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Flu Facts: Protect Yourself and Your Loved Ones

Flu Facts: Protect Yourself and Your Loved Ones

By on December 8, 2017 in Department News, Recent News

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Meet Kim Concra: Barnstable County Nutritionist

Meet Kim Concra: Barnstable County Nutritionist

By on December 8, 2017 in Department News, Misc, Recent News

Pick up your copy of the newest edition of Edible Cape Cod featuring our Barnstable County nutritionist Kim Concra and the many ways she champions community access to fresh, local food! Many thanks to Edible Cape Cod and their coverage and support of the local food movement here at Barnstable County. We have plenty of copies at […]

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Resource Development Officers Reach Out to Cape Towns

Resource Development Officers Reach Out to Cape Towns

Housed in the old Sheriff’s building at the Barnstable County complex, the team of four Resource Development Officers are continually keeping tabs on available grants from state and federal sources for Barnstable County’s departments. Depending on a department’s need, they develop, write, offer technical assistance and manage grants. Outreach to Towns Last Friday, Resource Development Officers hit the road […]

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Flu Vaccine Available at Barnstable County – Public Health Nursing Division

Flu Vaccine Available at Barnstable County – Public Health Nursing Division

By on December 4, 2017 in Department News, Recent News

Barnstable County has the flu vaccine available at the Public Health Nursing Division every Tuesday and Thursday by appointment. 508-375-6617. The Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) also reports that several flu activity indicators are higher than is typically seen for this time of year. Learn more at https://www.cdc.gov/flu/about/disease/high_risk.htm

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The holidays are a great opportunity to enjoy time with family and friends, celebrate life, to be grateful, and reflect on what’s important. They are also a time to appreciate the gift of health. Here are some holiday tips to support your efforts for health and safety this season.

The holidays are a great opportunity to enjoy time with family and friends, celebrate life, to be grateful, and reflect on what’s important. They are also a time to appreciate the gift of health. Here are some holiday tips to support your efforts for health and safety this season.

By on November 30, 2017 in Recent News

The holidays are a great opportunity to enjoy time with family and friends, celebrate life, to be grateful, and reflect on what’s important. They are also a time to appreciate the gift of health. Here are some holiday tips to support your efforts for health and safety this season. 12 Ways to Health – Holiday […]

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DECEMBER 5&6: 5th Annual Cape Coastal Conference

DECEMBER 5&6: 5th Annual Cape Coastal Conference

The 5th Annual Cape Coastal is scheduled for December 5 and 6 at the Resort and Conference Center at Hyannis, 35 Scudder Avenue. Hosted and coordinated by the Waquoit Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve, the two-day conference groups sessions under three resiliency-focused themes: Prepare, Adapt and Restore The Cape Cod Commission is once again a […]

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2018 UMASS Garden Calendars Available

2018 UMASS Garden Calendars Available

By on November 29, 2017 in Misc, Recent News

Give it as a gift or enjoy one for yourself all year. The 2018 UMASS Garden Calendar includes a featured article about insects to look for Massachusetts.  It also includes a short segment on beneficial pollinators, presents key information about current invasive insects with photos. Below is a sampling of the garden images from this year’s […]

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FY18 Approved Operating & Capital Budget

FY18 Approved Operating & Capital Budget

By on November 28, 2017 in Budgets & Reports

  View & Print: Barnstable County FY18 Approved Operating and Capital Budget

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Learn About the Clean Water Coalition

Learn About the Clean Water Coalition

By on November 27, 2017 in Recent News

What is the Barnstable Clean Water Coalition? Learn about the devoted team of engineers, scientists and volunteer citizens who are on a rescue mission to restore and preserve water supplies throughout Barnstable, and how you can get involved. http://bcleanwater.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/2017-fall-newsletter.pdf

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Sustainable Materials Recovery Program (SMRP) is Growing on Cape Cod & the Islands

Sustainable Materials Recovery Program (SMRP) is Growing on Cape Cod & the Islands

Barnstable County Announces 174% Increase in Total Funding to Cape & Islands Sustainable Materials Recovery Program (SMRP) Participants in 2017 BARNSTABLE COUNTY, MA – The Cape and Islands have been awarded more than $700,000 in Round 1 and Round 2 of MassDEP’s 2017 Sustainable Materials Recovery Program (SMRP) Municipal Grant funding program, a 174% overall […]

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