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Battle Park

Posted January 22, 2020 at 1:08 pm     Category: Uncategorized

Battle Park is a 42.5-acre county-owned property located on Carolina Beach Road, just south of Manassas Drive, in southern New Hanover County.  Parks & Gardens is currently in the design … Read More »


Changes to RainedOut Athletic Field Notification App

Posted January 7, 2020 at 8:54 am     Category: News

RainedOut is the third party app used by New Hanover County Parks & Gardens to notify subscribers of athletic field closures, and Echo Farms tennis court closures.  Subscribers may choose … Read More »


Playground at Hugh MacRae Park has Reopened after Repairs

Posted December 17, 2019 at 10:14 am     Category: Uncategorized

UPDATE 12/17/19:  The playground is open!  Repairs were completed earlier than originally expected. In order to repair sink holes underneath the rubber playground surfacing at Hugh MacRae Park, the playground … Read More »


Echo Farms Construction- UPDATED 11/25/19

Posted November 1, 2019 at 8:26 am     Category: Uncategorized

UPDATE 11/25/19:  Demo of the old tennis pro shop building has begun:   UPDATE 11/22/19:  The tennis courts will be closed Mon, Nov 25-Wed, Nov 27 due to construction. Construction … Read More »


Parks & Gardens to remove dying pine trees at Hugh MacRae Park on October 7

Posted October 2, 2019 at 10:14 am     Category: Uncategorized

On Monday, October 7, crews will begin removing 21 long leaf pine trees from Hugh MacRae Park.  While we do not like to remove mature trees, it is necessary as … Read More »


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