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Here's a snap from today's COVID-19 vaccine clinic at #BarnstableCounty. Our staff and Medical Reserve Corps volunteers are extremely proud to be able to provide this service to our residents and visitors. Today's clinic is full, but if you still need your primary dose series or a booster, be sure to register at loom.ly/T-cpS7I in order to guarantee an appointment at one of our upcoming clinics! ... See MoreSee Less
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***COVID-19 TESTING SCHEDULE UPDATE!*** Mark your calendars with #BarnstableCounty's COVID-19 testing clinic schedule through January 6th! We'll be holding clinics at the Barnstable County Fairgrounds on 12/2, 12/9, 12/16, 12/21, 12/28 and 1/6. Clinics will be held weekly on Tuesdays at the Orleans DPW. For more info, go to: loom.ly/i1vJYLk ... See MoreSee Less
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Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment Announces Limited Availability for Walk-ins at COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics Due to High Demand

Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment Announces Limited Availability for Walk-ins at COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics Due to High Demand

By on December 1, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

MEDIA ALERT Information from: Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment   December 1, 2021 (Barnstable, MA) – Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment has announced that its next two COVID-19 vaccine clinics, scheduled to take place on Thursday, December 2nd and Thursday, December 9th are now FULL. While Barnstable County typically welcomes same-day onsite […]

Read the latest edition of the Cape Cod Commission REPORTER

Read the latest edition of the Cape Cod Commission REPORTER

By on December 1, 2021 in Recent News

Read the November 2021 edition of the Cape Cod Commission REPORTER at https://conta.cc/3rltxZx

Attend a FREE, virtual presentation to learn ‘Landscaping for Resilience’

Attend a FREE, virtual presentation to learn ‘Landscaping for Resilience’

By on November 30, 2021 in Recent News

Root for your trees! Trees are essential to the well-being of Cape Cod. On Wednesday, December 8th at 7 pm take advantage of this virtual presentation featuring Cape Cod Cooperative Extension Horticulture & Agriculture Educator, Russell Norton, to gain an understanding of tree care, safety, and health. Register through Waquoit Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve […]

Barnstable County Entomologist Larry Dapsis in the News!

Barnstable County Entomologist Larry Dapsis in the News!

By on November 29, 2021 in Recent News

Read Cindy McCormick’s most recent interview with Larry Dapsis Ticks still linger on Cape Cod in the fall, carrying Lyme disease (capecodtimes.com) where she dives into some important details you need to know about ticks on Cape Cod in the fall. Barnstable County Entomologist Larry Dapsis met with Dr. Paula Sperry yesterday, host of WOMR’s […]

Arts Foundation of Cape Cod to Receive $150,000 American Rescue Plan Grant from the National Endowment for the Arts

Arts Foundation of Cape Cod to Receive $150,000 American Rescue Plan Grant from the National Endowment for the Arts

By on November 26, 2021 in Recent News

Arts Foundation one of 66 arts organizations throughout country to receive grant funding  (Hyannis, MA) November 18, 2021—The Arts Foundation of Cape Cod (AFCC) is pleased to announce it has been selected to receive an American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) grant from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) to help the region’s arts and […]

Listen to ‘One Drop Leads to Another’ – a New Podcast Series that Dives into Water Quality Topics on Cape Cod

Listen to ‘One Drop Leads to Another’ – a New Podcast Series that Dives into Water Quality Topics on Cape Cod

By on November 24, 2021 in Misc, Recent News

In their new podcast series dedicated to helping our residents understand water quality topics relevant to our region, Cape Cod Groundwater Guardians Kalliope Chute and Brian Baumgaertel talk with Harriet Booth, Marine Resource Specialist with Cape Cod Cooperative Extension, about a wide range of concerns related to shellfish, and about how she got involved in […]

Barnstable County Commissioners Meeting at 9:00 AM | November 24, 2021

Barnstable County Commissioners Meeting at 9:00 AM | November 24, 2021

By on November 24, 2021 in Recent News

Barnstable County Commissioners Meeting on November 24, 2021  Every other week, the Barnstable County Board of Regional Commissioners holds a regular meeting to discuss important issues that impact our region.  We invite residents to participate in a public meeting or watch the live streams on our YouTube channel. Agenda 1. Call to Order 2. Pledge […]

Registration is Now Open for Annual Human Rights Awards Breakfast 

Registration is Now Open for Annual Human Rights Awards Breakfast 

By on November 22, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE    Information from: Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission              Theme for 2021 Human Rights Awards Breakfast Honors Wampanoag Nation   (Barnstable, MA – November 22, 2021) – The Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission (HRAC) will be holding its Annual Human Rights Awards Breakfast virtually on Friday, December 10, 2021, from 8:30 am to 10:30 am.  The public is […]

Upcoming Meetings at Barnstable County

Dec
8
Wed
9:00 am Board of Regional Commissioners’...
Board of Regional Commissioners’...
Dec 8 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Board of Regional Commissioners' Regular Meeting
Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, this meeting of the Barnstable County Commissioners will be conducted in person and via remote means, in accordance with applicable law.  Members of the public are[...]
Dec
13
Mon
4:00 pm Assembly of Delegates Standing C...
Assembly of Delegates Standing C...
Dec 13 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Assembly of Delegates Standing Committee on Finance Meeting @ Remote
Assembly of Delegates Public Meetings Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, this meeting of the Barnstable County Assembly of Delegates Standing Committee on Finance will be conducted in person and via remote[...]
Dec
15
Wed
4:00 pm Assembly of Delegates Public Mee...
Assembly of Delegates Public Mee...
Dec 15 @ 4:00 pm
Assembly of Delegates Public Meeting
Assembly of Delegates Public Meetings Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, this meeting of the Barnstable County Assembly of Delegates will be conducted in person and via remote means, in accordance with[...]
Dec
22
Wed
9:00 am Board of Regional Commissioners’...
Board of Regional Commissioners’...
Dec 22 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Board of Regional Commissioners' Regular Meeting
Pursuant to Chapter 20 of the Acts of 2021, this meeting of the Barnstable County Commissioners will be conducted in person and via remote means, in accordance with applicable law.  Members of the public are[...]
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