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Barnstable County License Plate Grant Funding Awarded 

Barnstable County License Plate Grant Funding Awarded 

Barnstable County License Plate Grant Funding Awarded  $30,000 in grants awarded to support local economic development initiatives  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – The Cape Cod Commission, on behalf of the Barnstable County Board of Regional Commissioners and the Barnstable County Economic Development Council (BCEDC), is pleased to announce micro grant awards through the Barnstable County License […]

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Director of Human Services Beth Albert discusses social determinants of health in Duffy Health Center’s new podcast

Director of Human Services Beth Albert discusses social determinants of health in Duffy Health Center’s new podcast

By on November 15, 2019 in Department News, Misc, Recent News

In the debut episode of Health Matters: Cape Cod, hear from the Director of Barnstable County’s Department of Human Services, Beth Albert. She discusses the makeup of her department and the unique work that they do in Barnstable County. The conversation serves to educate about Social Determinants of Health and provide some context for upcoming episodes. Listen HERE. Read the […]

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Cape-wide Sticker Shock Campaign reminds adults not to buy alcohol for minors

Cape-wide Sticker Shock Campaign reminds adults not to buy alcohol for minors

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Cape-wide Sticker Shock Campaign reminds adults not to buy alcohol for minors Barnstable, MA, November 14, 2019 – On Saturday, November 16, teams of Cape Cod youth and adults will “shock” purchasers of alcohol by placing 10,000 warning stickers on multi-packs of beer and other alcohol products in local stores as part of […]

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Notice of Public Meetings: Mashpee Rotary Corridor Study

Notice of Public Meetings: Mashpee Rotary Corridor Study

INFORMATION FROM THE CAPE COD COMMISSION Media Contacts: Steven Tupper, Transportation Program Manager Colleen Medeiros, Transportation Engineer Cape Cod Commission 508-362-3828 www.capecodcommission.org/MashpeeRotary Notice of Public Meetings: Mashpee Rotary Corridor Study Thursday, Dec. 5, 2019 at 2 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. – Mashpee Public Library Event Room (64 Steeple Street, Mashpee, MA) FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – […]

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Barnstable County Substance Use Program Manager Kim Slade provides information on teen vaping at the MRSD Parent University

Barnstable County Substance Use Program Manager Kim Slade provides information on teen vaping at the MRSD Parent University

By on November 5, 2019 in Department News, Misc, Recent News

The following article was published in the Cape Cod Chronicle on October 30, 2019 and is shared here with permission. Monomoy Regional School District Parent University Clears The Air On Teen Vaping  By: Kat Szmit HARWICH – A handful of Monomoy Regional School District parents got a crash course in vaping on Oct. 16, when Kim […]

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Barnstable County Fisheries and Aquaculture Specialist Abigail Archer to moderate 17th Annual State of Wellfleet Harbor Conference

Barnstable County Fisheries and Aquaculture Specialist Abigail Archer to moderate 17th Annual State of Wellfleet Harbor Conference

Fisheries and Aquaculture Specialist, Abigail Archer, will be moderating the 17th Annual State of Wellfleet Harbor Conference this Saturday, November 2 from 8:30 AM to 1:30 PM. Attendance is free. Please see details about this event here.

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Cape Cod Commission holds community climate meetings

Cape Cod Commission holds community climate meetings

Attendees from across the region offer feedback to establish a framework for mitigating and adapting to climate change on Cape Cod In October, the Cape Cod Commission hosted a series of sub-regional community meetings that solicited input on planning priorities, concerns, and barriers to moving climate adaptation and mitigation actions forward throughout the region. Feedback […]

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Cape Cod Joint Transportation Committee Honors Dr. Gross, Longtime Bicycle Representative | Bicycle Representative Sought for CCJTC

Cape Cod Joint Transportation Committee Honors Dr. Gross, Longtime Bicycle Representative | Bicycle Representative Sought for CCJTC

INFORMATION FROM THE CAPE COD COMMISSION Media Contact: Steven Tupper, Transportation Program Manager Cape Cod Commission 508-362-3828 Cape Cod Joint Transportation Committee Honors Dr. Gross, Longtime Bicycle Representative Bicycle Representative Sought for CCJTC FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – On Friday, October 11, 2019 the Cape Cod Joint Transportation Committee (CCJTC) honored longtime Bicycle Representative Dr.  Edward Gross for […]

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Lower Cape TV “Peak Time” takes a look at vaping with Barnstable County Substance Use Program Manager Kim Slade

Lower Cape TV “Peak Time” takes a look at vaping with Barnstable County Substance Use Program Manager Kim Slade

By on October 29, 2019 in Department News, Misc, Recent News

Watch this episode of Peak Time on Lower Cape TV.   Jack Peak talks with Kim Slade, Substance Use Program Manager here at Barnstable County about the dangers of vaping, along with strategies for parents and teens for avoiding the risks.

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Cape Cod Commission partner on $1.75 million Federal grant

Cape Cod Commission partner on $1.75 million Federal grant

For Immediate Release Media Contact: Kristy Senatori, Executive Director Cape Cod Commission 508-362-3828 Experts Collaborate to Establish Southeast New England Technical Assistance Network Cape Cod Commission partner on $1.75 million Federal grant FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – October 28, 2019: A collaboration of thirteen organizations, including the Cape Cod Commission, have received a $1.75 million grant […]

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