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News and Announcements

Road Information
2/5/2015 3:41:13 PM by Amanda Hutcheson

In North Carolina, counties do not own or maintain roads. The North Carolina Department of Transportation owns and maintains many of the roads in Brunswick County; others are maintained by a municipality, or are privately-owned and -maintained. The county also does not control stormwater conveyance along North Carolina Department of Transportation roadways.

Email notifications now available
11/24/2014 10:19:29 AM by Amanda Hutcheson
Brunswick County offers email notifications to residents interested in receiving updates about different topics. Residents can sign up for more than one notification list, and can unsubscribe at any time by clicking a button at the bottom of the emails or changing profile settings. read more...
BCC Liaison Committee Meeting
10 hours ago by admin admin

The Brunswick Community College Liaison Committee will meet at 1:00 p.m. on April 29, 2015 in the 3rd Floor Conference room in the David R. Sandifer Administration Building, Brunswick County Government Complex, Bolivia, North Carolina.

The meeting is open to the public.

Margie Stephenson, NCCCC


Brunswick County Board of Commissioners


After three years of research and work, Brunswick County Mosquito Control staff and Duke University researchers have published a peer-reviewed article about using information about mosquitoes to predict mosquito-borne diseases.


The North Carolina Department of Transportation will continue the closure on SR 1184 (Ocean Isle Beach Rd) through Tuesday April 21st, 2015 at 11:59pm, weather permitting for the construction of a roundabout at the intersection of SR 1163 (Old Georgetown Road).  The delay on the reopening of this road is due to weather.   

The North Carolina Floodplain Mapping Program (NCFMP), in concert with FEMA, is now providing the regulatory
National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) products in a digital format accessible via a website interface.  The NCFMP has created a website to disseminate the preliminary flood hazard data for your community.  The website, Flood Risk Information System (FRIS), can be found at Preliminary information was sent to Brunswick County on August 29, 2014. Due to an administrative error, data was inadvertently omitted from that issuance. Updated preliminary flood hazard data is now available for review on the FRIS website for FIRM panel 3720205700. read more...
Mt. Misery Road Area Water Outage: Update
3 days ago by Amanda Hutcheson

A planned water outage for Brunswick Public Utilities customers along a portion of Mt. Misery Road, north of Industrial Boulevard near Leland, has been postponed again due to inclement weather, this time to Wednesday, Apr. 22.

Notice of Public Hearing
4 days ago by Amanda Hutcheson

On April 20, 2015, the Board of County Commissioners will conduct a hearing on the proposed addition of Rob Gandy Boulevard to the State System.  The Hearing will be at 6:30 PM, or as soon thereafter as reached, in the Commissioners’ Chambers of the David R. Sandifer Administration Building.  Rob Gandy Boulevard connects NC 87 near Bethel Church to Leonard Street (SR 1527).

All citizens are encouraged to appear and comment if desired.

                                                                                                                Marjorie Stevenson, Clerk

                                                                                                                Brunswick County Commissioners


Brunswick County’s debt rating raised
4/10/2015 1:48:03 PM by Amanda Hutcheson
Brunswick County’s general obligation debt rating has been raised from ‘AA’ to ‘AA+,’ and its appropriation-backed debt rating raised from ‘AA-‘ to ‘AA’ in Standard & Poor’s Ratings released this week. read more...

Free Dump Week April 13 through 18, 2015

Brunswick County property owners and residents may dispose of all materials, except for regular household trash and new construction debris, at the Brunswick County Landfill  free of charge.  Metal, tires, electronics, latex paint, and yard debris can be disposed of during free week but they must be placed in their designated area. read more...
Water and Wastewater Continuing Education
4/7/2015 8:56:28 AM by Amanda Hutcheson

2015 Water & Wastewater Continuing Education:  May 21, 2015 – Cost $40, Brunswick County Public Utilities Operations Center, Supply NC; additional Information and registration brochure here.


The North Carolina Department of Transportation will have lane closures on SR 1551 (Blackwell Road) .2 miles west of the intersection of NC 133 to shift traffic onto the new realigned Blackwell Road in Brunswick County beginning Saturday April 18, 2015 at 6:00am until Monday April 20, 2015 at 6:00am.  This will begin the next phase for the Leland Causeway Project which will widen the roadway to 3 lanes in both directions to alleviate some of the congestion through the area.

Hazard Mitigation Plan Meeting
4/7/2015 8:34:28 AM by Amanda Hutcheson

Brunswick County will hold a public Hazard Mitigation Advisory Committee meeting on Tuesday April 14th, 2015 beginning at 10:00 am at the Oak Island Town Council Chambers located at 4601 East Oak Island Drive.  New Hanover, Brunswick and Pender Counties are participating in the preparation of a Regional Hazard Mitigation Plan for all three counties and their participating municipalities.  Citizens of Brunswick County and its municipalities are encouraged to attend to provide input.

Evacuation orders have been lifted
4/6/2015 6:06:36 PM by Amanda Hutcheson
ALL evacuation orders from the wildfire have been lifted. Residents can return home. read more...
Brunswick County is seeking proposals for: Contract Sludge Operations for Five Wastewater
Treatment Plants
3/25/2015 9:10:39 AM by Amanda Hutcheson

The draft Cape Fear Transportation 2040 Plan will be available for public review and comment from April 1, 2015 to April 30, 2015. This draft metropolitan transportation plan looks 25 years into the future to address a broad spectrum of federal transportation requirements for the Wilmington MPO planning area. The planning area includes all of New Hanover County and portions of Brunswick and Pender Counties. The plan includes an examination and evaluation of potential roadway, freight/rail, mass transportation, ferry and water transportation, aviation, bicycle and pedestrian projects.


Pursuant to N.C.G.S. 105-322 the Brunswick County Board of Equalization and Review will meet as required by law.


To hear upon request, any and all taxpayers who own or control taxable property assessed for taxation in Brunswick County, with respect to the valuation of such property or the property of others, to schedule hearings, and to fulfill duties and responsibilities required by law.

Board of Commissioners' Meeting Schedule
3/20/2015 2:16:23 PM by admin admin
Beginning in April, the Brunswick County Board of Commissioners will meet twice a month. Meetings will be held on the first and third Monday of the month (if that date is a holiday, then the following Tuesday). The invocation, Pledge of Allegiance and discussion of public business with begin at 6:30, along with any announcements from closed session. The schedule change is due to the amount of business coming before the Commissioners, and will make it easier for residents and interested public to stay for the duration of the meeting. All Board of Commissioners' previously scheduled agenda meetings have been cancelled. read more...
Brunswick County Court
3/19/2015 5:53:02 PM by Amanda Hutcheson
Brunswick County District Criminal Court will now be held in the Courthouse. read more...

RALEIGH ― The N.C. Department of Transportation wants your feedback on its Draft 10-Year State Transportation Improvement Program (STIP), This is the first STIP developed under the new Strategic Transportation Investments law, which established the Strategic Mobility Formula.

Notice of Public Hearing
3/19/2015 11:37:01 AM by admin admin

The Brunswick County Board of Commissioners will hold a Public Hearing on Monday, May 18, 2015 at 6:30 P.M. in the Commissioners Chambers located in the David R. Sandifer Building, 30 Government Center Dr., Bolivia, NC.  The purpose of the public hearing is to receive comments from citizens on the Public Housing Agency’s Five-Year Plan.  All citizens are encouraged to attend the public hearing and make comments.  The plan may be viewed in the administrative office of the Public Housing Agency located in Building F of the County Government Center, Bolivia, NC.  Written comments and questions can be forwarded to the Brunswick County Public Housing Agency, P.O. Box 9, Bolivia, NC.     


Sealed Prequalification Applications will be received until 4:30 p.m. DST on Thursday, March 19, 2015, in the office of the Brunswick County Public Utilities Operations Center for the construction of:  NORTHWEST WATER TREATMENT PLANT IMPROVEMENTS - PHASE 2.  Applications received after the designated time will not be accepted. The contract shall be Single Prime.  A general description of the work includes:


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