City of Northwest Founder's Day June 18
The City of Northwest to host first annual Founder’s Day Event on June 18 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. The event will feature a variety of vendors, including food trucks, snow-cones, Scentsy products and apparel. There will also be free games for kids, corn hole, a bounce house and waterslides. Additional vendors are welcome at no cost. The event…
The National weather Service recently released a brief on the expected weather event on Friday into Saturday. Preparations should be made for the expected impacts of an ice event. Click here to view the briefing
Brunswick County Public Utilities, which provides drinking water to most City of Northwest residents, implemented a revised water rate structure on January 1, 2022. The new rates will first be reflected in February 2022 utility bills. There were no changes to sewer rates. The estimated impact to county retail customer (4,500 gallons a month) monthly water bill (irrigation not included)…
COVID 19 (CORONAVIRUS) INFORMATION
What is COVID-19 Coronavirus?
The 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) is a new virus that causes respiratory illness in people and can spread from person-to-person. This virus was first identified during an investigation into an outbreak in Wuhan, China. (Source: CDC)
Have Symptoms or Think You've Been Exposed?
If you think you might have novel coronavirus, you should reach out to your primary care provider first before traveling to their site to alert them of your symptoms so they can make appropriate steps to protect you and others.
Have a Question?
Brunswick County has opened a joint information center featuring a public health call line with county nurses available to answer questions and provide information to residents about the novel coronavirus. The phone line will be available Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. until further notice.
The County also has an email account where residents can send in their questions via email. Emails sent over the weekend will be answered on the next business day.
BRUNSWICK COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH CALL LINE AND EMAIL INFORMATION
The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services continues to operate its own public health call line that is available 24 hours a day and seven days a week. Individuals can call to speak with a public health professional at any time at 1.866.462.3821.
Need More Information?
North Carolina 2-1-1 Program
- For COVID-19 questions, dial 2-1-1 or 888-892-1162
- Sign up for updates by texting COVIDNC to 898211
The County has information and resources for individuals and businesses that need assistance via the follow webpages: