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Brunswick County Coronavirus / Hurricane Information

09.21.2020

See Latest Coronavirus Information & Case Counts >> brunswickcountync.gov/alert-ticker/information-on-coronavirus/

County Contact Information & Virtual Services During the Coronavirus Pandemic

Brunswick County is urging individuals to visit our website and to call or email county departments for assistance first before visiting county offices. The County now requires appointments for in-person visits. Not sure who to contact? Call our main line and we can help direct your calls.

  • Main County Contact Information: 910.253.2000 / 800.442.7033

 

Brunswick County Public Health Call Line and Email Information (Available Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.)

 

NC Public Health Call Line (Open 24/7)

  • Phone: 1.866.462.3821

 

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

 

View: Brunswick County declares a state of emergency due to COVID-19 (March 24, 2020)

 

See the latest information about vegetative debris collection on private roads in the unincorporated areas of the county due to Isaias >> https://www.brunswickcountync.gov/isaiasdebris

Residents on private roads in the unincorporated areas of Brunswick County need to place their vegetative debris from Hurricane Isaias in in the right-of-way of their property no later than the evening of Sunday, Aug. 30 for collection.

Click here for full details and instructions on this collection.

Crews will make one pass across the county and could arrive in any area as early as Monday. Any vegetative debris that is not on the right-of-way by Sunday evening will not be collected.

A right-of-way is generally defined as the edge of your property before the curb. If you have a sidewalk, ditch, or utility line in front of your house, make sure that your debris does not cover or restrict these areas.

This service will only include the private roads in the unincorporated areas of the county, including private roads in gated communities. The service will also collect any tree hangers or leaners in the rights-of-way.

This service will not collect or remove tree hangers or leaners that are on private property outside of a right-of-way.

Residents who need assistance to move debris or other needs following Hurricane Isaias can contact the Brunswick County VOAD for guidance and direction to organizations or services that may be able to help: 910-253-2589

 

Visit our Hurricane Preparedness page for more resources and information.

Brunswick County Commissioners Receive Final Report Showing PFAS Not Detected in LPRO Treated Water

04.17.2018

Brunswick County’s Commissioners received the final report on water treatment options from CDM Smith last night, showing that the pilot low-pressure reverse osmosis (LPRO) system set up at the plant reduced all PFAs to undetectable levels, essentially removing the components, during two rounds of testing.

Testing was completed to determine the presence and amount of 45 PFAS compounds, including GenX, Nafion Byproduct 1 and Nafion Byproduct 2, Perflourooctanesulfonic acid (PFOS), and Perflourooctanoic acid (PFOA), in the water before and after treatment by the low-pressure reverse osmosis pilot unit. The pilot testing demonstrated that the LPRO process is highly effective at removing PFAS, where two separate sampling and analysis events showed that 44 and 45 of the PFAS compounds had been removed to below laboratory detection limits.

The Board of Commissioners voted unanimously at Monday night’s meeting to receive more information about advanced treatment method options at a workshop scheduled for 1 p.m. on Thursday, May 10 (aligning with an already-scheduled budget workshop).

The next step in the design process is the performance of a preliminary engineering report for the recommended advanced water treatment method and for expansion of the Northwest Water Treatment Plant’s capacity. The reverse osmosis pilot plant will continue to operate for several months to collect additional data that may be used for design purposes.

View the full report here.