General

A Public Service Profile for Superior Fire Services

Posted September 16, 2022 at 12:18 pm     Category: General

By County Manager, Chris Coudriet Recently, New Hanover County Fire Rescue (NHCFR) became an Accredited Agency with the Commission on Fire Accreditation International. Going through this process was voluntary and … Read More »

Quarter-cent sales tax for public transportation in New Hanover County

Posted August 18, 2022 at 9:02 am     Category: General

By County Manager, Chris Coudriet When ballot boxes open for the upcoming 2022 elections, our community will be asked to answer a question – Is improved mobility and access to … Read More »

A Public Service Profile for Housing Affordability

Posted July 15, 2022 at 11:45 am     Category: General

By County Manager, Chris Coudriet New Hanover County is growing. This is an undeniable fact.    And while growth is inevitable, making sure it provides affordable opportunities for an array of … Read More »

Lower taxes, expanded service – a budget committed to helping New Hanover County move forward

Posted June 15, 2022 at 8:55 am     Category: General

By County Manager, Chris Coudriet A little more, with a little less. It sounds like an impossible task. But that was the challenge and opportunity presented to New Hanover County … Read More »

A Public Service Profile for Mental Health

Posted May 23, 2022 at 9:06 am     Category: General

By County Manager, Chris Coudriet Established in 1949, May is observed as Mental Health Awareness Month across the United States. Here in New Hanover County, mental health continues to be … Read More »

Economic Mobility – Where do we go from here?

Posted April 19, 2022 at 8:54 am     Category: General

By County Manager, Chris Coudriet In 2014, New Hanover County commissioned an economic development strategy, commonly referred to as the Garner Report. The goal of this document was simple – … Read More »

A Public Service Profile for Diversity & Equity

Posted March 15, 2022 at 11:17 am     Category: General

By County Manager, Chris Coudriet In June 2020, New Hanover County established the Office of Diversity & Equity. The mission of this new office was clear – promote an inclusive … Read More »

Port City United for Change

Posted February 18, 2022 at 8:45 am     Category: General

By County Manager, Chris Coudriet I’ll believe it when I see it. They are words that have truly stuck with me and others on our staff here at New Hanover County for many months. Like … Read More »

A Public Service Profile for Pandemic Operations

Posted January 25, 2022 at 9:08 am     Category: General

By County Manager, Chris Coudriet As I shared this past November, New Hanover County Commissioners and staff developed an innovative model, through the use of American Rescue Plan funds, to … Read More »

Combating COVID, helping our community take center stage in 2021

Posted December 17, 2021 at 8:28 am     Category: General

By County Manager, Chris Coudriet Around this time one year ago, we reflected on all that had occurred in 2020 and knew we were finishing a year unlike anything any of us had … Read More »

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