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Posted on: January 15, 2021

Craven County COVID-19 Update for January 15, 2021

According to the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS) COVID-19 Dashboard, Craven County has 6,240 COVID-19 cases as of 11:00 a.m. on January 15, 2021.  A total of 439 Craven County residents have been hospitalized due t...

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Posted on: January 14, 2021

Craven County Updates COVID-19 Vaccination Plan

The Craven County Health Department updated the local COVID-19 vaccination plan in accordance with the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS) plan that directly aligns with Centers for Disease Control (CDC) guidance. The CDC annou...

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Posted on: January 11, 2021

Craven County Moves to Phase 1b, Activates Online COVID-19 Vaccine Scheduler and Call Center

New Bern, N.C. - The Craven County Health Department has activated an online COVID-19 vaccine appointment scheduler and call center as Phase 1b begins today in Craven County. The call center will be in operation from 8:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. Monday throu...

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Posted on: January 7, 2021

Craven County COVID-19 Vaccination Plan

The Craven County Health Department has worked with local and state partners to implement a local COVID-19 vaccination plan in accordance with the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS) plan that directly aligns with Centers for D...

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Posted on: December 28, 2020

Craven Area Rural Transit System (CARTS) Fares Temporarily Suspended

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The Craven County Board of Commissioners approved a temporary suspension of Craven Area Rural Transit System (CARTS) fares from January 1, 2021 through June 30, 2021.  Fares will resume July 1, 2021.  CARTS is the public transit system c...

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Posted on: December 14, 2020

Beatrice Riggs Smith Selected for District Three Craven County Board of Commissioner Seat

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Beatrice Riggs Smith was selected by the Craven County Board of Commissioners at their December 14, 2020 work session to fill the Craven County District Three Craven County Board of Commissioners seat that became vacant after long-time Commissioner Johnni...

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Posted on: October 16, 2020

Rent and Utility Assistance Program

The Housing Opportunities and Prevention of Evictions (HOPE) Program is a new statewide initiative that may provide rent and utility assistance to eligible low- and moderate-income renters experiencing financial hardship due to the econo...

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Posted on: October 8, 2020

Recreation and Parks Office in Craven County is Relocating

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The Craven County Recreation and Parks office will be relocating to Creekside Park, 1821 Old Airport Road in New Bern on Thursday, October 8, 2020 and Friday, October 9, 2020.  The Creekside Park office will be open to the public on Mond...

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