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Wrapping Up Year 20 – AmeriCorps Cape Cod

Wrapping Up Year 20 – AmeriCorps Cape Cod

  Last Thursday July 25, 2019,  AmeriCorps Cape Cod hosted its Year 20 Member Recognition Ceremony at Cape Cod Community College.     Twenty-one AmeriCorps Cape Cod members officially ended an 11-month commitment of service on Cape Cod.  During the past year they completed 166 projects in 15 towns on Cape Cod, including clearing herring run debris, […]

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Barnstable County Board of Regional Commissioners Declares August Seal-and-Shark Awareness Month

Barnstable County Board of Regional Commissioners Declares August Seal-and-Shark Awareness Month

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 31, 2019 Media Contact: Sonja Sheasley, Barnstable County Communications Coordinator Email: Sonja.sheasley@barnstablecounty.org Barnstable County Board of Regional Commissioners Declares August Seal-and-Shark Awareness Month BARNSTABLE, MA – The Barnstable County Board of Regional Commissioners voted today to make the month of August Seal and Shark Awareness Month on Cape Cod. Wellfleet concerned […]

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Assembly of Delegates Will Hold Public Hearing to Solicit Comments for Charter Review

Assembly of Delegates Will Hold Public Hearing to Solicit Comments for Charter Review

On July 17, 2019, at 4:15 p.m., the Assembly of Delegates will hold a public hearing to solicit comments from the public and interested parties on suggested topics for consideration of a Charter Review.  Future meetings and open discussions by the Assembly of Delegates will take into consideration comments expressed by the public. Please see […]

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Register for the OneCapeSummit 2019

Register for the OneCapeSummit 2019

OneCape Summit registration closes on July 19th. This event (July 29-30) provides an opportunity for region-wide conversations on Cape Cod’s environment and economy. We’ll explore the natural, built, and community systems of #CapeCod and how we can become a more resilient region. Register at http://onecape.capecodcommission.org/

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Wrapping Up AmeriCorps Cape Cod Year 20

Wrapping Up AmeriCorps Cape Cod Year 20

In less than a month we will be saying goodbye to Year ’20s 21 members. Come join us in celebrating all of their achievements on Thursday, July 25th at 10:00 am in the Tilden Art Center at Cape Cod Community College for the AmeriCorps Cape Cod Member Graduation. Please RSVP via email to americorps@barnstablecounty.org

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Cape Cod Smart Transportation Week | June 23 – 29, 2019

Cape Cod Smart Transportation Week | June 23 – 29, 2019

Cape Cod Smart Transportation Week  June 23 – 29, 2019. Cape Codders! The Barnstable County Commissioners have declared this week of June as Smart Transportation Week. Join us tomorrow, Wednesday, June 26, 2019 – Commuter Rally held here at the County Complex (behind the Cape Cod Commission) from 12 noon to 1:00 P.M. Come stop […]

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Are We Prepared for the Next Big Storm?

Are We Prepared for the Next Big Storm?

Tuesday, June 25, 2019 – Today in the Harbor View conference room, the Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment and the Cape Cod Cooperative Extension presented: Are We Prepared for the Next Big Storm? Regional Efforts and Lessons from Puerto Rico. The Harbor View conference room at Barnstable County was full of coastal managers, environmental […]

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Barnstable County Welcomes New Finance Director Elizabeth Braccia

Barnstable County Welcomes New Finance Director Elizabeth Braccia

Monday, June 24, 2019 – Barnstable County is pleased to announce the swearing in of Elizabeth Braccia to the role of Director of Finance. Elizabeth brings years of finance experience from both the public and private sector.  Her most recent positions include Finance Manager at the City of Punta Gorda, Florida and Finance Director at […]

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Barnstable County at 24th Annual Southeastern Massachusetts Drinking Water Fair

Barnstable County at 24th Annual Southeastern Massachusetts Drinking Water Fair

June 21, 2019 – Yesterday employees representing two departments at Barnstable County gathered to share their expertise at the 24th Annual Southeastern Massachusetts Drinking Water Fair held at Massachusetts Maritime Academy. Shannon Jarbeau, Cape Cod Cooperative Extension’s Floodplain Specialist and Community Rating Systems Coordinator, gave an overview on the Municipal Vulnerability Preparedness Program, discussed what […]

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Annual OneCape Summit Event to Feature Speakers from Governor’s Cabinet and CBS Boston Chief  Meteorologist

Annual OneCape Summit Event to Feature Speakers from Governor’s Cabinet and CBS Boston Chief Meteorologist

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE –  June 20, 2019  | INFORMATION FROM THE CAPE COD COMMISSION BARNSTABLE COUNTY Media Contact: Kristy Senatori, Executive Director Cape Cod Commission 508-362-3828 onecape.capecodcommission.org Secretaries Theoharides and Kennealy among OneCape speakers Annual OneCape Summit, July 29-30, Wequassett Resort, Harwich Two members of the Governor’s Cabinet and one of Boston’s leading meteorologists are […]

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