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EPA Announces Sole Source Aquifer Review Process Including Public Participation for the Proposed Multi-Purpose Machine Gun Range Project at Joint Base Cape Cod [Press Release]

EPA Announces Sole Source Aquifer Review Process Including Public Participation for the Proposed Multi-Purpose Machine Gun Range Project at Joint Base Cape Cod [Press Release]

By on December 6, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

  BOSTON (December 1, 2021) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is announcing its decision to provide additional information and offer a public participation process for the Sole Source Aquifer review for the proposed Multi-Purpose Machine Gun Range at Joint Base Cape Cod. EPA anticipates releasing the draft Sole Source Aquifer determination in Spring 2022 with […]

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Cape Cod Commission receives grant funds to support environmental and economic resilience 

Cape Cod Commission receives grant funds to support environmental and economic resilience 

By on December 6, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

State funding to support the creation of land-use and zoning best practices for mixed-use development  For Immediate Release (December 6, 2021) – The Cape Cod Commission has received a grant from the Massachusetts Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs in the amount of $144,043 to complete the Land Use Planning for Economic Resilience project, an […]

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Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission Announces Jonathan James Perry as Keynote  Speaker for Annual Human Rights Awards Breakfast

Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission Announces Jonathan James Perry as Keynote Speaker for Annual Human Rights Awards Breakfast

By on December 6, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

  Theme for 2021 Human Rights Awards Breakfast Honors Wampanoag Nation (Barnstable, MA – December 3, 2021)–The Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission (HRAC) will be holding its Annual Human Rights Awards Breakfast virtually on Friday, December 10, 2021, from 8:30 am to 10:30 am.The public is invited to attend, and registration is now open […]

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Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment Announces Limited Availability for Walk-ins at COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics Due to High Demand

Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment Announces Limited Availability for Walk-ins at COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics Due to High Demand

By on December 1, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

MEDIA ALERT Information from: Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment   December 1, 2021 (Barnstable, MA) – Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment has announced that its next two COVID-19 vaccine clinics, scheduled to take place on Thursday, December 2nd and Thursday, December 9th are now FULL. While Barnstable County typically welcomes same-day onsite […]

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Registration is Now Open for Annual Human Rights Awards Breakfast 

Registration is Now Open for Annual Human Rights Awards Breakfast 

By on November 22, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE    Information from: Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission              Theme for 2021 Human Rights Awards Breakfast Honors Wampanoag Nation   (Barnstable, MA – November 22, 2021) – The Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission (HRAC) will be holding its Annual Human Rights Awards Breakfast virtually on Friday, December 10, 2021, from 8:30 am to 10:30 am.  The public is […]

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Barnstable County Announces Sustainable Materials Recovery Program (SMRP) Funding Awarded to Cape Cod & the Islands 

Barnstable County Announces Sustainable Materials Recovery Program (SMRP) Funding Awarded to Cape Cod & the Islands 

By on November 22, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Information from Cape Cod Cooperative Extension  November 22, 2021 (Barnstable, MA) – Barnstable County is pleased to announce that 18 towns on Cape Cod and Islands have been awarded a total of $207,350 through the MassDEP’s 2021 Recycling Dividends Program (RDP) under the Sustainable Materials Recovery Program (SMRP). The RDP recognizes municipalities that have implemented policies and […]

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Cape Cod Commission partners with towns to host virtual workshops on low-lying roads 

Cape Cod Commission partners with towns to host virtual workshops on low-lying roads 

By on November 22, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

Attendees will identify vulnerable roadways and help craft climate-resilient solutions  For Immediate Release (November 19, 2021) – A series of virtual workshops for citizens interested in identifying roadways vulnerable to storm surge and sea level rise will take place over the next few weeks.  Cape Cod Commission staff are working with the Towns of Barnstable, Bourne, Brewster, Dennis, Eastham, Orleans, […]

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Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission Seeks Nominations for Human Rights Awards  

Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission Seeks Nominations for Human Rights Awards  

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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Information from:  Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission      Theme for 2021 Human Rights Awards Breakfast Honors Wampanoag Nation   November 15, 2021 (Barnstable, MA) – The Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission (HRAC) will be holding its Annual Human Rights Awards Breakfast virtually on Friday, December 10, 2021, from 8:30 am to […]

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Cape Cod Commission and Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce Launch Fourth Survey of COVID-19 Business Impacts 

Cape Cod Commission and Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce Launch Fourth Survey of COVID-19 Business Impacts 

By on November 4, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

Survey seeks to further understand the impacts of COVID-19 on Cape Cod’s business community   For Immediate Release (November 3, 2021) – Continuing an economic impact discovery effort that began in the spring of 2020 following the onset of pandemic-related restrictions, the Cape Cod Commission and the Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce have issued a fourth […]

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Cape Cod Commission seeking applicants for Climate Ambassador Program 

Cape Cod Commission seeking applicants for Climate Ambassador Program 

By on November 4, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

Seeking students to work together to combat the impacts of climate change    For Immediate Release (November 3, 2021) – The Cape Cod Commission is pleased to invite Cape and Islands students in grades 9-12 to apply for the Climate Ambassador Program, an initiative to educate, engage and empower young people on Cape Cod to work together to combat the impacts of climate […]

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