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Mayor’s Roundtable: Housing Affordability

Posted October 29, 2015 at 8:21 am     Category: Plan NHCPlanningProjects

Oct. 28th: Future Land Use Map Open House

Posted October 26, 2015 at 11:08 am     Category: Plan NHCPlanningProjects

New Hanover County is pleased to release the Future Land Use Interactive Story Map! Join us this Wednesday Oct. 28th from 5-7 P.M. at the Government Center in the Development Services Atrium. Come for a hands on experience with the map and talk with planning staff about the future vision of the county!

PlanNHC Chapter 3 Finalized

Posted October 7, 2015 at 2:42 pm     Category: Plan NHCProjects

The third chapter of the New Hanover Comprehensive Plan, Framing the Policy, has been finalized. Though citizen lead theme committees New Hanover County took a comprehensive look at issues and topics in the county and discussed strategies to maintain and improve the overall quality of life. Click here to view the completed document. 

Future Land Use Map Comment Period Expires June 5th

Posted May 12, 2015 at 9:57 am     Category: Plan NHCProjects

Plan NHC Draft Future Land Use Map Comment Period to Expire June 5th!  Planning staff presented the draft Future Land Use map to New Hanover County residents in January.  Since that time, we have received numerous comments and have made a number of changes and edits to the Draft Future Land Use Map. It is … Read More »

Development Services Open House!

Posted January 22, 2015 at 9:39 am     Category: Plan NHCPlanningProjects

See the remodeled development services area and browse exhibits on loan from the Cape Fear Museum featuring “A View from Space” and the nature photography of pioneer ecologist, BW Wells. Join us for Coffee and Donuts from 9 AM to Noon on Wednesday January 28th, 2015.

PlanNHC Future Land Use Map

Posted January 9, 2015 at 4:49 pm     Category: Plan NHCPlanning

New Hanover County is launching the second phase of Plan NHC, “Visualizing the Future”.  This exciting phase of the plan identifies where development will occur and how it relates to our built environment. Planners have studied four different development scenarios and put together a draft map that outlines future development within the unincorporated portion of … Read More »

Plan NHC Update, September 30, 2014

Posted September 30, 2014 at 10:09 am     Category: govdeliveryPlan NHCPlanningProjectsUncategorized

Citizen Advisory Committee (CAC):   Staff is pleased to announce the Citizen Advisory Committee (CAC) held its first meeting on September 4th. The first meeting was designed to gather input from members on what they hoped to achieve during the CAC process as well as a brief report from each theme committee representative. The next meeting … Read More »

Public Meeting on August 12th!

Posted July 18, 2014 at 9:39 am     Category: govdeliveryPlan NHCPlanning

New Hanover County is continuing on course for creating the County’s first Comprehensive Plan, Plan NHC. This Comprehensive Plan will be used as a guide to address our county’s current trends, create a vision as a community for what we would like the county to look like in twenty-five years, and determine a plan for … Read More »

Plan NHC Final Theme Committee Dates

Posted June 27, 2014 at 2:06 pm     Category: Plan NHC

New Hanover County staff has been working with approximately 170 people on 6 cross-cutting theme committees to help create policy for Plan NHC, the NHC Comprehensive Plan.  This has been an exciting opportunity for to hear from the community. We are approaching our 4th and final theme committee meeting.  Below is a schedule of the … Read More »

New Website

Posted June 5, 2014 at 11:49 am     Category: Plan NHC

New Hanover County Planning and Inspections is pleased to announce the launch of our new website!  This website will help us communicate better with our community and allow important information to be shared in a timely fashion.  Please take a few minutes to browse our website and let us know what you think!  Obviously launching … Read More »

Planning and Land Use: 230 Government Center Dr, Suite 110 • Wilmington, NC 28403 • Phone 910-798-7165 • Fax 910-798-7053