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Warming Stations Available on Cape Cod

Warming Stations Available on Cape Cod

By on October 29, 2021 in Recent News

October 29, 2021 Please see this preliminary list of warming stations available on Cape Cod. We will be updating this list as more information is obtained. Note* Hours open vary. Please check with each location. Warming Stations Barnstable – West Barnstable Fire Station Bourne – Bourne Fire Station #3 (Bourne Community Building is not currently […]

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Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment Announces Scheduling and Location Changes Re Free COVID-19 PCR Testing Clinics

Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment Announces Scheduling and Location Changes Re Free COVID-19 PCR Testing Clinics

By on October 29, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

  MEDIA ALERT Information from: Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment                              October 29, 2021 (Barnstable, MA) – Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment will continue to provide free COVID-19 PCR Testing through the end of October and over the holidays, with some changes to testing […]

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BCREPC met at 4:30pm to discuss the latest updates on power restoration, support to community 

BCREPC met at 4:30pm to discuss the latest updates on power restoration, support to community 

By on October 28, 2021 in Press Releases

 Media Alert 006:    Information from  the  Barnstable County  Emergency Planning Committee  (BCREPC)                    Regional Response to Nor’easter in its Third Full Day  BCREPC met at 4:30pm to discuss the latest updates on power restoration, support to community  October 28, 2021 (Barnstable, MA) – The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC), comprised of state, county, and local officials, first responders, emergency managers, elected officials, and […]

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[Thursday Morning 7:30 AM] Update from Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC)

[Thursday Morning 7:30 AM] Update from Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC)

By on October 28, 2021 in Recent News

[Thursday Morning 7:30 AM] CURRENTLY widespread power outages continue across the region with significant tree damage due to high winds. Residents are urged to stay off roads for their safety and so utilities can work to restore power. The Shelter at the Barnstable County Intermediate School will be closing at 8:00 AM due to extremely […]

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BCREPC Continued Regional Response to Nor’easter

BCREPC Continued Regional Response to Nor’easter

By on October 27, 2021 in Press Releases

Media Alert 004 Information from the Barnstable County Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) BCREPC Continued Regional Response to Nor’easter BCREPC meets at 4:30pm tocontinueassessingmulti-day storm event and its widespread impact October 27, 2021 (Barnstable, MA) –The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC), comprised of state, county, and local officials, first responders, emergency managers, elected officials, and other regional partners, met for thefourthtime […]

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BCREPC assessed multi-day storm event and widespread impact at 11:00 AM 

BCREPC assessed multi-day storm event and widespread impact at 11:00 AM 

By on October 27, 2021 in Press Releases

Media Alert 003:   Information from the Barnstable County Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC)      Cape & Islands Respond to Nor’easter Storm  BCREPC assessed multi-day storm event and widespread impact at 11:00 AM  October 27, 2021 (Barnstable, MA) – The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC), comprised of state, county, and local officials, first responders, emergency managers, […]

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[10/27/21 5:50 AM] Alert from Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee

[10/27/21 5:50 AM] Alert from Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee

By on October 27, 2021 in Press Releases

ALL SCHOOLS CLOSED 10/27/21 STAY OFF ROADS REPORT POWER OUTAGES TO EVERSOURCE The MACC (Multi-Agency Coordination Center) at Barnstable County has been monitoring events throughout the night and facilitating numerous requests.  Currently there are widespread power outages across Cape Cod and significant tree damage.  Many roads are impassible. Residents are urged to STAY OFF ROADS. […]

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Listen to Reports on Coastal Flooding Issues on WCAI-FM

Listen to Reports on Coastal Flooding Issues on WCAI-FM

By on October 26, 2021 in Recent News

A classic New England Nor’easter will cause flooding from rain and power outages from heavy winds. Thanks to an astronomical low tide Cape Cod will dodge major coastal flooding but there will be large waves and erosion. So stay inside and cozy up to the radio as our own Woods Hole Sea Grant Extension coastal […]

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BCREPC Finalizes Nor’easter Storm Preparation

BCREPC Finalizes Nor’easter Storm Preparation

By on October 26, 2021 in Press Releases

Media Alert 002: Information from the Barnstable County Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC)          BCREPC Finalizes Nor’easter Storm Preparation Committee reviewed minor changes in storm track at 4:00 PM meeting October 26, 2021 (Barnstable, MA) – The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC), comprised of state, county, and local officials, first responders, emergency managers, elected officials, […]

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BCREPC Responds to Nor’easter Impacting Cape Cod & Islands

BCREPC Responds to Nor’easter Impacting Cape Cod & Islands

By on October 26, 2021 in Press Releases

Media Alert 001: Information from the Barnstable County Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC)  BCREPC Responds to Nor’easter Impacting Cape Cod & Islands Committee Convened at 10:30 AM to Review Storm Preparation October 26, 2021 (Barnstable, MA) – The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC), comprised of state, county, and local officials, first responders, emergency managers, elected […]

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