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Important Information and Updates on COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout and COVID-19 Testing on Cape Cod

–Looking for up-to-date information about COVID-19 vaccination planning on Cape Cod? Please visit our COVID-19 Vaccine Information Page.

–Safe, affordable and accessible COVID-19 testing is available for the Cape Cod community by appointment only at drive-through facilities located in Hyannis and Falmouth and now Provincetown, Wellfleet and Harwich Port. Visit our Testing Information Page for further details.

Are you a U.S. Veteran receiving VA benefits? Veterans Affairs is providing COVID-19 vaccinations to Veterans. The VA is reaching out to veterans directly and prioritizing contact based on the veteran’s level of risk for infection.  If you are a veteran receiving VA benefits, and you feel the VA might not have your current contact information due to a recent move, please call the VA Patient Call Center at 1-877-222-VETS (8387).

—On Tuesday, January 19, 2021, we launched our new COVID-19 Help Line: (774) 330-3001. Callers are able to speak with Medical Reserve Corps volunteers Monday through Friday, 8am – 4:30pm to get answers to questions regarding COVID-19 general info., testing sites, vaccine rollout information and more. Read the press release HERE.

BARNSTABLE COUNTY NEWS

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COVID-19 Updates and Resources

Recent News

Falmouth Complete Streets Public Comment Period Open 

Falmouth Complete Streets Public Comment Period Open 

By on January 20, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

Seeking transportation improvement suggestions now through February 5, 2021  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (January 19, 2021) — Do you have ideas on improving travel in Falmouth? Would you like to see new sidewalks or crosswalks, perhaps accommodations for bicyclists like bike paths and bike lanes? Would you like to improve safety and encourage residents to walk […]

MLK Day: A “Day On- Not a Day Off”

MLK Day: A “Day On- Not a Day Off”

By on January 17, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

AmeriCorps Cape Cod finds ways to continue to celebrate MLK Day MLK Day is the only federal holiday recognized as a national day of service- a “day on, not a day off”.  Observed on the third Monday in January every year, individuals are encouraged to work together to volunteer to improve their communities. For the […]

Application deadline extended to 1/18/21 – Sector -Specific Relief Program for Massachusetts Businesses

Application deadline extended to 1/18/21 – Sector -Specific Relief Program for Massachusetts Businesses

By on January 15, 2021 in Recent News

Application deadline extended to 1/18/21 | Sector-Specific Relief Grant Program for MA Businesses Given recent outages that have since been restored with the grant application portal, the deadline to apply for the state’s Sector-Specific Relief Grant Program for MA Businesses has been extended to Monday January 18, 2021 at 11:59 PM. Grant Info The Commonwealth […]

Dredge Report | Week of 1/3

Dredge Report | Week of 1/3

By on January 15, 2021 in Dredge Updates, Recent News

Sand Shifter  The Sand Shifter was back dredging on Thursday after a few days of being out of action after a ‘wear liner’ was damaged and needed to be replaced (see pictures below). The repair required the Sand Shifter to be brought alongside the dock in the Pocasset River, removal of the top deck of […]

Are You A U.S. Veteran receiving VA health care benefits?

Are You A U.S. Veteran receiving VA health care benefits?

By on January 14, 2021 in Recent News

Are you a U.S. Veteran and receive VA health care benefits? The VA is providing COVID-19 vaccine to Veterans to you. They are reaching out to veterans directly to schedule a vaccination. If you’re a veteran and you feel the VA might not have your current contact info due to a recent move, call VA […]

Cape Cod Real Estate Activity for December 2020 | Sales Volume and Value Continue to Rise

Cape Cod Real Estate Activity for December 2020 | Sales Volume and Value Continue to Rise

By on January 13, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS BARNSTABLE COUNTY REGISTRY OF DEEDS P.O. BOX 368 BARNSTABLE, MASSACHUSETTS 02630 Telephone 508-362-7733 Fax  508-362-1917 John F. Meade, Barnstable County Register of Deeds David B. Murphy, Register Assistant Register Kathleen Grenier, Executive Administrative Assistant JOHN F. MEADE, REGISTER OF DEEDS  REPORT OF BARNSTABLE COUNTY REAL ESTATE ACTIVITY FOR THE MONTH OF DECEMBER […]

Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Operations Update

Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Operations Update

By on January 11, 2021 in Recent News

Portal Opening: Monday, January 11, 2021  The U.S. Small Business Administration, in consultation with the U.S. Treasury Department, is opening the Paycheck Protection Program loan portal on Monday, Jan. 11, 2021 at 9 am ET. When the PPP loan portal system opens on Monday morning, it will initially accept First Draw PPP loan applications from participating […]

Assembly of Delegates Launches 17th Session with New Leadership

Assembly of Delegates Launches 17th Session with New Leadership

By on January 11, 2021 in Misc, Press Releases, Recent News

For Immediate Release BARNSTABLE COUNTY, MA | January 11, 2021 – The 17th Session of the Barnstable County Assembly of Delegates held its first meeting of the new Session on Jan. 6, 2021. In its first actions, the Assembly elected Barnstable Delegate Patrick Princi as Speaker and Brewster Delegate Mary Chaffee as Deputy Speaker. Speaker Princi has […]

Public Health Notices

Vaccination Rollout Information

Vaccination Rollout Information

Vaccination Rollout Update: Visit https://bit.ly/2X9M3nj

New COVID-19 Test Sites are NOW OPEN FOR APPOINTMENTS

New COVID-19 Test Sites are NOW OPEN FOR APPOINTMENTS

Book an appointment in advance by calling the Community Testing Line at at 508-534-7103 ***Anyone who arrives at a test site without an appointment will be turned away. Be sure to schedule your appointment *** Hours of operation and location for each of the testing sites are as follows: Cape Cod Melody Tent, Hyannis Hours: […]

December 9, 2020 – Baker-Polito Administration Announces Initial Steps for COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution

December 9, 2020 – Baker-Polito Administration Announces Initial Steps for COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution

COVID-19 Vaccination Information Released on December 9, 2020 from the Governor’s Office BOSTON – Today, the Baker-Polito Administration announced allocation and distribution plans for the first round of COVID-19 vaccine shipments to Massachusetts set to begin around December 15. The state’s first shipment of 59,475 doses of the Pfizer vaccine was ordered from the federal […]

Visit the Cape Cod COVID-19 Response Task Force Website (formerly the Cape Cod Reopening Task Force)

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