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BCREPC Finalizes Nor’easter Storm Preparation

BCREPC Finalizes Nor’easter Storm Preparation

By on October 26, 2021 in Press Releases

Media Alert 002: Information from the Barnstable County Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC)          BCREPC Finalizes Nor’easter Storm Preparation Committee reviewed minor changes in storm track at 4:00 PM meeting October 26, 2021 (Barnstable, MA) – The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC), comprised of state, county, and local officials, first responders, emergency managers, elected officials, […]

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BCREPC Responds to Nor’easter Impacting Cape Cod & Islands

BCREPC Responds to Nor’easter Impacting Cape Cod & Islands

By on October 26, 2021 in Press Releases

Media Alert 001: Information from the Barnstable County Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC)  BCREPC Responds to Nor’easter Impacting Cape Cod & Islands Committee Convened at 10:30 AM to Review Storm Preparation October 26, 2021 (Barnstable, MA) – The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC), comprised of state, county, and local officials, first responders, emergency managers, elected […]

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Report of Barnstable County Real Estate Activity | September 2021 |  Sales Volume Dips While Individual Value Rises

Report of Barnstable County Real Estate Activity | September 2021 | Sales Volume Dips While Individual Value Rises

By on October 25, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS BARNSTABLE COUNTY REGISTRY OF DEEDS P.O. BOX 368 BARNSTABLE, MASSACHUSETTS 02630 Telephone 508-362-7733 Fax 508-362-1917 John F. Meade, Registrar David B. Murphy, Assistant Register Kathleen Grenier, Executive Administrative Assistant REPORT OF BARNSTABLE COUNTY REAL ESTATE ACTIVITY FOR THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER 2021 SALES VOLUME DIPS & INDIVIDUAL VALUE RISES Barnstable County Register of Deeds, […]

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2022 UMass Garden Calendars Now Available for Purchase 

2022 UMass Garden Calendars Now Available for Purchase 

By on October 25, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

MEDIA ALERT  Information from:  CAPE COD COOPERATIVE EXTENSION    2022 UMass Garden Calendars Now Available for Purchase  Calendar provides helpful gardening tips all year long   October 22, 2021 (Barnstable, MA) – The 2022 UMASS Garden Calendar is now for sale on the Cape Cod Cooperative Extension’s website. This year’s Garden Calendar feature article is Keystone […]

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Groundbreaking Nitrogen Monitoring Technology Completes Field Verification at Barnstable County’s Massachusetts Alternative Septic System Test Center (MASSTC) 

Groundbreaking Nitrogen Monitoring Technology Completes Field Verification at Barnstable County’s Massachusetts Alternative Septic System Test Center (MASSTC) 

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

October 22, 2021 – Barnstable, MA | The Massachusetts Alternative Septic System Test Center (MASSTC), a division of the Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment, announced today that field verification testing conducted at the facility during the last three years has aided in the successful development of an award-winning sensor for measuring nitrogen discharges from innovative and alternative (I/A) septic systems.   Found in most soils and plants, water, the atmosphere, and our DNA, nitrogen is crucial to life on […]

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Cape Cod Cooperative Extension   4-H Program announces scholarship awards 

Cape Cod Cooperative Extension  4-H Program announces scholarship awards 

By on October 18, 2021 in Misc, Press Releases, Recent News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Information from Cape Cod Cooperative Extension  October 15, 2021 (Barnstable, MA) – Four outstanding Barnstable County 4-H members were selected by the Barnstable County 4-H Advisory to receive scholarships totaling $6,000, as well as a $500 Kent Lage Scholarship from the Massachusetts 4-H Foundation. The four members receiving scholarships are Lydia Fitton-Alves, Elena Fritsch, […]

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Cape Cod Climate Change Collaborative presents Net Zero 2021 | Powering Change at the Grassroots Level: Our Roadmap to a Clean Energy Future

Cape Cod Climate Change Collaborative presents Net Zero 2021 | Powering Change at the Grassroots Level: Our Roadmap to a Clean Energy Future

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

The Cape Cod Climate Change Collaborative’s “Net Zero 2021 | Powering Change at the Grassroots Level: Our Roadmap to a Clean Energy Future” is set for Friday, October 29, from 8:30 AM to 3:30 PM. This is the Climate Collaborative’s fourth annual and second virtual conference. The NZ‐21 conference will focus on Massachusetts’ groundbreaking new […]

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Deadline to Apply for Position on Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission is Friday, October 15

Deadline to Apply for Position on Barnstable County Human Rights Advisory Commission is Friday, October 15

By on October 13, 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 Department of Health and Environment to Conduct a High Dose Flu Vaccine Clinic for Adults 65+

Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment to Conduct a High Dose Flu Vaccine Clinic for Adults 65+

By on October 8, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

For Immediate Release October 7, 2021 (Barnstable, MA) –On Thursday, October 7, 2021, Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment announced it will hold a drive-through clinic to distribute high dose flu vaccine to adults aged 65 or older. The clinic will take place on Tuesday, October 12th from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM at […]

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Barnstable County Awarded $500K Public Health Nursing Grant to Bolster COVID-19 Case Investigation and Tracking

Barnstable County Awarded $500K Public Health Nursing Grant to Bolster COVID-19 Case Investigation and Tracking

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

OR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Information from: Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment September 29, 2021 – Barnstable, MA | Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment’s Public Health Nursing Division announced today that they have been awarded a $500K grant through the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and the Massachusetts Department of Public Health (MA […]

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