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Brunswick County Coronavirus / Hurricane Information

09.23.2020

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.

Here’s what you missed at the Brunswick County Board of Commissioners’ Feb. 17 meeting

02.18.2020

Here’s what you missed at the Brunswick County Board of Commissioners’ Feb. 17 meeting

MEDIA RELEASE

BOLIVIA, N.C. – The Brunswick County Board of Commissioners met for their regular meeting Monday, Feb. 17 at 6 p.m. Here’s a quick recap of the actions taken on a few selected items from the agenda.

The Board of Commissioners will review and make a motion to accept the official minutes from the Feb. 17 meeting at a later meeting. Once approved, the county clerk will post them online at https://www.brunswickcountync.gov/agendas/

III. Adjustments/Approval of Agenda
  1. With a unanimous 5-0 vote, the Board of Commissioners moved to place Consent Item No. 2: Administration – Resolution Supporting the Second Amendment under Administrative Report as Item No. 1.
VI. Public Hearing
  1. Emergency Services – Ambulance Franchise Request for Columbus County EMS, Inc.: The Board of Commissioners held a hearing to consider approval for an ambulance franchise request from Columbus County EMS, Inc. With a unanimous 5-0 vote, the Board moved to approve the ambulance franchise request.
VII. Administrative Report
  1. Administration – Resolution Supporting the Second Amendment: With a unanimous 5-0 vote, the Board of Commissioners moved to adopt a resolution supporting the Second Amendment by declaring Brunswick County a Constitutional Protected Rights County.
  2. Engineering – County Courthouse Addition and Renovation-Recommendation of Award to Monteith Construction Corporation: With a unanimous 5-0 vote, Board of Commissioners moved to approve the Notice of Award and execute the construction contract with Monteith Construction Corporation in the amount of $10,983,000 for the Brunswick County Courthouse Addition and Renovation project after County Legal reviews and approves the construction contract.
  3. Utilities – 211 Water Treatment Plant Lagoon Conversion Project Burnette Enterprises: With a unanimous 5-0 vote, the Board of Commissioners moved to award the contract for the construction of the Brunswick County 211 Water Treatment Plant Lagoon Conversion Project to Burnette Enterprises in the amount of $87,500. Of the eight bids received at the Jan. 21, 2020, bid opening, Burnette Enterprises was found to be the lowest bid.
  4. Utilities – Cape Fear River Locks and Dams Resolution: With a unanimous 5-0 vote, the Board of Commissioners moved to approve a resolution regarding disposition of the Cape Fear River Locks and Dams.
  5. Utilities – Enforcement Response Plan Revision: With a unanimous 5-0 vote, the Board of Commissioners moved to approve a revision to the Enforcement Response Plan (ERP) within the Sewer Use Ordinance.
  6. Utilities – NC 811 Facilities Use Agreement: With a unanimous 5-0 vote, the Board of Commissioners moved to approve a facilities use agreement with the North Carolina 811 organization allowing the 811 logo to be painted on the Bell Swamp above-ground water storage tank.
  7. Utilities – Timber Sale Old IP (South) Tracts Forestree, Inc., Canal Wood LLC: With a unanimous 5-0 vote, the Board of Commissioners moved to approve the sale of timber on the Old IP (South) Tracts 20, 21, 22, 23 as identified in the Forest Management Plan to both Forestree, Inc., (Tract 20) and Canal Wood LLC (Tracts 21, 22, 23) in the amount of $527,282.30 and authorize the Chairman and Clerk to the Board to approve contracts.

The next regular Board of Commissioners meeting is scheduled for Monday, March 16 at 6 p.m.

To view the full agenda items and accompanying reports, go to https://www.brunswickcountync.gov/ agendas/

More information about the Board of Commissioners meetings is at https://www.brunswickcountync.gov/board-commissioners/faq/

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For media inquiries, contact the Public Information Officer at 910.253.2995 or email meagan.kascsak@brunswickcountync.gov