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

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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – June 20, 2019 INFORMATION FROM THE CAPE COD COMMISSION | BARNSTABLE COUNTY Media Contacts: Steven Tupper, Transportation Program Manager, Cape Cod Commission 508-362-3828 Kathy Jensen, Consumer Affairs Manager, Cape Cod Regional Transit Authority 508-775-8504 x200 Cape Cod Smart Transportation Week  June 23 – 29, 2019 BARNSTABLE COUNTY, MA—The Cape Cod Commission […]

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Understanding Barnstable County Government’s Purpose | Cape Women’s Coalition Hosts Round Table Discussion

Understanding Barnstable County Government’s Purpose | Cape Women’s Coalition Hosts Round Table Discussion

How well do you understand the purpose of Barnstable County government? WHAT Barnstable County services support our towns on Cape Cod? WHAT do towns give and receive in return for these services? Why does this matter to each one of us? WHAT are some of the current issues facing County government (e.g., climate change, water […]

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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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Executive Office of Health & Human Services to Hold Recovery Coach Listening Session: Monday, June 6th at CCCC

Executive Office of Health & Human Services to Hold Recovery Coach Listening Session: Monday, June 6th at CCCC

The Department of Human Services would like to call attention to  this upcoming event: Recovery Coach Commission Listening Session on Monday, June 3rd, 4:00- 5:30 PM at Cape Cod Community College. This session is open to the public and all those currently working in a field related to substance use and recovery.

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Juliet Bernstein is Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year 2019

Juliet Bernstein is Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year 2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: May 15, 2019 The Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year Selection Committee in partnership with the Barnstable County Commissioners is proud to announce that the winner of the 18th Annual Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year Award is Juliet Bernstein of Chatham. ABOUT THE RECIPIENT: […]

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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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Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year Committee Presents Bourne Middle School Student with Freedom of Expression Award 

Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year Committee Presents Bourne Middle School Student with Freedom of Expression Award 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year Committee Presents Bourne Middle School Student with Freedom of Expression Award BARNSTABLE, MA – May 8, 2019 Caroline Smith, a student at Bourne Middle School, is the winner of this year’s Mercy Otis Warren Freedom of Expression essay contest. The competition, open to all […]

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Attend the Third Annual Parent Summit

Attend the Third Annual Parent Summit

Parents and caregivers are invited to attend the My Choice Matters: Parenting to Prevent Substance Use Summit | Sunday, May 19th 12:00 PM – 3:30 PM at the Cape Codder in Hyannis. This is a FREE event. Please get the details here – and share with other parents and caregivers. http://bit.ly/MCMParentSummit *Brought to you by […]

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