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Message from Chairman Ronald Bergstrom – Barnstable County Commissioners

Message from Chairman Ronald Bergstrom – Barnstable County Commissioners

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

(July 2, 2020) Thank you to our Local Boards of Health and Health Agents. You have worked tirelessly during these last several months in an unprecedented public health crisis. Your role is a primary and important one: providing a broad array of ​routine services day after day and monitoring, reporting, educating, counseling, and protecting our […]

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For Immediate Release: Cape Cod Commission Receives Major Investment to Support the Regional Economy

For Immediate Release: Cape Cod Commission Receives Major Investment to Support the Regional Economy

By on June 29, 2020 in Press Releases, Recent News

 $400,000 CARES Act grant will support recovery and resiliency efforts in the wake of COVID-19 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (June 29, 2020) – The Cape Cod Commission has received a Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act Recovery Assistance Grant from the US Department of Commerce’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) in the amount of $400,000 […]

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

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

By on June 24, 2020 in Press Releases, Recent News

PRESS RELEASE 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 Government and nonprofit entities eligible for funds to support local and regional recovery efforts FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (June 24, 2020) – The Cape Cod Commission, on behalf of the Barnstable County Commissioners […]

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Step Two of Phase II Reopening Begins Today, Monday, June 22

Step Two of Phase II Reopening Begins Today, Monday, June 22

By on June 19, 2020 in Press Releases

  Step Two of Phase II of the Commonwealth’s four-phase reopening process begins Monday, June 22. As of today, Monday, June 22 the following is eligible to reopen: Indoor table service at restaurants, per Guidance for Restaurants Close contact personal services, with restrictions, per Guidance for Close Contact Personal Services Retail dressing rooms, by appointment […]

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Cape Cod Reopening Task Force Highlights Ongoing Planning for COVID-19 Testing on Cape Cod this Summer

Cape Cod Reopening Task Force Highlights Ongoing Planning for COVID-19 Testing on Cape Cod this Summer

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Frank Schulze, Communications Director June 18, 2020 Frank.Schulze@masenate.gov (CAPE COD) Today, the Cape Cod Reopening Task Force and regional health partners announced plans to increase access to testing on Cape Cod this summer to detect and contain the novel coronavirus. In a morning press availability, Cape Cod Healthcare CEO Mike Lauf, […]

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Cape Cod Businesses Reporting Impacts due to COVID-19 Pandemic

Cape Cod Businesses Reporting Impacts due to COVID-19 Pandemic

By on June 16, 2020 in Misc, Press Releases, Recent News

PRESS RELEASE Information from the Cape Cod Commission Cape Cod Commission and Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce release preliminary business survey data FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (June 16, 2020) — Preliminary results from a survey issued to local business owners by the Cape Cod Commission and the Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce suggest severe impacts to […]

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Cape Cod Reopening Task Force Unveils ReopeningCapeCod.org

Cape Cod Reopening Task Force Unveils ReopeningCapeCod.org

By on May 29, 2020 in Press Releases, Recent News

Cape Cod Reopening Task Force Unveils ReopeningCapeCod.org Website to Provide Information to Public as Summer Season Begins FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE- May 29, 2020 Cape Cod – The Cape Cod Reopening Task Force unveiled a new website this week: www.ReopeningCapeCod.org.The site serves as a one-stop location for residents, businesses, employees, municipalities, and visitors to the region. […]

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Cape Cod Reopening Task Force Offers Reactions to Governor Baker’s Reopening Plan

Cape Cod Reopening Task Force Offers Reactions to Governor Baker’s Reopening Plan

By on May 20, 2020 in Press Releases, Recent News

Task Force Members Working In Unison to Prepare for Summer 2020 as Memorial Day Weekend Approaches FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 20, 2020 Cape Cod ​ – The Cape Cod Reopening Task Force released a statement regarding the outlook for Summer 2020 today, after Governor Charlie Baker announced the reopening plan for the Commonwealth on Monday. […]

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

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

By on May 19, 2020 in Press Releases, Recent News

INFORMATION FROM THE CAPE COD COMMISSION Media Contacts: Kristy Senatori, Executive Director | 508-744-1216 ksenatori@capecodcommission.org  Sarah Colvin, Communications Manager | (508) 744-1271 sarah.colvin@capecodcommission.org Cape Cod Commission and Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce Launch Survey of COVID-19 Business Impacts Survey seeks to better understand the current and anticipated impacts of COVID-19 For Immediate Release (May 19, 2020) – The Cape Cod Commission and the Cape Cod Chamber of […]

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Response Activities Continue in Barnstable County as COVID-19 Cases Decline 

Response Activities Continue in Barnstable County as COVID-19 Cases Decline 

By on May 15, 2020 in Press Releases, Recent News

BCREPC Media Release   Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee Media Release 011 – COVID-19   For Immediate Release Response Activities Continue in Barnstable County as  COVID-19 Cases Decline  BARNSTABLE (MA) May 15, 2020 – The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) held a conference call on Thursday, May 14, 2020, at 4:00 p.m. to review the […]

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