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BCREPC Continues to Monitor Approach of Isaias, Now Downgraded to Tropical Storm

BCREPC Continues to Monitor Approach of Isaias, Now Downgraded to Tropical Storm

By on August 2, 2020 in Press Releases, Recent News

For Immediate Release Isaias – Media Release 003 Barnstable, MA. (August 2, 2020) — At a 10:00 a.m. conference call on Sunday, the Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) convened remotely to discuss updates to the forecast for Isaias, now downgraded to a tropical storm. Individuals present on the call included over 75 representatives […]

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For Immediate Release: BCREPC Continues to Monitor Approach of Hurricane Isaias

For Immediate Release: BCREPC Continues to Monitor Approach of Hurricane Isaias

By on August 1, 2020 in Press Releases, Recent News

  Media Release 002 Barnstable, MA. (August 1, 2020) — At a 10:00 a.m. conference call on Saturday, the Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) convened remotely to discuss updates to the forecast for Hurricane Isaias and what we can expect in our region early next week. Individuals present on the call included over 75 […]

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For Immediate Release: BCREPC Monitors Approach of Hurricane Isaias

For Immediate Release: BCREPC Monitors Approach of Hurricane Isaias

By on July 31, 2020 in Press Releases, Recent News

Information from Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee For Immediate Release BCREPC Monitors Approach of Hurricane Isaias Media Release 001 Hurricane Isaias  Barnstable, MA. (July 31, 2020) — At a 2:00 p.m. conference call on Friday, the Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) convened remotely to review the impacts of Hurricane Isaias on our region […]

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Barnstable County Gets Creative with Appeals to Generation Z to Practice Safety Precautions During COVID-19

Barnstable County Gets Creative with Appeals to Generation Z to Practice Safety Precautions During COVID-19

By on July 30, 2020 in Press Releases

Information from Barnstable County Department of Health & Environment  For Immediate Release  Barnstable County Gets Creative with Appeals to Generation Z to Practice Safety Precautions During COVID-19 Campaign Includes a TikTok Video Challenge Promoting Mask-Wearing Barnstable, MA. (July 30, 2020) — The Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment is exploring new ways to convey to […]

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Barnstable County Receives Large Shipment of PPE from MEMA

Barnstable County Receives Large Shipment of PPE from MEMA

By on July 24, 2020 in Misc, Press Releases, Recent News

For Immediate Release Information from Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee Multi-Agency Coordination Center Receives Large Shipment of PPE from MEMA 22 communities on Cape & Islands will receive supplies BARNSTABLE (MA) July 24, 2020 –In the state’s on-going efforts to contain and stop the spread of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), this morning the National Guard […]

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County Commissioner Ron Beaty Announces New Virtual Constituent Office Hours Through September 

County Commissioner Ron Beaty Announces New Virtual Constituent Office Hours Through September 

By on July 18, 2020 in Press Releases, Recent News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Ron Beaty Phone: 774-994-2959 Email: ron.beaty@barnstablecounty.org County Commissioner Ron Beaty Announces New Virtual Constituent Office Hours Through September CAPE COD, MA-Saturday, July 18, 2019: Due to the ongoing Coronavirus Pandemic situation, Barnstable County Commissioner Ron Beaty announced today his new virtual constituent office hours. Effective immediately until the end of September, Commissioner Beaty […]

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Announcing the New Edition of the Massachusetts Homeowner’s Handbook to Prepare for Coastal Hazard

Announcing the New Edition of the Massachusetts Homeowner’s Handbook to Prepare for Coastal Hazard

By on July 17, 2020 in Press Releases, Recent News

Barnstable County and the Woods Hole Sea Grant released the newest MA Homeowner’s Handbook edition to Prepare for Coastal Hazards.  This is vital information for residents on preparing for hurricanes, nor’easters and floods. Download the handbook at https://bit.ly/2Zyr0N2  

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DEADLINE EXTENDED: License Plate Grant Funds Available for COVID-19 Recovery and Resiliency Projects

DEADLINE EXTENDED: License Plate Grant Funds Available for COVID-19 Recovery and Resiliency Projects

By on July 10, 2020 in Press Releases, Recent News

DEADLINE EXTENDED: License Plate Grant Funds Available for COVID-19 Recovery and Resiliency Projects Government and nonprofit entities eligible for funds to support local and regional recovery efforts FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (July 10, 2020) – The deadline for proposals from local or regional governmental or nonprofit agencies for COVID-19 recovery and resiliency projects has been extended […]

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Announcing the Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year 2020

Announcing the Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year 2020

By on July 10, 2020 in Misc, Press Releases, Recent News

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 19th Annual Mercy Otis Warren Cape Cod Woman of the Year Award is MARION “MIMI” McCONNELL of Cotuit. ABOUT THE RECIPIENT: Mimi McConnell’s name was placed into […]

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Registry of Deeds Real Estate Activity for June 2020

Registry of Deeds Real Estate Activity for June 2020

By on July 8, 2020 in Press Releases, Recent News

Sales Volume Continues Slides, Mortgage Volume Spikes June 7, 2020 – Barnstable County Register of Deeds, John F. Meade, reports that the volume of real estate sales in June 2020 was down 9.5% from June 2019 volume and the total value of sales was down 3.7% from the previous year.  The median individual property sale […]

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