement weather and travel … Read More »


New Hanover County opens emergency shelter

Posted October 4, 2015 at 6:47 pm     Category: Other

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, N.C. – New Hanover County Emergency Management officials will open the following emergency shelter at 6:45 pm on Sunday, October 4, 2015 to assist those experiencing flooding … Read More »


Roads Closed due to Hazardous Conditions

Posted October 4, 2015 at 6:33 pm     Category: News Release

New Hanover County, NC – Most local roads are open and are passable; however motorists should remember to use caution while driving. For a continuing list of road closures, go … Read More »


Remain indoors and monitor storm

Posted October 4, 2015 at 4:43 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementLibraryNews ReleaseParks and GardensPublic Health

(New Hanover County)–New Hanover County Emergency officials encourage residents to take heed of the warnings from the National Weather Service. (NWS) to remain indoors, and to protect themselves and their … Read More »


New Hanover County Government Offices & Courts Closing

Posted October 4, 2015 at 3:28 pm     Category: Other

  New Hanover County, NC – Due to extreme rainfall and the continued opportunity for widespread flooding, the following agencies and services will be closed Monday and remain closed until … Read More »


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