Public Notice

Public Notice

Brunswick County Coronavirus Update (April 2, 2020)


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Note >> Executive Order No. 121 Goes Into Effect Monday, March 30 at 5 p.m. through Wednesday, April 29

Read >> Frequently Asked Questions About Executive Order No. 121

Key Points

  • As of April 2, there are 23 positive cases of COVID-19, 225 pending test results and 457 confirmed negative test results, totaling 705 tests administered so far.
  • Governor Cooper’s Executive Order No. 121 is now in effect: Stay at home unless you are visiting an essential service or operation (like visiting the grocery store, pharmacy, medical office, or work), exercising outdoors or helping a family member. The order bans gatherings of more than 10 people and directs everyone to physically stay at least six feet apart from others.
  • The CDC urges residents of New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut to refrain from non-essential domestic travel for 14 days effective immediately. Travelers returning after domestic travel from areas with widespread community transmission, cruise ships, riverboats, or by air travel should also self-quarantine at home for 14 days after returning.
  • Brunswick County requires individuals to contact county departments via phone or email first and to schedule appointments for in-person visits if necessary
  • The CDC now recommends people with mild COVID-19 symptoms stay home and call their doctor for medical advice.


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


The County has information and resources for individuals, businesses and municipalities that need assistance via the follow webpages:


Brunswick County Schools Information/Updates

Brunswick County reminds customers about adjusted solid waste and recycling schedules for Thanksgiving weekend (Nov. 28-30, 2019)


Brunswick County reminds customers about adjusted solid waste and recycling schedules for Thanksgiving weekend (Nov. 28-30, 2019)


BOLIVIA, N.C. – Brunswick County government offices are closing Thursday, Nov. 28 and Friday, Nov. 29 to observe the Thanksgiving holiday. County libraries will also close Thursday, Nov. 28 through Saturday, Nov. 30.

To allow time for our team members to spend the holiday with their families, Brunswick County’s Solid Waste and Recycling division is operating under adjusted hours that differ from most observed holiday collection schedules. The adjusted schedules for Thanksgiving weekend are listed below.

Trash/Recycling Cart Curbside Collection
  • Customers with a Thursday collection day will not have collection Thursday. Place your carts at the curb Saturday, Nov. 30 by 6 a.m. for pick up.
  • Customers with a Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Friday curbside collection day will have normal collection service as usual. Place carts at the curb by 6 a.m. to ensure pick up.
Brunswick County Landfill (172 Landfill Road NE, Bolivia)
  • Closed Thursday, Nov. 28
  • Reopens with regular schedule Friday, Nov. 29
Convenience Centers (Various Locations)
  • Closed Thursday, Nov. 28 and Friday, Nov. 29
  • Reopen with regular schedules Saturday, Nov. 30

Customers with any questions about their collection day are encouraged to reach out to Waste Industries at 910.253.4177.

For further assistance, contact Brunswick County Operation Services at 910.253.2520 or email

More details about waste and recycling services in Brunswick County is at

If you have utility (water/sewer) emergencies afterhours or during county-observed holidays, call the following numbers for assistance:

  • 910.755.7921
  • 910.371.3490
  • 910.454.0512


For media inquiries, contact the Public Information Officer at 910.253.2995 or email