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Barnstable County Department of Human Services  Hires New Substance Use Prevention Program Manager

Barnstable County Department of Human Services Hires New Substance Use Prevention Program Manager

By on September 13, 2021 in Misc, Press Releases, Recent News

Position collaborates with regional stakeholders and partners on critical substance use issues impacting Cape Cod September 13, 2021 (Barnstable, MA) – The Barnstable County Department of Human Services is pleased to announce the hire of Kate Lena as Program Manager for Substance Use Prevention. Ms. Lena will continue the Department’s work on planning and implementing […]

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Registration Now Open for Master Gardeners of Cape Cod  Fall Symposium “Autumn Joy”  

Registration Now Open for Master Gardeners of Cape Cod  Fall Symposium “Autumn Joy”  

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

MEDIA ALERT   Information from:  CAPE COD COOPERATIVE EXTENSION         Annual Event to be held virtually on Saturday, October 2, 2021  September 10, 2021 (Barnstable, MA) – The Master Gardeners of Cape Cod will once again offer an information-filled celebration of gardening with our annual Autumn Joy program on Saturday, October 2 at 10:00 […]

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Cape Cod Cooperative Extension Seeks Applicants for Master Gardener Program

Cape Cod Cooperative Extension Seeks Applicants for Master Gardener Program

By on September 9, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

Become a Master Gardener September 9, 2021 (Barnstable, MA) The Master Gardener Association of Cape Cod is now accepting applications for the 2022 class. If you enjoy gardening and are enthusiastic about sharing your gardening knowledge, you should consider applying. Master Gardeners are adults of all ages who love gardening and have previous gardening experience; […]

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HUD Announces $2.7 Billion Funding Opportunity to  Help People Experiencing Homelessness

HUD Announces $2.7 Billion Funding Opportunity to Help People Experiencing Homelessness

By on September 2, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Information from Barnstable County Department of Human Services       Update, September 7, 2021 (Barnstable, MA) – In compliance with newly issued priorities by the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) for project application scoring, the CoC has updated the FY2021 Notice of Funding Opportunity (NOFO) NEW AND RENEWAL PROJECT SCORING […]

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Barnstable County Commissioners:  Upcoming Meeting Highlights

Barnstable County Commissioners: Upcoming Meeting Highlights

By on August 31, 2021 in Recent News

Barnstable County Commissioners Meeting on September 1, 2021  Every other week, the Barnstable County Board of Regional Commissioners hold a regular meeting to discuss important issues that impact our region.  We invite residents to participate in a public meeting or watch live streamed on our YouTube channel. What’s on the Agenda today? Meredith Ballinger, AmeriCorps […]

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Wendy Northcross Honored with Annual OneCape Award 

Wendy Northcross Honored with Annual OneCape Award 

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

Award honors outstanding leadership and dedication to Cape Cod  For Immediate Release (August 30, 2021) — The Cape Cod Commission is honored to announce Wendy Northcross as the recipient of the 2021 OneCape Award. This year, the award was presented to Wendy in recognition of her commitment to keeping Cape Cod a special place. Wendy […]

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U.S. Supreme Court Reverses CDC’s Eviction Moratorium

U.S. Supreme Court Reverses CDC’s Eviction Moratorium

By on August 30, 2021 in Recent News

For Immediate Release Friday, August 27, 2021 With Nearly $4.3 Million in Rental Assistance Awarded to Date, Housing Assistance Stands Ready to Support Households Facing Eviction Supreme Court decision could jeopardize housing for residents of Cape Cod and the Islands (Cape Cod, MA) – With the U.S. Supreme Court reversing the CDC’s eviction moratorium yesterday, […]

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Barnstable County’s Massachusetts Alternative Septic System Test Center (MASSTC) awarded $1.24M grant to study pathogen reduction during wastewater treatment processes

Barnstable County’s Massachusetts Alternative Septic System Test Center (MASSTC) awarded $1.24M grant to study pathogen reduction during wastewater treatment processes

By on August 27, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Information from: Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment Barnstable County’s Massachusetts Alternative Septic System Test Center (MASSTC) awarded $1.24M grant to study pathogen reduction during wastewater treatment processes August 27, 2021 – Barnstable, MA | The Massachusetts Alternative Septic System Test Center (MASSTC), a division of the Barnstable County Department of Health […]

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HUD Announces $2.7 Billion Funding Opportunities to Help People Experiencing Homelessness

By on August 26, 2021 in Recent News

FY2021 Continuum of Care Notice of Funding Opportunity On August 18, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced the FY2021 Notice of Funding Opportunity, including $2.656 billion in Continuum of Care Program (CoC) competitive funding available to homeless services organizations across the country for supportive services and housing programs for people experiencing […]

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

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

By on August 26, 2021 in Press Releases, Recent News

Funds to support local and regional recovery efforts  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (August 26, 2021) — The Cape Cod Commission, on behalf of the Barnstable County Board of Regional Commissioners and the Barnstable County Economic Development Council (BCEDC), is pleased to announce the award of $149,868 in grant funds through the Barnstable County License Plate Grant Program to […]

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