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Cape Cod Healthcare confirms first COVID-19 patient in Barnstable County

Cape Cod Healthcare confirms first COVID-19 patient in Barnstable County

By on March 14, 2020 in Press Releases, Recent News

March 14, 2020 – Cape Cod Healthcare has just confirmed the first COVID-19 patient in Barnstable County. Please read the full press release http://bit.ly/2w6E9B5 We continue to ask residents to take proper precautions, including social distancing and regular hand-washing. Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment Director Sean O’Brien offers this statement to our communities […]

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Barnstable County Board of Regional Commissioners Declares Local Health Emergency Due to COVID-19

Barnstable County Board of Regional Commissioners Declares Local Health Emergency Due to COVID-19

By on March 14, 2020 in Press Releases, Recent News

Media Contact: Sonja Sheasley | Phone: 508-375-6896 | Email: sonja.sheasley@barnstablecounty.org  www.barnstablecounty.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – BARNSTABLE COUNTY, MA | March 13, 2020 – In response to Governor Charlie Baker’s Declaration of Emergency for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, the Barnstable County Board of Regional Commissioners declare that immediate and effective today, March 13, 2020, a state of emergency is […]

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Latest Coronavirus Updates & Information

Latest Coronavirus Updates & Information

By on March 12, 2020 in Public Health Notices

The Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment continues to monitor the COVID-19 outbreak in Asia and Europe and the progress of the COVID-19 cases in the United States.  We will continue to review and post the most up-to-date information from dependable sources to keep you informed.

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Cape Cod Medical Reserve Corps Seeks Volunteers

Cape Cod Medical Reserve Corps Seeks Volunteers

Cape Cod Citizens Corps Council will host Volunteer Reception to boost emergency preparedness PRESS RELEASE Information from Barnstable County Department of Health & Environment and the Cape Cod Citizens Corps Council Press Contacts: Diana Gaumond RN, BSN, MPH, Director, Medical Reserve Corps 508-375-6641 diana.gaumond@barnstablecounty.org Sonja Sheasley, Communications Coordinator, Barnstable County 508-375-6896 sonja.sheasley@barnstablecounty.org For Immediate Release […]

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Celebrating National AmeriCorps Week 2020

Celebrating National AmeriCorps Week 2020

By on March 11, 2020 in Department News, Recent News

Happy National AmeriCorps Week! AmeriCorps Week, March 8-14, 2020, is a celebration of all things AmeriCorps – from the programs and organizations that make this national service initiative possible in communities across the country, to the members who have pledged to “Get Things Done” since the program’s inception in 1994. One of AmeriCorps Cape Cod’s focus areas is Natural Resource […]

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Message from Barnstable County Registry of Deeds

Message from Barnstable County Registry of Deeds

COVID-19 Update: The Registry of Deeds is presently open and running at full capacity.  In an effort to minimize potential spread between registry staff and members of the general public, we ask that customers of the registry opt for the following when possible: For documents or instruments that are not time sensitive, please submit via […]

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MEETING POSTPONED: Public Meeting: Bourne Complete Streets

MEETING POSTPONED: Public Meeting: Bourne Complete Streets

INFORMATION FROM THE CAPE COD COMMISSION Media Contacts: Steven Tupper, Transportation Program Manager | 508-362-3828 stupper@capecodcommission.org Sarah Colvin, Communications Manager | (508) 744-1271 sarah.colvin@capecodcommission.org MEETING POSTPONED: Public Meeting: Bourne Complete Streets Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at 6:30 p.m. Bourne Middle School Library, 77 Waterhouse Road, Bourne, MA FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (March 11, 2020) – The planned […]

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March 2, 2019 | Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) News

March 2, 2019 | Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) News

PRESS RELEASE Information from Barnstable County and Barnstable County Department of Health & Environment www.barnstablecounty.org www.barnstablecountyhealth.org/ Press Contacts: Sean O’Brien, Barnstable County Department of Environment & Health | 508-375-6618 | sobrien@barnstablecounty.org Erika Woods, Barnstable County Department of Health & Environment | 508-375-6620 | erika.woods@barnstablecounty.org Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) News March 2, 2020 For Immediate Release | […]

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Cape Cod Rabies Task Force Announces 2020 Rabies Vaccination Clinics

Cape Cod Rabies Task Force Announces 2020 Rabies Vaccination Clinics

By on March 4, 2020 in Misc, Press Releases, Recent News

Cape Cod Rabies Task Force Announces 2020 Rabies Vaccination Clinics Sponsored by Cape Cod Veterinary Offices and Cape Cod Rabies Task Force    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | Barnstable County – March 4, 2020 – The Cape Cod Rabies Task Force would like to announce upcoming local rabies clinics and encourage everyone to have your animals vaccinated. Domestic pets have […]

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2020 Household Hazardous Waste Collection Dates

2020 Household Hazardous Waste Collection Dates

The dates for the 2020 HHW Collections have been announced. Please see the chart below or visit www.loveyourlocalwater.org to download your town’s brochure and find information on collection dates and what you can and cannot bring to the collections. For tips and updates, visit

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