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New Hanover Soil & Water Conservation District Special Meeting

Posted August 5, 2015 at 1:39 pm     Category: News ReleaseSoil and Water Conservation

(New Hanover County)–New Hanover Soil & Water Conservation District Board has called a special meeting to host a public presentation by UNCW Research Professor Dr. Mike Mallin. Dr. Mallin will … Read More »


Results from water samples collected at VA Health Care Center continue to show elevated levels of copper

Posted August 4, 2015 at 4:45 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Today, the New Hanover County Health Department advised that results from water samples collected at the Wilmington VA Health Care Center last week continue to show … Read More »


New Hanover County seeking applicants for boards and committees

Posted August 4, 2015 at 11:58 am     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. The New Hanover … Read More »


NHC Phone and Email not working

Posted July 31, 2015 at 12:17 pm     Category: News Release

New Hanover County, NC – All phone and email service at all New Hanover County facilities are temporarily unavailable.


New Hanover County maintains triple A bond rating

Posted July 29, 2015 at 4:03 pm     Category: Communications & OutreachCounty Manager

(New Hanover County— New Hanover County has once again received a Triple A bond rating, the highest rating a county can achieve, from both Moody’s Investor Services (Moody’s) and Standard … Read More »


Arrowhead Park to close temporarily

Posted July 24, 2015 at 8:46 am     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Due to the ongoing Marquis Hills sewer installation project, Arrowhead Park will be closed through July 31st. We apologize for any inconvenience and appreciate your patience. During … Read More »


Board of Elections cancels Tuesday, August 11 meeting

Posted July 23, 2015 at 9:15 am     Category: ElectionsNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The regular meeting of the New Hanover County Board of Elections scheduled for August 11th, 2015 at 3:00 PM has been canceled. The Board will be … Read More »


NHC Landfill expansion hits milestone

Posted July 22, 2015 at 3:06 pm     Category: Environmental ManagementNews Release

(New Hanover County)– New Hanover County’s plan to expand and extend the life of its landfill has reached a milestone.  The Department of Environmental Management has received notification that the … Read More »


New Hanover County to list surplus property online

Posted July 21, 2015 at 3:51 pm     Category: FinanceNews ReleasePublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY – New Hanover County Board of Commissioners adopted a resolution at their regularly scheduled meeting held on Monday, July 20, 2015, declaring certain personal property surplus and … Read More »


“Read to Ride” contest for 1st and 2nd graders

Posted July 17, 2015 at 11:03 am     Category: LibraryNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – First and second graders who love to read and need a bike are invited to enter New Hanover County Public Library’s “Read to Ride” contest. … Read More »


Commissioners cancel July 16 Agenda Review meeting

Posted July 14, 2015 at 12:02 pm     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, July 16, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. … Read More »


New Hanover County seeking applicants for boards and committees

Posted July 10, 2015 at 8:26 am     Category: County CommissionersNews Release

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. The New Hanover … Read More »


DSS Board names new director

Posted July 2, 2015 at 2:20 pm     Category: News ReleaseSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – The New Hanover County Board of Social Services has announced a new social services director. Michelle Winstead will officially transition into the role on Tuesday, July … Read More »


Walk your way to Wellness with New Hanover County Parks & Gardens

Posted July 1, 2015 at 7:38 am     Category: News ReleaseParks and Gardens

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Parks & Gardens is partnering with local healthcare providers to host “Wellness Walks,” a free monthly guided walking program beginning July 11th. … Read More »


New Hanover County and City of Wilmington Finalize Agreement to Keep more Recyclables out of County Landfill

Posted June 30, 2015 at 3:55 pm     Category: Environmental ManagementNews Release

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County and city of Wilmington have finalized an agreement that will help keep more recyclables out of the county landfill. The agreement with Sonoco … Read More »


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