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Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year Selection Committee extends nomination deadline for Annual Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year award

Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year Selection Committee extends nomination deadline for Annual Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year award

For Immediate Release Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year Selection Committee extends nomination deadline for Annual Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year award to June 14, 2020. Media Contact: Ann Canedy acanedy@comcast.net Barnstable, MA – April 24, 2020 – The Mercy Otis Warren Woman of the Year Committee is […]

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April is National County Government Month

April is National County Government Month

April is National County Government Month, and this year’s theme is “Counties Matter”. Counties are one of America’s oldest forms of government, dating back to 1634. The structure of today’s 3,069 county governments is chartered under state constitutions or laws and are tailored to fit the specific characteristics of local areas. Barnstable County provides a […]

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Barnstable County License Plate Grant Funding Awarded

Barnstable County License Plate Grant Funding Awarded

March 23, 2020 – 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 the award of a major grant through the Barnstable County License Plate Grant Program.  Read more at https://bit.ly/3aw2Ky4

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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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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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Register for the Spring Gardening Symposium

Register for the Spring Gardening Symposium

By on February 26, 2020 in Events & Ceremonies, Recent News

The Master Gardener Association of Cape Cod presents its Spring Gardening Symposium, “Sustain Yourself! A Happy Healthy Approach to Your Home Garden.” Saturday, April 25, 2020, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.  REGISTER BY APRIL 15TH! Transform your home garden into a beautiful, edible, low-maintenance with three pioneers of the sustainable gardening movement, Brie Arthur, Ellen […]

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Barnstable County Closed Today

Barnstable County Closed Today

By on February 17, 2020 in Events & Ceremonies, Recent News

In observance of President’s Day, all Barnstable County offices are closed today, Monday, February 17, 2020.

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Barnstable County AmeriCorps Cape Cod Announces 2020-2021 Individual Placement Request for Proposal

Barnstable County AmeriCorps Cape Cod Announces 2020-2021 Individual Placement Request for Proposal

  Barnstable County, MA., February 10, 2020 – Barnstable County AmeriCorps Cape Cod is holding three Individual Placement Request for Proposal (RFP) release webinars for all organizations that are interested in applying for an Individual Placement for the 2020-2021 program year.   * This year we added an option for current 2019-2020 Individual Placement supervisors to attend a shorted […]

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April 1, 2020 is Census Day

April 1, 2020 is Census Day

By on February 3, 2020 in Events & Ceremonies, Misc, Recent News

April 1, 2020 is Census Day! The Cape Cod Complete Count Committee is a partnership of local, regional, state, and federal officials working to ensure the best, most accurate count for the federal 2020 Census. Learn how census data helps governments make funding decisions, nonprofits perform services, and businesses create jobs. Understanding changes in a […]

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Help Cape Cod Get a Complete Count in 2020

Help Cape Cod Get a Complete Count in 2020

Help us make sure all Barnstable County residents are counted in the 2020 Census! Data is used in many ways, including determining the distribution of over $674 billion annually in federal funds back to tribal, state, local governments;  redistricting of state legislative districts; forecasting future transportation needs for all segments of the population; and determining […]

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