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Children’s Cove 19th Annual Champions for Children Conference was Virtual Success 

Children’s Cove 19th Annual Champions for Children Conference was Virtual Success 

By on November 3, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Information from: Stacy Gallagher, Director  Children’s Cove     The innovative multidisciplinary virtual conference had a record number of attendees   (Barnstable, MA) – November 2, 2021, Children’s Cove, the Cape & Islands Child Advocacy Center, hosted its 19th Annual Champions for Children Conference in a virtual setting on October 21, 2021, which allowed a record […]

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Barnstable County Names Mandi Speakman Deputy Director of Department of Human Services   

Barnstable County Names Mandi Speakman Deputy Director of Department of Human Services   

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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Information from: Barnstable County Department of Human Services Position will help advance initiatives in behavioral health, aging, and homelessness  November 1, 2021 (Barnstable, MA) – The Barnstable County Department of Human Services is pleased to announce the hire of Mandi Speakman as Deputy Director/Senior Project Manager. Ms. Speakman will work to help advance the Department’s County-wide initiatives, focusing particular […]

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BCREPC Continues to Address Community Needs as Power Restoration and Cleanup Efforts Progress

BCREPC Continues to Address Community Needs as Power Restoration and Cleanup Efforts Progress

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

October 30, 2021 (Barnstable, MA) – The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC), comprised of state, county, and local officials, first responders, emergency managers, elected officials, and other regional partners, continues coordination efforts to ensure needs are met in all 15 towns following this past week’s nor’easter. CURRENT AND PROJECTED WEATHER  No new weather advisories, […]

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BCREPC and Regional Partners Discuss Developments on Storm Restoration

BCREPC and Regional Partners Discuss Developments on Storm Restoration

By on October 29, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

Media Alert 008:  Information from  the  Barnstable County Emergency Planning Committee  (BCREPC)                        BCRECP and Regional Partners Discuss Developments on Storm Restoration Committee members convened at 4:30 PM today October 29, 2021 (Barnstable, MA) – The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC), comprised of state, county, and local officials, first responders, emergency managers, elected officials, and other regional partners, […]

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Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment Announces Scheduling and Location Changes Re Free COVID-19 PCR Testing Clinics

Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment Announces Scheduling and Location Changes Re Free COVID-19 PCR Testing Clinics

By on October 29, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

  MEDIA ALERT Information from: Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment                              October 29, 2021 (Barnstable, MA) – Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment will continue to provide free COVID-19 PCR Testing through the end of October and over the holidays, with some changes to testing […]

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BCREPC met at 4:30pm to discuss the latest updates on power restoration, support to community 

BCREPC met at 4:30pm to discuss the latest updates on power restoration, support to community 

By on October 28, 2021 in Press Releases

 Media Alert 006:    Information from  the  Barnstable County  Emergency Planning Committee  (BCREPC)                    Regional Response to Nor’easter in its Third Full Day  BCREPC met at 4:30pm to discuss the latest updates on power restoration, support to community  October 28, 2021 (Barnstable, MA) – The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC), comprised of state, county, and local officials, first responders, emergency managers, elected officials, and […]

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Coordinated Regional-Level Response to Nor’easter Continues on the Cape and the Islands

Coordinated Regional-Level Response to Nor’easter Continues on the Cape and the Islands

By on October 28, 2021 in Press Releases

BCREPC met at 10:30 AM to discuss impact management, outlook on power restoration  October 28, 2021 (Barnstable, MA) – The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC), comprised of state, county, and local officials, first responders, emergency managers, elected officials, and other regional partners, met for the fifth time this morning on a remote call to […]

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BCREPC Continued Regional Response to Nor’easter

BCREPC Continued Regional Response to Nor’easter

By on October 27, 2021 in Press Releases

Media Alert 004 Information from the Barnstable County Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) BCREPC Continued Regional Response to Nor’easter BCREPC meets at 4:30pm tocontinueassessingmulti-day storm event and its widespread impact October 27, 2021 (Barnstable, MA) –The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC), comprised of state, county, and local officials, first responders, emergency managers, elected officials, and other regional partners, met for thefourthtime […]

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BCREPC assessed multi-day storm event and widespread impact at 11:00 AM 

BCREPC assessed multi-day storm event and widespread impact at 11:00 AM 

By on October 27, 2021 in Press Releases

Media Alert 003:   Information from the Barnstable County Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC)      Cape & Islands Respond to Nor’easter Storm  BCREPC assessed multi-day storm event and widespread impact at 11:00 AM  October 27, 2021 (Barnstable, MA) – The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC), comprised of state, county, and local officials, first responders, emergency managers, […]

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[10/27/21 5:50 AM] Alert from Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee

[10/27/21 5:50 AM] Alert from Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee

By on October 27, 2021 in Press Releases

ALL SCHOOLS CLOSED 10/27/21 STAY OFF ROADS REPORT POWER OUTAGES TO EVERSOURCE The MACC (Multi-Agency Coordination Center) at Barnstable County has been monitoring events throughout the night and facilitating numerous requests.  Currently there are widespread power outages across Cape Cod and significant tree damage.  Many roads are impassible. Residents are urged to STAY OFF ROADS. […]

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