News Flash

Posted on: February 15, 2024

Early Voting Begins Today

Early voting begins today, February 15, and ends on March 2.  

There is a location at the Brunswick County Government Center as well as four other locations in the county.  Voters can go to any open early voting location in the county to ...

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Board of Elections
Posted on: February 1, 2024

What is a Primary? Who Can Vote in a Primary?

What is a Primary? 

The purpose of a primary is to narrow the field of candidates for the General Election.  

For example, let's say there are two Republicans and one Democrat running for a county commissioner seat. The primary he...

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Board of Elections
Posted on: February 4, 2024

Notice of Polling Place Buffer Zones

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When you go to vote, there's a special area around the entrance called the "buffer zone." It's between 25 and 50 feet from the door. You'll see it marked with tape, cones, or signs.

In this buffer zone, no one is allowed to campaign. That means n...

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Board of Elections
Posted on: January 12, 2024

Sample Ballots Available

Below are sample ballots for the March 5, 2024 primary election.  You may mark your sample ballot ahead of time and carry it into the voting booth with you.

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Board of Elections
Posted on: December 18, 2023

2024 Ballot Order Determined

With a drawing and a coin flip, the State Board of Elections on Friday, December 15, randomly determined the order of candidates on the ballot for the 2024 primary and general elections in North Carolina.  Candidates on the ballot in 2024 will be...

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Read the press release. Board of Elections
Posted on: May 8, 2023

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Board of Elections
Posted on: December 13, 2023

Photo ID Notice

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Voters will now be asked to present a valid photo identification when voting in person. If you do not have a valid photo ID card, you may obtain one from your county board of elections prior to the election, through the end of the early voting period.&...

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Board of Elections

News Flash

Posted on: February 29, 2024

Update: Brunswick Nature Park reopens to the public Friday, March 1

MEDIA RELEASE

BOLIVIA, N.C. – The Brunswick Nature Park (2601 River Road SE, Winnabow) will reopen to the public this Friday, March 1, 2024, at its regular hours of operation (8 a.m. to dusk daily).   

The park was closed Wednesd...

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County News
Posted on: February 28, 2024

Brunswick County hosts upcoming Public Shred Event in March

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BOLIVIA, N.C. – The next Public Shred Event at the Brunswick County Government Center will take place from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. (or until truck is full) on Saturday, March 23, 2024.

Brunswick County property owners and residents can dispose of an...

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County News
Posted on: February 27, 2024

Brunswick County Commissioners' Statement on Passing of Board of Education Member David Robinson

Statement – Board of Commissioners (PNG)

The Brunswick County Board of Commissioners has shared the following statement in light of the passing of Brunswick County Board of Education Member David Robinson:

"The Brunswick County Board of Commissioners are saddened to hear about the passing of...

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County News
Posted on: February 23, 2024

Brunswick County invites residents to apply for openings on two boards and committees

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MEDIA RELEASE

BOLIVIA, N.C. – Brunswick County residents are encouraged to apply for potential appointment to the following county boards and committees.

Interested residents should apply by 12 p.m. (noon) on Thursday, Feb. 29, 2024. The Board of ...

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County News
Posted on: February 22, 2024

From NCDOT: Safety Improvements Coming to Brunswick County Bridge

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*This is a North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) project. Brunswick County is not responsible for the accuracy of this information. For the most up-to-date information, visit the NCDOT website or contact NCDOT directly.

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County News
Posted on: February 16, 2024 | Last Modified on: January 2, 2024

Here’s what you missed at the Feb. 19 Brunswick County Board of Commissioners regular meeting

Recap – Board of Commissioners Meeting

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BOLIVIA, N.C. – The Brunswick County Board of Commissioners met for a regular meeting this Monday, Feb. 19, 2024. 

Below is a quick recap of the actions taken on selected agenda items during the regular meeting. Res...

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County News
Posted on: January 31, 2024

Brunswick County Commissioners Send Letter to NC Insurance Commissioner on Proposed Insurance Rates

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Brunswick County Chairman Randy Thompson sent the following letter on behalf of the Board of Commissioners to North Carolina Insurance Commissioner Mike Causey expressing the Commissioners’ opposition to the North Carolina Rate Bureau’s proposed 2024 home...

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County News
Posted on: December 18, 2023

Brunswick County’s New Website Launches Monday, Dec. 18

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Brunswick County is preparing to go live with our new website the evening of Monday, Dec. 18, 2023. The website’s URL will remain brunswickcountync.gov.

While the switch to the new website is not expected to take long, users may experience some changes as ...

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County News
Posted on: December 8, 2023

DEQ Directs Chemours to Expand Well Testing in New Hanover, Brunswick, Columbus, and Pender Counties

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RALEIGH, N.C. – At DEQ’s direction, Chemours is expanding sampling for PFAS contamination in private drinking water wells in New Hanover, Brunswick, Columbus, and Pender cou...

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County News
Posted on: January 26, 2024

From NCDOT: Eastbound Lanes of Cape Fear Memorial Bridge Temporarily Closing

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*This is a North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) project. Brunswick County is not responsible for the accuracy of this information. For the most up-to-date information, visit the NCDOT website or contact NCDOT directly.

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Additional Project Info... County News
Posted on: December 13, 2023

Brunswick County to begin accepting Low-Income Energy Assistance Program applications Dec. 1

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County News
Posted on: November 28, 2023

Medicaid Expansion begins December 1, 2023

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Beginning Dec. 1, 2023, more people can get health coverage through Medicaid. Medicaid will cover people ages 19 through 64 years with higher incomes. North Carolinians may be able to get health care insurance through Medicaid even if they didn’t qualify ...

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County News

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: February 23, 2024

Brunswick County Planning Board Public Hearing on Monday, March 11

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PUBLIC NOTICE

Notice is hereby given that the Brunswick County Planning Board will hold a Public Hearing on March 11, 2024 at 6:00 p.m. in the Commissioners' Chambers of the David R. Sandifer Administration Building located at 30 Governme...

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Permits and Development

News Flash

Posted on: February 27, 2024

System Pressure Advisory- Ocean Isle Beach

Advisory Rescinded

Posted 02.28.2024

Based on the findings of the laboratory analysis of water samples collected on 2/27/24, Brunswick County Public Utilities water users located on Whispering Pine Street in Ocean Isle Beach are hereby notified that it is n...

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Utilities Public Notices
Posted on: February 23, 2024

Scheduled Water Outage February 27th- Bent Tree Plantation

Advisory Rescinded

Posted 02.28.2024

Based on the findings of the laboratory analysis of water samples collected on 2/27/24, Brunswick County Public Utilities water users located in Bent Tree Plantation in Ocean Isle Beach are hereby notified that it is no...

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Utilities Public Notices
Posted on: February 12, 2024

Annual Sewer Line Cleaning and Inspection

Posted 02.12.2024

Brunswick County Public Utilities will be conducting annual state required sewer line cleaning and inspection beginning February 13th and continuing through March 31st. SCA Sweeping Corp. of America will be performing this work. No interr...

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Utilities Public Notices
Posted on: February 17, 2024

System Pressure Advisory- Southport

Advisory Rescinded 

Posted 02.18.2024

Based on the findings of the laboratory analysis of water samples collected on 2/17/2024, Brunswick County Public Utilities water users located at 4690 to 4747 Long Beach Road and all addresses on Coastal Drive...

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Utilities Public Notices
Posted on: February 2, 2024

Public Notice- Discharge of Untreated Wastewater

Public Notice

Notice of Discharge of Untreated Wastewater

Posted 02.02.2024

Brunswick County Public Utilities had a discharge of untreated wastewater near 2902 Old Ocean Highway in Bolivia, NC on February 1, 2024. The line break was discovered at approximate...

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Utilities Public Notices
Posted on: January 31, 2024

System Pressure Advisory- Bolivia

Advisory Rescinded 

Posted 02.01.2024

Based on the findings of the laboratory analysis of water samples collected on 1/31/2024, Brunswick County Public Utilities water users located at Holly Briar Drive SE (all addresses) as well as 640 to 669 Grov...

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Utilities Public Notices
Posted on: January 19, 2024

Scheduled Water Outage January 24th- Sunset Beach

Advisory Rescinded 

Posted 01.25.2024

Based on the findings of the laboratory analysis of water samples collected on 1/24/2024, Brunswick County Public Utilities water users located at even numbered addresses from 1312 to 1338 Harbour Watch SW as w...

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Utilities Public Notices
Posted on: January 22, 2024

System Pressure Advisory- Northwest

Advisory Rescinded

Posted 01.23.2024

Based on the findings of the laboratory analysis of water samples collected on 1/22/2024, Brunswick County Public Utilities water users at 3720 to 3878 Judy Lane, 3707 and 3709 Northwest Road, as well as 3600 and 3608 An...

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Utilities Public Notices
Posted on: January 11, 2024

Brunswick County Public Utilities Continuing Education

Brunswick County Public Utilities in partnership with NCWOA will be offering Continuing Education Classes.

Click Here to view Full Continuing Education Document

There will be three class sessions and the dates are as follows:

  • March 21, 2024
  • June 11, 2024
  • Octob...
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Additional Info... Utilities Public Notices
Posted on: January 17, 2024

System Pressure Advisory- Sunset Harbor

Advisory Rescinded

Posted 01.19.2024

Based on the findings of the laboratory analysis of water samples collected on 1/17/2024, Brunswick County Public Utilities water users in Sunset Harbor located at 3795 to 3825 Sunset Harbor Road and 551 to 543 Crossland...

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Utilities Public Notices
Posted on: January 18, 2024

System Pressure Advisory- Sunset Harbor, Harbor Drive

Advisory Rescinded

Posted 01.19.2024

Based on the findings of the laboratory analysis of water samples collected on 1/17/2024, Brunswick County Public Utilities water users in Sunset Harbor located on Harbor Drive (all addresses) are hereby notified that it...

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Utilities Public Notices
Posted on: January 18, 2024

System Pressure Advisory- Calabash

Advisory Rescinded

Posted 01.18.2024

Based on the findings of the laboratory analysis of water samples collected on 1/17/2024, Brunswick County Public Utilities water users in Calabash located at 9001 to 9130 Ocean Harbor Golf Club Drive are hereby notified...

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Utilities Public Notices
Posted on: January 11, 2024

System Pressure Advisory- Calabash

Advisory Rescinded 

Posted 01.12.2024

Based on the findings of the laboratory analysis of water samples collected on 1/11/2024, Brunswick County Public Utilities water consumers located at Beach Drive between 10124 and 10283 along with 891 to 899 M...

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Utilities Public Notices
Posted on: January 2, 2024

System Pressure Advisory- Shallotte

Advisory Rescinded

Posted 01.02.2024

Based on the findings of the laboratory analysis of water samples collected on 1/1/2024, Brunswick County Public Utilities water customers in Shallotte located at 107 to 136 Shallotte Ave, 4735 Milliken Ave, and the even...

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Utilities Public Notices
Posted on: December 28, 2023

System Pressure Advisory- Leland

Advisory Rescinded

Posted 12.29.2023

Based on the findings of the laboratory analysis of water samples collected on 12/28/2023, Brunswick County Public Utilities water customers at 1122 to 1166 Crestfield Way in Leland are hereby notified that it is no long...

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Utilities Public Notices