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BCHRAC Now Accepting Applications for 2022 Vacancies

BCHRAC Now Accepting Applications for 2022 Vacancies

By on September 17, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Information from: Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission Accepting Applications for 2022 Vacancies Commission aims to continue building a strong team of advisors promoting human rights on Cape Cod September 16, 2021 (Barnstable, MA) – The Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission (BCHRAC) seeks candidates to […]

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Barnstable County is now operating two free COVID-19 testing sites

Barnstable County is now operating two free COVID-19 testing sites

By on September 16, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

MEDIA ALERT Information from Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment Opens a Second Free COVID-19 Testing Site on the Outer Cape September 16, 2021 (Barnstable, MA) – On Tuesday, September 14th, Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment opened a second free COVID-19 testing clinic at the Eastham […]

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For Immediate Release: Commissioners Urge EMC to Reject Army National Guard Multi-Machine Gun Range

For Immediate Release: Commissioners Urge EMC to Reject Army National Guard Multi-Machine Gun Range

By on September 15, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

Barnstable County Board of Regional Commissioners Urge Environmental Management Commission to Reject Army National Guard Proposal for Multi-Machine Gun Range September 15, 2021 (Barnstable, MA)-Today the Barnstable County Commissioners sent a letter to the Environmental Management Commission urging it to reject the Massachusetts Army National Guard’s proposal to construct a Machine Gun Range within the Upper […]

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Town of Barnstable: HHW Rescheduled to September 25

Town of Barnstable: HHW Rescheduled to September 25

By on September 15, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

MEDIA ALERT Information from: Cape Cod Cooperative Extension|Hazardous Waste & Water Quality   Town of Barnstable: Hazardous Waste Collection Rescheduled HHW Collection Postponed to September 25 September 16, 2021 (Barnstable, MA) –The Town of Barnstable’s Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) collection day on Saturday, September 18th, has been rescheduled to Saturday, September 25th. The September 25th […]

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Barnstable County Department of Human Services  Hires New Substance Use Prevention Program Manager

Barnstable County Department of Human Services Hires New Substance Use Prevention Program Manager

By on September 13, 2021 in Misc, Press Releases, Recent News

Position collaborates with regional stakeholders and partners on critical substance use issues impacting Cape Cod September 13, 2021 (Barnstable, MA) – The Barnstable County Department of Human Services is pleased to announce the hire of Kate Lena as Program Manager for Substance Use Prevention. Ms. Lena will continue the Department’s work on planning and implementing […]

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Registration Now Open for Master Gardeners of Cape Cod  Fall Symposium “Autumn Joy”  

Registration Now Open for Master Gardeners of Cape Cod  Fall Symposium “Autumn Joy”  

By on September 13, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

MEDIA ALERT   Information from:  CAPE COD COOPERATIVE EXTENSION         Annual Event to be held virtually on Saturday, October 2, 2021  September 10, 2021 (Barnstable, MA) – The Master Gardeners of Cape Cod will once again offer an information-filled celebration of gardening with our annual Autumn Joy program on Saturday, October 2 at 10:00 […]

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Cape Cod Cooperative Extension Seeks Applicants for Master Gardener Program

Cape Cod Cooperative Extension Seeks Applicants for Master Gardener Program

By on September 9, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

Become a Master Gardener September 9, 2021 (Barnstable, MA) The Master Gardener Association of Cape Cod is now accepting applications for the 2022 class. If you enjoy gardening and are enthusiastic about sharing your gardening knowledge, you should consider applying. Master Gardeners are adults of all ages who love gardening and have previous gardening experience; […]

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HUD Announces $2.7 Billion Funding Opportunity to  Help People Experiencing Homelessness

HUD Announces $2.7 Billion Funding Opportunity to Help People Experiencing Homelessness

By on September 2, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Information from Barnstable County Department of Human Services       Update, September 7, 2021 (Barnstable, MA) – In compliance with newly issued priorities by the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for project application scoring, the CoC has updated the FY2021 Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) NEW AND RENEWAL PROJECT SCORING […]

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Wendy Northcross Honored with Annual OneCape Award 

Wendy Northcross Honored with Annual OneCape Award 

By on August 30, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

Award honors outstanding leadership and dedication to Cape Cod  For Immediate Release (August 30, 2021) — The Cape Cod Commission is honored to announce Wendy Northcross as the recipient of the 2021 OneCape Award. This year, the award was presented to Wendy in recognition of her commitment to keeping Cape Cod a special place. Wendy […]

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Barnstable County’s Massachusetts Alternative Septic System Test Center (MASSTC) awarded $1.24M grant to study pathogen reduction during wastewater treatment processes

Barnstable County’s Massachusetts Alternative Septic System Test Center (MASSTC) awarded $1.24M grant to study pathogen reduction during wastewater treatment processes

By on August 27, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Information from: Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment Barnstable County’s Massachusetts Alternative Septic System Test Center (MASSTC) awarded $1.24M grant to study pathogen reduction during wastewater treatment processes August 27, 2021 – Barnstable, MA | The Massachusetts Alternative Septic System Test Center (MASSTC), a division of the Barnstable County Department of Health […]

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