Our Vision

A Vision for New Hanover County

A vibrant, prosperous, diverse coastal community, committed to building a sustainable future for generations to come.

The County’s Mission

New Hanover County is committed to progressive public policy, superior service, courteous contact, judicious exercise of authority, and sound fiscal management to meet the needs and concerns of our citizens today and tomorrow.

​​Shared Values

Professionalism – Integrity – Innovation – Stewardship – Accountability