Pender News

Pender County Solid Waste Sites open to all Pender County residents

BURGAW – After Hurricane Florence, Pender County is on a long road to recovery. Pender County Utilities opened the county’s solid waste collection centers Sept. 20 for HOUSEHOLD GARBAGE ONLY. “We worked hard to restore power to our sites for the compactors,” said Kenny Keel, Pender County Utilities director. “As Pender County empties refrigerators and […]

Disaster Code Enforcement Response Teams

PENDER COUNTY, NC – To assist in assessments and recovery, Pender County is working with the North Carolina Building Inspector’s Association’s (NCBIA) Disaster Code Enforcement Response Teams (DCERT) to assist in Rapid Assessments for Damage Assessment as well as assistance with emergency repair inspections. “The NCBIA Disaster Code Enforcement Response Team provides rapid deployment for […]

Pender County relaxes curfew

PENDER COUNTY – The curfew enacted after Hurricane Florence has been relaxed. The 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. curfew has been relaxed. The new curfew hours are 11 p.m. to 7 a.m. “As power is being restored and businesses are opened, we felt it was time to ease the curfew,” said George Brown, chairman of […]

Hurricane Florence Community Update – Sept 20 2018

Please tune in to our Live community update of Hurricane Florence at 10:30 today on the Pender County Facebook page or the Pender County EM Facebook page; The video will be posted on the county website after streaming. Please see the agenda below: George Brown, Chairman of the Pender County Board of Commissioners Tom Collins, […]

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