New Hanover County seeking volunteers for boards, committees is your source for free news and information in the Wilmington area.

The New Hanover County Board of Commissioners is seeking interested citizens to apply for appointment to the following:

  • New Hanover County Adult Care Home Community Advisory Committee
  • New Hanover County Board of Examiners of Electricians (independent electrical contractor)
  • New Hanover County Library Advisory Board
  • New Hanover County Board of Mechanical Examiners (mechanical contractor, N.C. registered mechanical engineer)
  • Parks Conservancy of New Hanover County Inc. Board of Directors
  • Southeastern Economic Development Commission:Representative should be an economic development professional and a minority.

Applications may be obtained at the Board of Commissioners office located at New Hanover County Government Center, 230 Government Center Drive, Suite 175, by calling (910) 798-7149, or by going on the county’s website at

Applications must be received by Aug. 5 for the board to consider at its Aug. 17 meeting. Applicants must be a resident of New Hanover County.