Welcome to NHC Emergency Management

New Hanover County Emergency Management works year-round to build a resilient community that is prepared to respond quickly and efficiently to natural and man-made disasters. During emergency events, the department partners with local, state, and federal agencies to keep the county’s residents and visitors safe. The department also facilitates recovery efforts to rebuild our community following disasters.

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New Hanover County Emergency Management
New Hanover County Emergency ManagementFriday, June 4th, 2021 at 12:45pm
First Fridays are training days for the EM team. We constantly review plans and practice deploying equipment. Even on rainy days. #readynhc
New Hanover County Emergency Management
New Hanover County Emergency ManagementTuesday, June 1st, 2021 at 1:15pm
Please join US National Weather Service Wilmington NC for a free online information session about the 2021 Hurricane Season and a review of the 2020 Hurricane Season. Lots of great preparedness and recovery information. Hope to see you there! #ReadyNHC New Hanover County Government, NC
New Hanover County Emergency Management
New Hanover County Emergency ManagementTuesday, June 1st, 2021 at 1:13pm
Today marks the start of the 2021 Atlantic Hurricane Season. check out US National Weather Service Wilmington NC for great resources and information. Bookmark their website at www.weather.gov/ilm . #ReadyNHC
New Hanover County Emergency Management
New Hanover County Emergency ManagementFriday, May 28th, 2021 at 4:44pm
Hurricane season starts in four days and runs through November 30. And we've already marked Ana off the list. It only takes ONE storm to have a big impact. Be sure to check your kits, have a plan, and stay informed! #ReadyNHC
New Hanover County Emergency Management
New Hanover County Emergency Management
New Hanover County Emergency ManagementFriday, May 28th, 2021 at 2:19pm
Here is the latest weekend weather info from US National Weather Service Wilmington NC . There is still a rip current threat out there, so be sure to watch the flags at the beach and swim near the life guard stations.
New Hanover County Emergency Management
New Hanover County Emergency ManagementFriday, May 28th, 2021 at 1:39pm
Be sure to be #firesafe this weekend! #ReadyNHC
Emergency Management: 230 Government Center Drive, Suite 115 • Wilmington, NC 28403 • Phone 910-798-6900 • Fax 910-798-6904
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