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HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION SEEKS NEW COMMISSIONERS

By on October 6, 2016 in Recent News

Press Release – 9/27/2016 The Barnstable County Human Rights Commission is seeking candidates to fill vacancies on the Commission beginning January 2017. The nine-member volunteer Human Rights Commission was created in 2005 by the County’s Assembly of Delegates to promote equal opportunity, prevent discrimination, investigate and mediate complaints and provide human rights information. Responsibilities include […]

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Human Rights Academy 2016 Report

By on August 4, 2016 in Recent News, Reports

Human Rights Academy Report 2016

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Malcolm McDowell Award for Human Rights Activism

Malcolm McDowell Award for Human Rights Activism

By on June 1, 2016 in Misc, Recent News

Malcolm McDowell Award for Human Rights Activism was presented by the Human Rights Commission to Miriam Massaad of Harwich on May 25th to honor her six years of leadership and advocacy as a member of the Human Rights Academy. featured l-r: Roland Bessette, Chair of Barnstable County Human Rights Commission; Miriam Massaad, Kathy McDowell, widow […]

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15th Annual Mercy Otis Warren Woman of the Year Award 2016

15th Annual Mercy Otis Warren Woman of the Year Award 2016

By on March 25, 2016 in Misc, Recent News

Congratulations to the 2016 recipient of the Mercy Otis Warren Woman of the Year, Ann Williams of Osterville. Click here to view the press release and to learn more about Ann Tales of Cape Cod will present the 15th Annual Mercy Otis Warren Woman of the Year Award  at their June 6th meeting of Tales […]

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Cape Cod Cooperative Extension’s Household Hazardous Waste Collection 2016 Schedule

Cape Cod Cooperative Extension’s Household Hazardous Waste Collection 2016 Schedule

Cape Cod Cooperative Extension’s yearly Household Hazardous Waste Collections 2016 schedule is available now! Hazardous Waste & Water Quality programs are designed to assists individuals, families, businesses, and government agencies in making better decisions about using and disposing of hazardous materials.  Cape Cod Cooperative Extension works to educate the public and facilitate collection programs for: Household Hazardous […]

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Where We Stand-Addiction on Cape Cod

Where We Stand-Addiction on Cape Cod

By on December 18, 2015 in Department News, Recent News

Where We Stand – Addiction on Cape Cod is an​ information/resource document that talks about the work our community has been doing to address substance use issues on Cape Cod, some basic facts about addiction, and links to local resources.  View full PDF here Please share this resource with others who may find it helpful and informative!  If […]

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Barnstable County Fire Training Academy Policies & Procedures

Barnstable County Fire Training Academy Policies & Procedures

By on December 9, 2015 in Budgets & Reports, Recent News

View & Print: Barnstable County Fire Training Academy Operation Manual

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$66,468.00 Grant Awarded to Cape Cod Cooperative Extension for Stormwater Treatment Systems Study

$66,468.00 Grant Awarded to Cape Cod Cooperative Extension for Stormwater Treatment Systems Study

By on November 18, 2015 in Awards, Department News, Recent News

Barnstable County is very proud to announce that the Environmental Protection Agency awarded a competitive grant, in the amount of $66,468.00, to the Cape Cod Cooperative Extension for its proposal to conduct a comparative study of stormwater treatment systems in two towns on Cape Cod.  The project will allow the County to gather data to […]

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Barnstable County FY2015 Annual Report Hits the Stands!

Barnstable County FY2015 Annual Report Hits the Stands!

By on November 4, 2015 in Annual Reports, Misc, Recent News

The County Commissioners are proud to announce the Barnstable County FY15 Annual Report is now available online and in print! The report presents the Fiscal Year 2015 work accomplished by the County departments and highlights their valuable community programs & services.  The Annual Report was shortened this year to increase readability, marketing capacity and further […]

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Barnstable County Commissioners Appoint Co-Chairs to Regional Substance Abuse Council

Barnstable County Commissioners Appoint Co-Chairs to Regional Substance Abuse Council

By on November 3, 2015 in Department News, Recent News

The Barnstable County Commissioners recently appointed three individuals to serve as co-chairs of the Barnstable County Regional Substance Abuse Council.  The Commissioners appointed Beth Albert, Director of the Barnstable County Department of Human Services, Cheryl Bartlett, Executive Director of the Office of Community Health at Cape Cod Healthcare, and Ray Tamasi, CEO and President of Gosnold […]

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