Barnstable County is working for you.

Website Update

Barnstable County Offices are open to the public by appointment only. Please contact individual departments for available times and additional information.

Updated: Tue, Sep 15, 2020 @ 1:35 pm

BARNSTABLE COUNTY NEWS

The mission of Barnstable County is to promote and sustain a pro-active open government that enhances the quality of life for the citizens of Barnstable County.

Upcoming Meetings

Sep
23
Wed
10:00 am Board of Regional Commissioners ...
Board of Regional Commissioners ...
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am
Board of Regional Commissioners Regular Meeting @ Barnstable | Massachusetts | United States
*Note: The meeting will be held through remote participation by the Board of Regional Commissioners pursuant to Massachusetts Governor Charles D. Baker’s Order Suspending Certain Provisions of the Open Meeting Law on March 12, 2020.[...]
Oct
7
Wed
4:00 pm Assembly of Delegates Public Mee...
Assembly of Delegates Public Mee...
Oct 7 @ 4:00 pm
Assembly of Delegates Public Meeting @ Eastwing Conference Room, Barnstable County Complex
Assembly of Delegates Public Meetings *Meeting dates & times are approximate. Please visit our Meeting Documents page to view official agendas posted with meeting dates & start times.  Can’t make it to the meeting? You[...]
4:15 pm Assembly Public Hearing – Propos...
Assembly Public Hearing – Propos...
Oct 7 @ 4:15 pm
Assembly Public Hearing - Proposed Ordinance No. 20-20 FY21 County Supplemental Appropriation for Expansion of Nursing Program @ Virtual Meeting
Please visit our Meeting Documents page to view official agendas posted with meeting dates & start times.  Can’t make it to the meeting? You can also watch county meetings LIVE on our Barnstable County LiveStream Channel.
Oct
21
Wed
4:00 pm Assembly of Delegates Public Mee...
Assembly of Delegates Public Mee...
Oct 21 @ 4:00 pm
Assembly of Delegates Public Meeting @ Eastwing Conference Room, Barnstable County Complex
Assembly of Delegates Public Meetings *Meeting dates & times are approximate. Please visit our Meeting Documents page to view official agendas posted with meeting dates & start times.  Can’t make it to the meeting? You[...]
Nov
4
Wed
4:00 pm Assembly of Delegates Public Mee...
Assembly of Delegates Public Mee...
Nov 4 @ 4:00 pm
Assembly of Delegates Public Meeting @ Eastwing Conference Room, Barnstable County Complex
Assembly of Delegates Public Meetings *Meeting dates & times are approximate. Please visit our Meeting Documents page to view official agendas posted with meeting dates & start times.  Can’t make it to the meeting? You[...]
Nov
18
Wed
4:00 pm Assembly of Delegates Public Mee...
Assembly of Delegates Public Mee...
Nov 18 @ 4:00 pm
Assembly of Delegates Public Meeting @ Eastwing Conference Room, Barnstable County Complex
Assembly of Delegates Public Meetings *Meeting dates & times are approximate. Please visit our Meeting Documents page to view official agendas posted with meeting dates & start times.  Can’t make it to the meeting? You[...]
Dec
2
Wed
4:00 pm Assembly of Delegates Public Mee...
Assembly of Delegates Public Mee...
Dec 2 @ 4:00 pm
Assembly of Delegates Public Meeting @ Eastwing Conference Room, Barnstable County Complex
Assembly of Delegates Public Meetings *Meeting dates & times are approximate. Please visit our Meeting Documents page to view official agendas posted with meeting dates & start times.  Can’t make it to the meeting? You[...]
Dec
16
Wed
4:00 pm Assembly of Delegates Public Mee...
Assembly of Delegates Public Mee...
Dec 16 @ 4:00 pm
Assembly of Delegates Public Meeting @ Eastwing Conference Room, Barnstable County Complex
Assembly of Delegates Public Meetings *Meeting dates & times are approximate. Please visit our Meeting Documents page to view official agendas posted with meeting dates & start times.  Can’t make it to the meeting? You[...]

Public Health Notices

Barnstable County to Host Drive-Thru Flu Shot Event

Barnstable County to Host Drive-Thru Flu Shot Event

Information from Barnstable County Department of Health & Environment Barnstable County to Host Drive-Thru Flu Shot Event No appointment is necessary Consent forms are available to download and print at https://www.barnstablecountyhealth.org/programs-and-services/public-health-nurse FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | Barnstable County – August 20, 2020 – Barnstable County residents can get a flu shot without leaving their cars at the Barnstable County […]

Drive-Thru Flu Clinic on September 26th from 8 AM- Noon

Drive-Thru Flu Clinic on September 26th from 8 AM- Noon

SAVE the DATE! Barnstable County Public Health Nurses Division is offering a Drive-Thru Flu Clinic on September 26th from 8 AM- Noon. No appointment is necessary.  This is a service provided by Barnstable County for all residents on Cape Cod.

State public health officials announce season’s first EEE positive mosquito sample

State public health officials announce season’s first EEE positive mosquito sample

News Release – Massachusetts Department of Public Health Residents urged to start using bug spray to avoid getting bitten BOSTON (July 3, 2020) –  The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) today announced that eastern equine encephalitis (EEE) virus has been detected in mosquitoes in Massachusetts for the first time this year. The presence of […]

Proposed Budget FY21

COVID-19 Updates and Resources

Do you have a question related to COVID-19 or the 4-Phased Reopening Approach?

Recent News

Barnstable County Dredging Program Begins 25th Season

Barnstable County Dredging Program Begins 25th Season

By on September 21, 2020 in Press Releases, Recent News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE BARNSTABLE, MA—September 21, 2020— The Barnstable County Dredge season officially begins its 25th season today, continuing in its mission to improve the recreational, environmental and economic value of our changing coastline and estuaries while achieving cost savings for municipalities on Cape Cod. The program experienced impediments over the past three years to its […]

Cape Cod Celebrates Bay State Bike Month 

Cape Cod Celebrates Bay State Bike Month 

By on September 16, 2020 in Misc, Press Releases, Recent News

Annual celebration of cycling moves from May to September  For Immediate Release (September 16, 2020) BARNSTABLE COUNTY, MA — The Cape Cod Commission and the Cape Cod Regional Transit Authority will join regional and state-wide efforts to celebrate bicycling as an alternative to driving motor vehicles during Bay State Bike Month in September. Typically held […]

Cape Cod Commission Announces New Cape Cod Climate Action Podcast Series

Cape Cod Commission Announces New Cape Cod Climate Action Podcast Series

By on September 16, 2020 in Recent News

The Cape Cod Commission is pleased to announce its Cape Cod Climate Action podcast series, following the work of the Cape Cod Commission and its community partners as we work together as one Cape to build resiliency in our region. Episode One is available now! https://anchor.fm/capecodcommission/episodes/Episode-One-Municipal-Vulnerability-Preparedness-ejkdt7

Meet Maria Silva, Department of Human Services’ Project Specialist

Meet Maria Silva, Department of Human Services’ Project Specialist

By on September 15, 2020 in Misc, Recent News

Today’s Employee Feature goes to Maria Silva. Maria is the Department of Human Services’ Project Specialist. She creates and manages the Human Services e-newsletters, website, and assists with fiscal and administrative management. Maria says, “From the services we provide to the messages published on all our social media pages at the County, I hope that we […]

Barnstable County to Host Drive-Thru Flu Shot Event

Barnstable County to Host Drive-Thru Flu Shot Event

Information from Barnstable County Department of Health & Environment Barnstable County to Host Drive-Thru Flu Shot Event No appointment is necessary Consent forms are available to download and print at https://www.barnstablecountyhealth.org/programs-and-services/public-health-nurse FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | Barnstable County – August 20, 2020 – Barnstable County residents can get a flu shot without leaving their cars at the Barnstable County […]

Effective August 1, 2020 - Updated Travel Advisory to Massachusetts
Governor Charlie Baker announced that effective August 1st,  all travelers entering the Commonwealth, including both out of state residents and Massachusetts residents returning home, will be required to comply with a travel order. The travel order and other information is available at www.mass.gov/MAtraveler Note that on August 28, 2020 – Massachusetts has updated its list of low-risk states that do not require travelers to fill out a form, undergo testing or quarantine.

Follow us on Facebook

Top