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Draft 2020 Regional Transportation Plan Available for Review: Planning for the Future Transportation Needs of Cape Cod

Draft 2020 Regional Transportation Plan Available for Review: Planning for the Future Transportation Needs of Cape Cod

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE –  June 18, 2019 INFORMATION FROM THE CAPE COD COMMISSION  Media Contact: Steven Tupper, Transportation Program Manager | Cape Cod Commission 508-362-3828 www.capecodcommission.org/rtp Draft 2020 Regional Transportation Plan Available for Review Planning for the Future Transportation Needs of Cape Cod The Cape Cod Metropolitan Planning Organization released the Draft Cape Cod 2020 Regional […]

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Attend the Joint Committee on Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery

Attend the Joint Committee on Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery

Senator Julian Cyr and State Rep. Marjorie Decker to Host Listening Session in Barnstable for the Joint Committee on Mental Health, Substance Use, and Recovery State Senator Julian Cyr (D-Truro) and State Representative Marjorie Decker (D-Cambridge), Senate and House Co-Chairs of the Joint Committee on Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery, will host a listening […]

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Cape Cod Hoarding Task Force Seeks Your Input

Cape Cod Hoarding Task Force Seeks Your Input

The mission of the Cape Cod Hoarding Task Force is to provide education, collaboration, and support to those who are affected by clutter and hoarding.  We accomplish this by providing access to available resources, and by supporting an informed response by individuals and organizations who are charged with addressing this emerging concern impacting our community. […]

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Regional Transportation Plan Public Meetings June 3 & 5: Planning for the Future Transportation Needs of Cape Cod

Regional Transportation Plan Public Meetings June 3 & 5: Planning for the Future Transportation Needs of Cape Cod

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 24, 2019 INFORMATION FROM THE CAPE COD COMMISSION BARNSTABLE COUNTY Regional Transportation Plan Public Meetings: June 3 & 5 Planning for the Future Transportation Needs of Cape Cod The Cape Cod Metropolitan Planning Organization (MPO) is preparing the 2020 update to the Regional Transportation Plan (RTP). A series of public […]

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Cape Cod Cooperative Extension Offers Workshops on Growing Vegetables from Seed

Cape Cod Cooperative Extension Offers Workshops on Growing Vegetables from Seed

By on May 28, 2019 in Department News, Recent News

Join our local horticulture experts and a nutrition educator for a session on starting seeds, transplanting and growing your own herbs and vegetables. Workshops are held in Yarmouth (Monday, June 3rd 1:30 – 3 PM) and Eastham (Thursday, June 6th 1:30 – 3 PM). REGISTER TODAY!! The first 50 registrants will receive EarthBox®Garden Containers with […]

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Listen in as WCAI Reporters, Editors, and Kari Parcell, Regional Waste Reduction Coordinator at Barnstable County Discuss Recycling on Cape Cod

Listen in as WCAI Reporters, Editors, and Kari Parcell, Regional Waste Reduction Coordinator at Barnstable County Discuss Recycling on Cape Cod

Disruptions to international recycling markets have been widely reported. This led to conversations in the WCAI newsroom about how much of the waste we generate here on the Cape and Islands is being recycled. WCAI’s series The Big Blue Bin examines four major household recycling streams: cans, glass, paper, and plastic, to discover how much […]

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Results of 2019 Annual Point in Time Homeless Count Released

Results of 2019 Annual Point in Time Homeless Count Released

For More Information: Martha Taylor, HMIS Program Manager – Barnstable County Department of Human Services 508-375-6625 martha.taylor@barnstablecounty.org Results of 2019 Annual Point in Time Homeless Count Released May 9, 2019 (Barnstable, MA) – The Cape and Islands Regional Network on Homelessness has released its 2019 findings from the Annual Point in Time Count which took […]

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Cape Cod Celebrates Bay State Bike Week  May 11-19, 2019

Cape Cod Celebrates Bay State Bike Week May 11-19, 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 8, 2019 INFORMATION FROM THE CAPE COD COMMISSION BARNSTABLE COUNTY www.capecodcommission.org/initiatives/bikeped Cape Cod Celebrates Bay State Bike Week May 11-19, 2019 Local Events Planned The Cape Cod Commission and the Cape Cod Regional Transit Authority will join regional and state-wide efforts to promote bicycling as an alternative to driving motor […]

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Barnstable County Regional Substance Use Council to Host 3rd Annual Parent Summit on Substance Use

Barnstable County Regional Substance Use Council to Host 3rd Annual Parent Summit on Substance Use

For Immediate Release: Barnstable County Regional Substance Use Council to Host 3rd Annual Parent Summit on Substance Use Spotlight on vaping and how anxiety and depression play key role in substance use BARNSTABLE, MA. (April 29, 2019) – The Barnstable County Regional Substance Use Council will host its 3rd Annual Parent Summit to provide parents […]

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For Immediate Release: Planning for A Resilient Cape Cod Economy Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy Public Comment Period Open

For Immediate Release: Planning for A Resilient Cape Cod Economy Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy Public Comment Period Open

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – April 26, 2019 INFORMATION FROM THE CAPE COD COMMISSION BARNSTABLE COUNTY Media Contacts: Kristy Senatori, Executive Director ksenatori@capecodcommission.org | 508-362-3828 Leslie Richardson, Chief Economic Development Officer lrichardson@capecodcommission.org | 508-362-3828 Planning for A Resilient Cape Cod Economy Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy Public Comment Period Open The Barnstable County Economic Development Council (BCEDC) […]

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