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Housing Court and the Tenancy Preservation Program News

Housing Court and the Tenancy Preservation Program News

By on February 19, 2019 in Misc, Recent News

Last year the Housing Court was expanded to the Cape and Islands, however the closest location of the Court was in Plymouth, MA.  Effective Wednesday, February 27, 2019 Housing Court cases will be heard in Barnstable at the Barnstable Division of the District Court, Fourth Session, located at 3195 Main Street, Barnstable. ABOUT THE HOUSING […]

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President’s Day Observance

President’s Day Observance

In observance of President’s Day on Monday, February 18, 2019, all Barnstable County offices will be closed. Regular office hours will resume tomorrow, Tuesday, February 19, 2019.

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Barnstable County Receives “Risk Management Best Practices” Award from the Massachusetts Interlocal Insurance Association

Barnstable County Receives “Risk Management Best Practices” Award from the Massachusetts Interlocal Insurance Association

Barnstable County Receives “Risk Management Best Practices” Award from the Massachusetts Interlocal Insurance Association February 12, 2019 – In recognition of their commitment to workplace safety, the DPW and Public Utilities Facilities Roundtable of Barnstable County has earned the “Risk Management Best Practices” award from the Massachusetts Interlocal Insurance Association (MIIA), the County’s property and […]

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HUD Awards Over $1.8M to Cape & Islands Homeless Programs

HUD Awards Over $1.8M to Cape & Islands Homeless Programs

IMMEDIATE RELEASE- HUD Awards Over $1.8M to Cape & Islands Homeless Programs The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) recently announced the 2018 Continuum of Care (CoC) awards. The Cape and Islands CoC received $1.8 million dollars in funding for housing programs to support 136 formerly homeless individuals. The region also received grants […]

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Attend Fourth Public Informational Meeting for the Cape Cod Canal Transportation Study

Attend Fourth Public Informational Meeting for the Cape Cod Canal Transportation Study

The fourth Public Informational Meeting for the Cape Cod Canal Transportation Study, will be on Wednesday, February 13th, 2019 from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM in the Admirals Hall on the Massachusetts Maritime Academy Campus in Buzzards Bay, Bourne. Directional signs will be posted. The Study Team will present a summary of the traffic analyses, […]

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Cape Cod Regional Transportation Plan: What locations do you think are problems?

Cape Cod Regional Transportation Plan: What locations do you think are problems?

By on February 8, 2019 in Department News, Recent News

Cape Cod Regional Transportation Plan: What locations do you think are problems? – Thinking of both LOCAL and REGIONAL transportation issues, identify the locations where you perceive:- The worst TRAFFIC SAFETY problems – The worst TRAFFIC CONGESTION – Bicycle/Pedestrian trouble spots – Other issues that impact your daily transportation needs. Go to this link: http://bit.ly/2E0RNXO

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Master Gardener Association of Cape Cod Scholarships

Master Gardener Association of Cape Cod Scholarships

The Master Gardener Association of Cape Cod is offering three $3000 scholarships to residents of Barnstable County who will be pursuing a degree in agriculture, horticulture or a related natural resource field. The application deadline is April 1, 2019. Additional information and application forms are available at all High School Guidance offices or online at […]

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County Commissioner Honored for Leadership, Service

County Commissioner Honored for Leadership, Service

By on February 7, 2019 in Awards, Press Releases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 7, 2019 Media Contact: Sonja Sheasley | Phone: 508-375-6896 | Email: sonja.sheasley@barnstablecounty.org County Commissioner Honored for Leadership, Service BARNSTABLE — With praise for “her dedication, leadership and service to the Cape Cod community,” the Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year Committee presented a special award of distinction to […]

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Commissioner Mary Pat Flynn Awarded Special Recognition

Commissioner Mary Pat Flynn Awarded Special Recognition

During the regularly scheduled Barnstable County Commissioners’ meeting on Wednesday, February 6, 2019, Barnstable County Commissioner Mary Pat Flynn was awarded a special recognition for her service to the community.           Members of the Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year Award Committee Alice George and Ann Canedy presented the award to Commissioner […]

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Message from Barnstable County’s Entomologist

Message from Barnstable County’s Entomologist

Ticks are year-round residents here on Cape Cod. Yes, they survive and are alive throughout the winter months. Read more in the Cape Cod Chronicle article featuring Barnstable County’s Entomologist Larry “The Tick Guy” Dapsis HERE. You can also find useful information on the Cape Cod Cooperative Extension website on ways to prevent tick bites.

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