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Resiliency is Key to Economic Recovery After Florence

Posted October 19, 2018 at 1:56 pm     Category: General

By County Manager Chris Coudriet New Hanover County experienced significant impacts from Hurricane Florence. The preliminary damage assessment across the county is more than $450 million in real and personal … Read More »

Lessons Learned from a False Alarm

Posted August 16, 2018 at 3:35 pm     Category: General

By County Manager Chris Coudriet You may have heard about New Hanover County Government Center’s inadvertent emergency alert that happened on Aug. 1. The alert was treated as a real … Read More »

Increasing Recycling, Reuse and Waste Reduction

Posted July 18, 2018 at 3:58 pm     Category: General

By County Manager Chris Coudriet If you want to see innovation at work, take a tour around the New Hanover County landfill. You won’t just see a pile of trash; … Read More »

Adopted Budget Saves Taxpayer Money and Makes Strategic Investments

Posted June 19, 2018 at 4:45 pm     Category: General

By County Manager Chris Coudriet New Hanover County’s newly-adopted budget leaves more money in taxpayers’ pockets – $5.1 million to be exact – all while increasing funding for our public … Read More »

County Projects are Investments in Our Future

Posted May 21, 2018 at 2:38 pm     Category: General

By County Manager Chris Coudriet A new fire station, library, Public Health and Social Services building, and the potential development of Project Grace. Those are four of the major projects … Read More »

New Hanover County Supports Job Growth, Economic Development

Posted April 19, 2018 at 9:18 am     Category: General

By County Manager Chris Coudriet Economic development incentives are an important aspect of New Hanover County’s strategy to encourage the private sector to grow, create jobs, invest in our community … Read More »

Manager’s Message: Social Workers Advocate, Support and Encourage

Posted March 21, 2018 at 11:08 am     Category: General

By County Manager Chris Coudriet March is National Social Worker Month, and New Hanover County has an incredible team of social workers that serve our community every day. Their compassion, … Read More »

Manager’s Message: Advancing New Hanover County’s Strategic Priorities

Posted February 22, 2018 at 10:18 am     Category: General

By County Manager Chris Coudriet The need to plan for the county’s future, to create a road map for setting measurable targets and achieving them, is the basis for New … Read More »

Manager’s Message: Advancing Our Success into 2018

Posted January 19, 2018 at 10:44 am     Category: General

By County Manager Chris Coudriet New Hanover County had a good 2017, and I am looking forward to another productive year in 2018. I am confident the county will continue … Read More »

Change Agents on a Mission

Posted December 22, 2017 at 9:13 am     Category: General

It is the end of 2017 and I am thankful for many things. I am thankful for the more than 1,700 dedicated county employees who work hard, serve our citizens … Read More »