Airlie Gardens will remain closed until further notice as crews work to make repairs after Hurricane Florence. The Director of Parks and Gardens is mobilizing all resources to get the gardens cleaned up and ready for visitors, but Enchanted Airlie ticket sales will be delayed at this point.
Mobile healthcare units will be in Wilmington and Wallace to provide supplies and medical assistance. UnitedHealth Group will provide blood work, tetanus shots, medicines and small sutures. Primary care will also be available from volunteer nurses.
The US Department of Agriculture and the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services has declared Brunswick County a disaster county, meaning the Department of Social Services is authorized to administer the Disaster Food and Nutrition benefits program.