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Posted on: January 18, 2022

Onslow County Board of Commissioners' Meeting

The Onslow Board of Commissioners will meet in a regular session at 6PM, Wednesday, January 19, 2022, in the Commissioners’ Chambers at the Onslow County Government Center, 234 NW Corridor Blvd, Jacksonville, NC. The meeting is being held on a W...

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Posted on: January 17, 2022

Dr. Martin Luther King Essay and Spoken Word Contest Winners

MLK Contest

Thank you to everyone that participated in our first Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Essay and Spoken Word contest. Everyone did an amazing job!

See the winners! Communications
Posted on: January 6, 2022

FEMA Assists Onslow County EMS

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Two FEMA Strike Team fully staffed ambulances are now on duty in Onslow County helping to deal with a COVID-19 surge in calls and staff shortages. Onslow Emergency Services reached out to FEMA for assistance who through partnerships are supplying the two ...

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Posted on: January 5, 2022

Low Income Energy Assistance Program

Onslow County offers a Low Income Energy Assistance Program. Eligible households may receive a credit on their heating bill once per year. The application period is open now.

For more info contact Onslow County DSS at 910 219-4820.

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Posted on: December 4, 2021

Onslow County Board of Commissioners' Meeting

The Onslow Board of Commissioners approved a rezoning that could provide for more than 150 new housing units. The approval came after two public hearings held during the regular session Monday, January 3, 2022.  

The Board also received a...

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Posted on: December 21, 2021

New Tax Bill Payment Site

Search for and Pay Your Tax Bill Online. Payment Deadline is January 5, 2022.

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Posted on: December 13, 2021

Commissioners Pledge $5 Million to Affordable Housing Development

Affordable Housing Render

The Onslow Board of Commissioners has voted to support an affordable housing project that they hope will help many county residents. In a unanimous vote, the board voted to support a proposal from Carolina Statewide Development LLC, an Onslow County firm ...

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Posted on: December 6, 2021

Candidate Filing Period Suspended by Court Order

NC Supreme Court suspends filing for 2022 primaries and delays election to May 17, 2022. Dates for new candidate filing period yet to be determined and any previous filings will remain.

Additional Info... Communications
Posted on: November 5, 2021

Holiday Shopping Safety Tips

Holiday Shopping Safety

Onslow County Sheriff Hans Miller is encouraging shoppers to stay safe this holiday season. “This time of year attracts more shopping-related criminal activity because of the larger crowds, the extended store hours & shorter daylight. These ...

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Posted on: November 22, 2021

Runway Extension Project makes Airport Eligible for Significant Aeronautical Development

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A $29-million investment in the just adopted State Budget will allow larger and heavier aircraft at the Albert J. Ellis Airport. The project could promote new business, jobs and other economic development for the County. The announcement of the record set...

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Posted on: December 10, 2021

Onslow County Board of Commissioners' Workshop Meeting

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The Onslow County Board of Commissioners will meet in a workshop session at 9:30AM, Monday, December 13, 2021 in the Commissioners’ Chambers at the Onslow County Government Center, 234 NW Corridor Blvd, Jacksonville, NC.

The Board will consider p...

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Posted on: December 4, 2021

Onslow County Board of Commissioners' Meeting

The Onslow Board of Commissioners will elect a chairman as part of their annual organizational meeting set for 11AM, Monday, December 6, 2021 in the Commissioners’ Chambers at the Onslow County Government Center, 234 NW Corridor Blvd, Jacksonvil...
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Posted on: November 16, 2021

Wreath Laying Ceremony to Honor Those Who Perished as First Responders

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Honors to First Responders who died in service to the County, will be given by the Onslow County Board of Commissioners in a Wreath Laying Ceremony, 10:30AM Thursday, November 18, 2021.

To be held at the Public Safety Memorial at 211 NW Corridor Blvd (at t...

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Posted on: November 9, 2021

Onslow County Board of Commissioners' Meeting

The Onslow County Board of Commissioners met at 6PM, Monday, November 152021 in the Commissioners’ Chambers at the Onslow County Government Center. The following are summaries of the action...

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Posted on: November 2, 2021

Onslow County Solid Waste Shredder Begins Operation

Shredder

Onslow County Solid Waste has a new tool that will prolong the life span of its landfill by offsetting costs and improving waste compaction. The VZ 950 Titan shredder recently entered service after a testing period that included multiple other types of in...

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Posted on: October 29, 2021

Onslow County Board of Commissioners' Meeting

The Onslow Board of Commissioners met at 11AM, Monday, November 1, 2021 in the Commissioners’ Chambers at the Onslow County Government Center, 234 NW Corridor Blvd, Jacksonville, NC. The following are summaries of the actions taken and are not o...

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Posted on: October 22, 2021

Onslow County Board of Commissioners' Special Meeting

Items on the agenda include review of Onslow County's debt capacity model, capital and public school needs. Staff will present an update on American Rescue Plan Act projects including the Emergency Operations Center expansion and Landfill expansi...

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Posted on: October 18, 2021

Smart911 Now Available in Onslow County

Smart911 Webstory

Callers to Onslow County’s 9-1-1 center now have an option to enhance the information that operators can use to help improve emergency responses to your home or business. 

Onslow County has partnered with Smart...

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Posted on: October 1, 2021

Onslow County Board of Commissioners' Meeting

BOC Meeting

The Onslow County Board of Commissioners will meet in regular session at 6PM, Monday, October 18, 2021 in the Commissioners’ Chambers in the Onslow County Government Center at 234 NW Corridor Blvd, Jacksonville NC.

Items for Consent consideration...

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Posted on: October 15, 2021

Voting Information for Municipal Elections

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Early voting is underway in Onslow County for municipal elections from October 14-30. During this time voters can cast their ballots at the Board of Elections office at 246 Georgetown Rd in Jacksonville. During the early voting period eligible Citizens ca...

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Posted on: October 11, 2021

Halloween Safety Tips

Halloween Child in Costume

Soon our streets will be scattered with little ghosts, goblins, and witches trick-or-treating this Halloween. “Halloween should be filled with surprise and enjoyment and following some common-sense practices can keep events safer and more fun,” says Onslo...

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Posted on: October 4, 2021

Social Services Annual Report Available

DSS Report FY21

The Department of Social Services began developing its annual report about 2 years ago with the intent to inform and educate Citizens and community partners regarding the social and economic impact of DSS in the community. DSS is responsible for administe...

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Read the full report here... Communications
Posted on: October 1, 2021

Onslow County Board of Commissioners' Meeting

Onslow County Board of Commissioners will be meeting in a regular session at 11AM,  Monday, October 4, 2021 in the Commissioners’ chambers, 234 NW Corridor Blvd.

Items on the agenda include the presentation of the annual report for the D...

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Posted on: October 1, 2021

County Investments and MCB Camp Lejeune Agreement Improves Fire Districts

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One of the departments is also significantly lowering what homeowners in their area must pay for fire insurance as part of the arrangement and their work to improve their capabilities and protection for the firefighters.

The arrangement calls on the MCB Ca...

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Posted on: September 28, 2021

COVID-19 Exposure Decision Guide

COVID-19 Decision Guide

If you've been exposed to COVID-19 and want to know what to do, the Onslow County COVID-19 Decision Guide will make it easy to decide what to do next.

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Posted on: September 22, 2021

Onslow County Board of Commissioners' Special Meeting

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The meeting will begin at 10:00 a.m., Onslow County Government Center, Commissioners’ Chambers, 234 NW Corridor Boulevard, Jacksonville.

The purpose of the meeting is for consideration of a Joint Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD) System, including the proposed...

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Posted on: September 17, 2021

Onslow County Board of Commissioners' Meeting

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Result of the Board of Commissioners September 20, 2021 meeting Consent Agenda: The board unanimously approved a list of budget amendments and past meeting minutes.  Approval of Agenda: Note that the Land Purchase of the former ...
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