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Groundwater Guardians Urge Cape Codders to Prioritize Water Stewardship in New Podcast 

Groundwater Guardians Urge Cape Codders to Prioritize Water Stewardship in New Podcast 

By on April 7, 2022 in Press Releases, Recent News

(April 7, 2022) – Barnstable, MA – The Cape Cod Groundwater Guardians, a small group of professionals serving with Barnstable County, are discussing rising concerns about water quality with an educational podcast called One Drop Leads to Another. The podcast, which can be found on several streaming services, provides a platform to discuss current public […]

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April is National County Government Month

April is National County Government Month

By on April 5, 2022 in Misc, Recent News

National County Government Month (NCGM) is an annual celebration of county government held each April. This year’s theme is “Counties THRIVE.” Barnstable County is celebrating this month with the launch of a new website! Stay tuned for an announcement of our launch in the coming days! Here are a just a few things you can […]

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AmeriCorps Cape Cod Announces 21st Annual Cape Cod Canal Clean-up

AmeriCorps Cape Cod Announces 21st Annual Cape Cod Canal Clean-up

By on April 4, 2022 in Misc, Press Releases, Recent News

Information fromAmeriCorps Cape Cod Celebrate Earth Day by Helping Keep the Cape Cod Canal Clean April 4, 2022 (Barnstable, MA)–AmeriCorps Cape Cod and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (U.S. ACE) are celebrating Earth Day by hosting the 21stAnnual Cape Cod Canal Clean-Up on Saturday, April 23rdfrom 10 AM to 2 PM. Cape Cod Canal […]

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Information Regarding Disbursement of Grant Funds Under the American Rescue Plan Act

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Information Regarding Disbursement of Grant Funds Under the American Rescue Plan Act

By on March 23, 2022 in Press Releases

Information from Barnstable County Commissioners’ Office Disbursement of Grant Funds Under the American Rescue Plan Act March 23, 2022 (BARNSTABLE, MA) – In May 2021, the Barnstable County Board of Commissioners accepted a federal grant from the U.S. Department of Treasury for the disbursement of grant funds under the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) in the amount of […]

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Notice of Public Review & Comment Period-FFY 2022-2026 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) Amendment 2

Notice of Public Review & Comment Period-FFY 2022-2026 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) Amendment 2

By on March 22, 2022 in Press Releases, Recent News

For Immediate Release (March 22, 2022) – During a meeting held on March 21, 2022, the Cape Cod Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) released the Federal Fiscal Year (FFY) 2022-2026 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) Amendment 2 for a 21-day public review and comment period. A copy of the document may be downloaded at www.capecodcommission.org/mpo. A virtual public meeting […]

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Access the Barnstable County Purchasing Department Procurement Portal

Access the Barnstable County Purchasing Department Procurement Portal

By on March 21, 2022 in Purchasing, Recent News

Did you know that the Barnstable County Purchasing Department has a Procurement Portal that will allow you to access business opportunities and submit bids and proposals to the County digitally?  Visit https://purchasing.barnstablecounty.org/bids-proposals/    

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Celebrating AmeriCorps Week! See Updated Data from AmeriCorps Cape Cod!

Celebrating AmeriCorps Week! See Updated Data from AmeriCorps Cape Cod!

By on March 18, 2022 in AmeriCorps, Recent News

Data tracking is important to us here at AmeriCorps Cape Cod, so to close out our AmeriCorps Week celebrations we wanted to share some significant stats from the past 23 years of getting things done. Since 1999, the program has grown, providing more than 932,650 hours of community service valued at over $31 million across […]

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Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment Emphasizes Continued Importance of COVID-19 Vaccination, Boosters, and Testing

Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment Emphasizes Continued Importance of COVID-19 Vaccination, Boosters, and Testing

By on March 17, 2022 in Health, Press Releases, Recent News

As Omicron Subvariant BA.2 spreads throughout Europe and the U.S., the public is urged to remain vigilant March 17, 2022 (Barnstable, MA) – While Barnstable County continues to experience an overall decline in COVID-19 case numbers as reported by the MA Department of Public Health, officials advise that additional variants of concern are likely to emerge […]

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HUD Awards over $2.2M to Cape and Islands Homelessness Programs

HUD Awards over $2.2M to Cape and Islands Homelessness Programs

The award is part of HUD’s annual Continuum of Care Competition Awards through its FY21 appropriation March 17, 2022 (Barnstable, MA) –   The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) recently announced the 2021 Continuum of Care (CoC) awards. The Cape and Islands CoC received $2.2 million dollars in funding for housing programs, CoC Planning, […]

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Cape Cod Cooperative Extension Announces 2022 Schedule for Household Hazardous Waste Collection Program  

Cape Cod Cooperative Extension Announces 2022 Schedule for Household Hazardous Waste Collection Program  

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE    Information from Cape Cod Cooperative Extension    Household Hazardous Waste collections will take place across Barnstable County from April to October March 14, 2022 (Barnstable, MA) – The Cape Cod Cooperative Extension, a department of Barnstable County, announced 24 Household Hazardous Waste collection dates across Cape Cod between April and October; […]

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