Ice Storm Warning

An Ice Storm Warning is in effect for New Hanover County.

County offices and facilities will be closed on Friday, January 21, and Saturday, January 22, as the forecast calls for freezing rain, hazardous road conditions & potential power outages.

Visit EmergencyNHC.com for more information and the latest from the National Weather Service.

Welcome to New Hanover County Fire Rescue

New Hanover County Fire Rescue (NHCFR) is a government based fire department for New Hanover County, located on the southeastern coast of North Carolina. The county has a year round population of over 220,000, which increases substantially during the summer months. NHCFR is a combination department consisting of full time, part time, and volunteer staff. New Hanover County provides fire protection services to the unincorporated areas of New Hanover County. NHCFR responds to an average of over 5,500 emergency calls per year which consists of emergency medical, fire suppression, technical rescue, and hazardous materials.

New Hanover County Fire Rescue

New Hanover County Fire Rescue is a county combination fire department in Southeastern North Carolina with 8 stations and approximately 200 personnel.
New Hanover County Fire Rescue
New Hanover County Fire Rescue
Let's get moving today as we learn all about fire safety! Watch "Fire Safety Video for Kids with Recess Monkey & Sparky the Fire Dog" on YouTube https://youtu.be/OIdXPaS9xyU #NHCFR #NFPA
New Hanover County Fire Rescue
Fire Safety Video for Kids with Recess Monkey & Sparky the Fire Dog
Top Kindie Rock band Recess Monkey team up with Sparky the Fire Dog to spread fire safety lessons. In this fire safety video Recess Monkey and friends take a...
New Hanover County Fire Rescue
New Hanover County Fire Rescue
Join New Hanover County Fire Rescue for #storytime as we read "A Chair For My Mother" #NHCFR #AChairForMyMother https://youtu.be/3qbiAPEh-N0
New Hanover County Fire Rescue
Storytime with NHC Fire Rescue
Join us for storytime as we read "A Chair For My Mother"
New Hanover County Fire Rescue
New Hanover County Fire Rescue
Join New Hanover County Fire Rescue for #storytime as we read "Even Firefighters Hug Their Moms" #NHCFR #EvenFirefightersHugTheirMoms
New Hanover County Fire Rescue
New Hanover County Fire Rescue
Join New Hanover County Fire Rescue for #storytime as we read "Fireboy to the Rescue" #NHCFR #Fireboy https://youtu.be/vmPIT_m04IY
New Hanover County Fire Rescue
Storytime with NHC Fire Rescue
Join us as we read "Fireboy to the Rescue"
New Hanover County Fire Rescue
New Hanover County Fire Rescue
Join New Hanover County Fire Rescue for #storytime as we read "This is the Firefighter" #NHCFR #ThisistheFirefighter https://youtu.be/E-uVo_tP1OM
Fire Rescue: 216 North 2nd Street β€’ Wilmington, 28401 β€’ Phone 910-798-7420 β€’ Fax 910-798-7052
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