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BCREPC Media Release: Restoration underway in Barnstable County as storm exits

BCREPC Media Release: Restoration underway in Barnstable County as storm exits

Media Release 02 – October wind event BCREPC Media Release  Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee October 17, 2019 For Immediate Release Restoration underway in Barnstable County as storm exits   The BCREPC Multi-Agency Coordination Center (MACC) is in operation. No Regional Emergency Shelter System activation is planned at this time.   BARNSTABLE (MA) October […]

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BCREPC Media Release: Barnstable County takes stock in wake of wind event 

BCREPC Media Release: Barnstable County takes stock in wake of wind event 

Media Release 01 – October wind event October 17, 2019 For Immediate Release Barnstable County takes stock in wake of wind event The BCREPC Multi-Agency Coordination Center (MACC) was activated at 7:30 a.m. Thursday. No Regional Emergency Shelter System activation is planned at this time. BARNSTABLE (MA) October 17, 2019 – The Barnstable County Regional […]

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Children’s Cove hosts 18th Annual Champions for Children Conference

Children’s Cove hosts 18th Annual Champions for Children Conference

Pulitzer Prize-winning Boston Globe investigative reporter Sacha Pfeiffer will be keynote HYANNIS, Ma. – Sacha Pfeiffer, a reporter on the Pulitzer Prize-winning Boston Globe investigative team that first uncovered clergy sex abuse in the Catholic Church and was the inspiration for the film “Spotlight,” will be the keynote speaker for 18th Annual Champion for Children […]

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Buy Fresh Local collaborates with local organizations and state agencies to host school tour promoting local food in school cafeterias

Buy Fresh Local collaborates with local organizations and state agencies to host school tour promoting local food in school cafeterias

This Thursday October 10th, Buy Fresh Buy Local Cape Cod is proud to collaborate with Sandwich Public Schools, the Abbey Group, Ocean Spray, and various State agencies of Massachusetts, to host a tour at Forestdale School in highlighting efforts to connect student cafeteria programs with local Cape Cod and Massachusetts farms. The Tour highlights Sandwich […]

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Assembly of Delegates Charter Review Committee Invites Public Comment on Potential Proposal to Restructure Executive Branch of County Government

Assembly of Delegates Charter Review Committee Invites Public Comment on Potential Proposal to Restructure Executive Branch of County Government

Barnstable County – Cape Cod Regional Government Assembly of Delegates Charter Review Committee Invites Public Comment on Potential Proposal to Restructure Executive Branch of County Government BARNSTABLE, MA – The Cape Cod Regional Government, Barnstable County, Assembly of Delegates Charter Review Committee invites public comment on a potential proposal to restructure the Executive Branch of County […]

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Barnstable County Department of Human Services: Escape the Vape Campaign

Barnstable County Department of Human Services: Escape the Vape Campaign

Barnstable County Department of Human Services unveils “Escape the Vape” campaign Launches partnership with Monomoy Regional School District; online toolkit HARWICH, MA. (September 16, 2019) — The Barnstable County Department of Human Services My Choice Matters substance use prevention initiative aims to extinguish vaping among Cape Cod youth with the launch of a new “Escape […]

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Cape Cod Commission awarded state grant to develop coastal resiliency bylaw

Cape Cod Commission awarded state grant to develop coastal resiliency bylaw

By on September 27, 2019 in Misc, Press Releases, Recent News

Information from the Cape Cod Commission Press Contacts Kristy Senatori, Executive Director | 508-362-3828 ksenatori@capecodcommission.org Sarah Colvin, Communications Manager | (508) 744-1271 sarah.colvin@capecodcommission.org Cape Cod Commission awarded state grant to develop coastal resiliency bylaw Responding to climate change by promoting resilient local action The Cape Cod Commission will soon begin work to create a model […]

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AmeriCorps Cape Cod Announces Swearing-in Ceremony for Year 21 Members

AmeriCorps Cape Cod Announces Swearing-in Ceremony for Year 21 Members

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 23, 2019 Media Contact: Joanne Harrington, ACC Program Coordinator Email: joanne.harrington@barnstablecounty.org Phone: 508-375-6905 AmeriCorps Cape Cod Announces Swearing-in Ceremony for Year 21 Members BARNSTABLE, MA –Twenty-one new members of AmeriCorps Cape Cod will be sworn in on the front steps of the Superior Courthouse at the Barnstable County Complex on Wednesday, […]

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DY High Students Produce Series of PSA Videos Ranging from the Dangers of Vaping to Underage Drinking with SAPC Program Grant

DY High Students Produce Series of PSA Videos Ranging from the Dangers of Vaping to Underage Drinking with SAPC Program Grant

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | September 18, 2019 Barnstable, Massachusetts – In April 2019 the Barnstable County Department of Human Services awarded Dennis Yarmouth Regional High School a mini-grant in the amount of $2,300 to fund the creation of a series of public service videos written and produced by students.  The videos cover the topics of the dangers […]

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Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commisssion Seeks Volunteer Members

Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commisssion Seeks Volunteer Members

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE BARNSTABLE COUNTY HUMAN RIGHTS ADVISORY COMMISSION SEEKS VOLUNTEER MEMBERS September 12, 2019 – The Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission (BCHRAC) seeks candidates to fill vacancies beginning January 1, 2020. The (9) member volunteer BC-HRAC was recently re-structured under BC Ordinance 19-10 by the County’s Assembly of Delegates to promote equality and […]

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